September 29, 2017
Phase 2A of PACU renovation completed at Edward Hospital
NAPERVILLE, IL—Edward-Elmhurst Health recently completed phase 2A of a PACU renovation that is part of a multi-phase renovation and addition. The project is phased to allow use of the existing PACU and OR Suite while the new work is constructed. The PACU Renovation includes the creation of a new 25 bay Post-Anesthesia Care Unit, 10 bay Ambulatory Clinic, Surgical Services Ofﬁce, and new Radiology and CSP storage rooms. The ﬁnal phase of the project is scheduled for completion in May 2018. M&CA has worked closely with the design/construction team, including the Owner, Consultants, and Contractor to ensure the phases accommodate the needs for continued use of the existing facilities.
Edward Hospital is a part of Edward-Elmhurst Health, one of the larger integrated health systems in the state of Illinois. Edward- Elmhurst Health is comprised of three hospitals—Edward, Elmhurst and Linden Oaks Behavioral Health. With annual revenues of more than $1 billion and over 50 outpatient locations across a service area of 1.7 million residents, the system employs nearly 7,500 and has more than 1,900 physicians on staff. In 2005, Edward became the ﬁrst hospital serving DuPage and Will counties to earn Magnet Recognition®, the ultimate credential for excellence in nursing. Edward was re-designated as a Magnet hospital in 2010 and 2014. It was also named a Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital (2016) in the nation by Truven Analytics, as well as ranked among the top 5 percent in the nation (2014 and 2015) by Healthgrades for overall cardiac services.
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