Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Ascension Sacred Heart in Pensacola, Fla., which serves families in northwest Florida, southern Alabama, and southern Georgia, recently opened a 150,000-square-foot tower.
The 25-month-long project, with Hoar Construction serving as general contractor and HKS as architect, includes a new pediatric emergency department, neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), outpatient lab, pharmacy, rehab gym, family friendly dining area, and Ronald McDonald Family Room.
Facility name: Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Ascension Sacred Heart
Location: Pensacola, Fla.
Completion date: April 2019
Owner: Sacred Heart Health System/Ascension Health
Total building area: 201,816 sq. ft. (150,000-square-foot tower plus 51,816 sq. ft. renovation within existing hospital)
Total construction cost: $60.6 million
Architecture firm: HKS, Inc.
Interior design: HKS, Inc.
General contractor: Hoar Construction
Builder: Hoar Construction