Shriners to Move Lexington Children’s Hospital


(10/29/2014)
The Shriners Hospitals for Children-Lexington is moving to a new location. Shriners Hospitals for Children and UK Healthcare signed an agreement last week that will change the current location of the children’s hospital from 1900 Richmond Road to South Limestone, across from the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital.

NUMC Renovates Health Library

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/22/2014)
Stalco Construction, based in Islandia, N.Y., and Ehasz Giacalone Architects (EGA), based in Farmingdale, N.Y., have completed a $700,000 renovation and upgrade of the Peter W. Addiego Health Sciences Library at the Nassau University Medical Center (NUMC) in East Meadow.

Florida Hospital Set to Open ER and ICU

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/29/2014)
Florida Hospital Tampa is opening a new emergency room and intensive care unit with a new model of emergency care for patients and families. The new 42,500-square-foot emergency room is twice the size of the current ER and is scheduled to open in early November.

New Orleans VA Hospital Tests Power Plant

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/22/2014)
Construction for a veterans’ medical center in New Orleans reached a major milestone in mid-September as its new, central energy plant powered up for the first time.

Memorial Hermann Unveils Plans for New Hospital

By Jenny Ivy Byrne
(10/08/2014)
Memorial Hermann Health System is planning to build a $168 million hospital, expanding care to Cypress, Texas. The health system board unveiled plans on Oct. 6 for a new, 80-bed hospital to be built on a 32-acre site located on the northeast side of Highway 290. Construction on Phase I is scheduled to begin in early 2015.