Ambulatory Care Center
Fast Facts: Ambulatory Care Center
Summary: Approximately 300,000 square feet outpatient facility
Parking garage with approximately 1,100 spots for patients and staff
Estimated Cost: $203 million
Construction Schedule: 2012 to 2014
Bioscience Connecticut includes the construction of a new outpatient facility on the lower campus of the UConn Health Center.
Elements of the Plan Include:
- Approximately 300,000 square feet and 1,1 00 space parking garage
- Estimated cost: $203 million
- Construction: 2012 to 2014
This facility will be built using private financing. A design-builder will be hired for the parking, site work, core and shell of the building. The fit out of the building will be done with a traditional design/bid/build process.
Ambulatory Care Center to Include:
- Relocation of an array of outpatient services that are now housed in the Dowling South and Dowling North Medical Office Buildings, as well as services currently in the main UConn Health Center building.
- The addition of 60,000 square feet for new clinician scientist recruits.
- Patient-centered services such as a café, a healing garden, retail space for a commercial pharmacy and an optical shop, and more.
- Connectivity to a new parking garage and the Medical Arts and Research Building.
Departments That Will Be Located in the Ambulatory Care Center Include:
- Internal Medicine
- Occupational Medicine
- Physical Therapy
- Plastic Surgery
- Radiation Oncology, including TomoTherapy
- Vascular Surgery
- Blood Drawing Stations
- Carole and Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
- Center for Advanced Reproductive Services
- Comprehensive Spine Center and Neurosurgery
- Diagnostic Imaging
- Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)
- General Medicine
- General Surgery
- Geriatrics and the Center for Successful Aging
- Infectious Diseases
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