Baptist Health Care West Expansion Phase II

Location: Pensacola, Florida

Size: 44,150 sf

Cost: $12 million

The hospital was experiencing increased patient volumes in their surgical division, along with a shortage of patient prep and recovery areas. The proposed solution entailed the construction of a 35,000 square foot anesthesia recover to four state of the are operating rooms. The facility includes a two story entry lobby with additional surgical registration area, group meeting areas, along with increased waiting area for patient families. The second floor of the facility includes 42 peri-operative patient stations, suitable for preparing or recovering surgical patients. It also includes staffs support areas centralized in a race track arrangement around the patient stations. The new operatories include state of the art video integration systems for the remote viewing of surgical procedures. Multiple phases were required to maintain hospital operations during the construction process.