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New Patient Care Tower project for Kamloops moves ahead

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New Patient Care Tower project for Kamloops moves ahead

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Royal Inland Hospital Patient Care Tower project

Members of EllisDon Infrastructure include:

  • Respondent team lead: EllisDon Capital Inc.
  • Equity providers: EllisDon Capital Inc.
  • Design-Builder: EllisDon Infrastructure
  • Architect: Parkin Architects Ltd./Kasian Architects
  • Service Provider: EllisDon Facility Services Inc.

The $417.2-million project will be funded by the Ministry of Health and Interior Health, the Thompson Regional Hospital District and the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation.

  • Ministry of Health and Interior Health: $225.2 million
  • Thompson Regional Hospital District: $172 million
  • Royal Inland Hospital Foundation: $20 million

The RIH PCT is a P3 project, which will see EllisDon Infrastructure maintain the Patient Care Tower once construction is complete for a term of 30 years.

Clinical and non-clinical features of the Royal Inland Hospital Patient Care Tower:

  • surgical services
  • medical/surgical inpatient unit
  • mental health and substance use inpatient unit
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Crisis Intervention Program
  • maternal and child services
  • respiratory therapy services
  • reception, patient registration, RIH Foundation and retail space
  • rooftop helipadunderground parkade

The Royal Inland Hospital project will create 209 parking stalls, with the addition of an underground parkade and a new surface parking lot.

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