Lakewood Ranch Medical Middle is planning the most important enlargement undertaking within the hospital’s historical past that not solely will make means for extra providers, but in addition transfer a couple of staff round to do it.
The $28.5 million enlargement will happen on the hospital’s first flooring, stated Lisa Kirkland, director of selling for Lakewood Ranch Medical Middle.
“When the hospital was inbuilt 2004, it was designed in a solution to develop and broaden and meet the rising wants of the areas that we serve,” Kirkland stated.
Presently, the middle of the primary flooring is the place a number of administrative workplaces for medical employees, info know-how, high quality, danger administration, advertising and doctor relations are housed. These can be moved to an present wing of the hospital, Kirkland stated.
The shell of the roughly 10,000-sq.-foot wing is prepared, however crews might want to construct up the workplace area inside to make room for the directors, Kirkland stated. They hope to start out that development work by the top of the month.
Officers have plans for that area in the midst of the hospital as soon as the workplaces are moved.
The hospital will then have area for 2 new deliberate working rooms,…