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Sentara Health Plans for the Construction of New Hospital in Virginia, USA

Introduction:
Sentara Health plans for the construction of new modern acute care hospital in Virginia, USA.

Features:
The newly constructed hospital is engineered for sustainability, not only in the present but also with a vision for the future. Its design prioritises adaptability, ensuring seamless adjustment to evolving healthcare delivery methods that cater to the specific requirements of the community.

The new hospital will feature a comprehensive range of facilities, including inpatient medical, surgical, intensive care, and observation beds, along with specialised units such as a cardiac catheterisation suite and emergency department. 

It will be equipped with operating rooms, a procedural room, helipad, imaging services, laboratory, pathology, pharmacy, rehabilitation, respiratory therapy, and various support departments. 

Additionally, a wide spectrum of medical services will be available, encompassing anaesthesiology, behavioral health, cardiology, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, critical care, dentistry, emergency medicine, endocrinology, family medicine, gastroenterology, general surgery, gynecology, hematology/oncology, home health, hospice, infectious disease, infusion services, internal medicine, nephrology, occupational medicine, orthopedics, pediatrics, pulmonology, radiology, sleep study, and more.  

The hospital aims to revolutionize healthcare within communities by offering interdisciplinary care within a nurturing environment, all focused on delivering top-tier patient care. 

It will integrate innovative design concepts such as green spaces, ample natural light, individualized patient rooms, streamlined healthcare layouts, infection control measures, safety protocols, and the utilisation of locally sourced materials, among other advanced features, to ensure a modern and efficient healthcare setting.

Construction is scheduled to start in 2024, with a projected completion for the summer of 2026.

Specifications:
Name    Sentara Health
Type      New Construction
Budget   2026