Baptist Hospital has launched a $90 million construction project to expand Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Baptist Hospital’s Surgery Center. This investment shows Baptist Health’s commitment to bringing the latest medical advances to their community. The new facility is slated to open in 2016.
The Pavilion Project will provide a new, enlarged operating and interventional platform for surgeons, endovascular surgeons and interventional radiologists to perform procedures. This nine level facility, includes a basement expansion of CS/Materials, a new two story main entrance, lobby, and patient drop off area and two interventional platform floors. The third floor includes six interventional imaging suites and a hybrid OR. The fifth floor includes six new operating rooms, with an intra-operative CT, blood bank, OR pharmacy and PACU, Prep/Recovery beds.
The Centro de Comprensivo de Cancer will embark on expanding their services beyond the current research tower to include comprehensive cancer services for translational research and bench to bedside care. The construction of a new hospital will add patient care services to the institution and will help achieve NCI designation. The hospital will include inpatient acute care and ICU beds, chemotherapy, bone marrow transplant, radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging, nuclear medicine, PET and surgical services.
Hybrid Rooms – the “Interventional Platform” flexible for any combination of subspecialties to bring image guidance to enable new procedures and interventions. It’s exciting to be working with many leaders such as: