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Parkland opens new $1.3 billion hospital in Dallas

Parkland opens new $1.3 billion hospital in Dallas

By Andis Robeznieks  |  August 20, 2015

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.

Dallas hospital with link to JFK moves to new $1.3B building

Dallas hospital with link to JFK moves to new $1.3B building

By Associated Press  |  August 20, 2015

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 to build $400 million campus

By Adam Rubenfire  |  August 15, 2015

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 to build $400 million hospital campus

MercyRockford to build $400 million hospital campus

By Adam Rubenfire  |  August 13, 2015

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.”

Hospitals return to construction mode as economy strengthens

Hospitals return to construction mode as economy strengthens

By Beth Kutscher  |  July 25, 2015

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.

Senior housing boom propels healthcare REITs

Senior housing boom propels healthcare REITs

By Michael Sandler  |  July 04, 2015

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.

Best Practices: How Lean management can slash hospital construction costs

Best Practices: How Lean management can slash hospital construction costs

By Maureen McKinney  |  June 20, 2015

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.

Wyoming Hospital Associated concerned about new hospitals

By Associated Press  |  June 13, 2015

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.

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