With the opening of its $87 million state-of-the-art Patient Tower, Sumner Regional Health Systems completed the largest capital healthcare construction project in the history of Sumner County, Tennessee. The new Patient Tower features the latest in healthcare design, patient safety and infection control. It has 90 private rooms, an expanded emergency department, a new medical imaging department, patient lobby and registration area, 18 advanced critical care rooms, six new surgical suites and a renovated women and children’s center.
Built with eco-friendly features, the Patient Tower takes advantage of energy-efficient elements and recycled materials. Completed in 2009, this design/assist project had a contract value of $6,974,000.