Work is effectively underway on the most important growth challenge within the historical past of Lincoln’s Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital.
The three-story addition, a 112,000-square-foot affected person wing to the southwest of the present 460,000-square-foot hospital at 5401 South St., is predicted to be open subsequent 12 months. It can have 59 new, larger, more-modern affected person rooms that can substitute ones that have been constructed within the 1970s.
As soon as full, the $57 million challenge contains transforming the previous affected person rooms into storage and assist area and a brand new remedy health club, which is scheduled to be full by January 2023. The challenge additionally features a new principal entrance.
Lincoln’s CHI Well being and Bryan Well being programs are additionally engaged on tasks.
Groundbreaking on the brand new CHI Well being Household Well being Middle/CHI Well being Clinic at 40th Road and Yankee Hill Street ought to happen someday this 12 months, mentioned spokeswoman Taylor Barth. Development is predicted to take a couple of 12 months.
The clinic might be just like ones CHI Well being has in Omaha and Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Barth mentioned it would provide quite a lot of specialties with the intention of making a “one-stop outpatient expertise.”
“In our different household well being facilities, we offer quite a lot of well being care companies below one roof, together with main care, OB/GYN, specialty care, behavioral well being, diabetic schooling, imaging, lab, bodily remedy and extra,” she mentioned. “We’ll have extra particulars on what precisely this Lincoln location will present as we get nearer to opening.”