GRAND RAPIDS, MI — BHSH Spectrum Well being West Michigan hosted a groundbreaking Tuesday for a brand new Orthopedic Well being & Efficiency Heart, a four-story constructing that may home 5 working rooms, clinics, and coaching areas the place athletes can find out about harm prevention.
The constructing, anticipated to be accomplished in mid-2024, is Spectrum’s fist first free-standing ambulatory surgical procedure middle, and is a partnership with Arizona-based Atlas Healthcare Companions. It is positioned adjoining to Spectrum’s Built-in Care Campus, 2750 E. Beltline Ave. NE, in Grand Rapids Township.
Darryl Elmouchi, president of Spectrum Well being West Michigan, mentioned the constructing will deliver beneath one roof quite a few orthopedic specialties, together with foot and ankle, sports activities, trauma, whole joint, and extra.
“You might have all this completely different specialization altogether — bodily remedy, the sports activities of us — and everybody builds upon one another and might really provide you with complete plans for people in a manner that in the event that they’re in separate areas or separate services simply does not work,” he mentioned.
As of now, these companies are provided at a number of completely different websites throughout Spectrum’s footprint, although the bulk are at its constructing at 4100 Lake Dr. SE.
“So that is simply one other handy entry level,” Elmouchi mentioned. “It is going to be simpler to navigate, and it’ll have basically each leading edge know-how obtainable proper there.”
Spectrum mentioned it isn’t releasing the full value of the undertaking, although the 5 working rooms are anticipated to value $15 million. The constructing is anticipated to open in mid-2024, Elmouchi mentioned.
Highlights of the constructing, as described in a information launch by Spectrum embrace:
- “Affected person entry to greater than 60 orthopedic specialists, imaging capabilities, image-guided remedy and an orthopedic pressing care middle.”
- “An indoor coaching space, basketball courtroom, turf areas and a movement evaluation lab so athletes can transfer past bodily rehabilitation to particular person and group coaching and enchancment with a concentrate on harm prevention.”
- “Expertise pushed programming to assist athletes of all ages carry out at their peak and forestall harm.”
- “Analysis and schooling for the following era of orthopedic suppliers.”
The constructing can even have indoor and outside coaching areas, in addition to a sports activities efficiency middle that may home private trainers, harm prevention specialists, sports activities medication physicians, and extra.
“There will likely be assessments for people and lessons the place we are able to consider folks, attempt to train them the correct actions, energy workout routines and motions to stop future harm,” Elmouchi mentioned.
Later, he added: “We see a good variety of younger folks which are concerned in train and actions that injure themselves, and I feel the true pleasure about this isn’t solely that we’ll assist them get higher, however that there will likely be all varieties of services and experience to stop them from coming again.”
The brand new Orthopedic Well being & Efficiency Heart is considered one of a number of building initiatives Spectrum is main.
Final month, the well being system broke floor on a $37 million, 120-bed rehab and nursing middle on Cedar Road NE. In July, it broke floor on a 240,000-square-foot constructing, positioned throughout the road from Butterworth Hospital on Michigan Road, that may home outpatient companies comparable to coronary heart and vascular and neurosciences clinics.
It is also constructing a $98.7 million administrative workplace complicated alongside Monroe Avenue NW in downtown Grand Rapids.
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