Parkland Health & Hospital System in Dallas started moving some 650 patients into a new 2.5 million-square-foot facility, culminating a five-year process that started five years ago with a voter-approved bond issue.
About 600 patients were moved Thursday into a new $1.3 billion hospital in Dallas that replaces an aging facility memorialized in U.S. history as the place John F. Kennedy was pronounced dead after his assassination.
MercyRockford Health System, the product of a January merger between Mercy Health and Rockford (Ill.) Health System, plans to transfer most of its acute-care services to a new $400 million “destination campus.”
MercyRockford Health System, the product of a January merger between Janesville, Wis.-based Mercy Health and Rockford (Ill.) Health System, plans to transfer most of its acute-care services to a new $400 million “destination campus.”
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina ravaged New Orleans and damaged Charity Hospital beyond repair, a new $1.1 billion facility has opened in the safety net hospital's place.
A number of health systems are once again in building mode. After a period in which systems largely turned their attention and capital spending to health information-technology needs, there are signs that the construction industry is getting a second wind.
After a period when health systems largely turned their attention—and their funds—to health information technology needs, there are signs that the construction industry is getting a second wind.
Almost 2,200 healthcare construction projects have received some level of LEED certification or are seeking certification, but only a small handful have scored a rating of platinum.
A growing pipeline of senior housing construction projects has buoyed growth for the healthcare real estate investment trusts on Modern Healthcare's annual list of the largest healthcare REITs, experts say.
When the leaders of Akron (Ohio) Children's Hospital faced a pressing question as they began planning a new facility to house their neonatal intensive-care unit, outpatient surgery and other growing service lines, they turned to Lean Six Sigma methods for aid in their decision-making.
State lawmakers should consider imposing a moratorium on licensing new hospitals that don't take Medicare and Medicaid patients, Eric Boley, president of the Wyoming Hospital Association, said.
San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital, Banning, Calif., has entered exclusive affiliation discussions with Loma Linda University Health and Adventist Health.