A brand new constructing, new acute care inpatient beds and more room for affected person care packages are a part of an enlargement coming to the Boundary Trails Well being Centre in Winkler.
The province introduced the $64.4 million undertaking on the centre which serves the Southern Well being area, will roll out in two levels.
A two-storey neighborhood providers constructing will likely be erected first and is predicted to incorporate packages resembling ambulatory care, most cancers care, dwelling care, schooling providers, public well being, well being data providers, and administration.
As soon as these providers are relocated to the brand new constructing, renovations will start on vacated areas within the well being centre and can enable for the creation of expanded areas for a number of departments and packages, together with surgical procedure, and the addition of a retail pharmacy.
“We’re constructing a health-care system that gives rural communities extra providers nearer to dwelling supporting specialised providers at bigger amenities like Boundary Trails, which may cut back the necessity for a lot of residents to journey to Winnipeg for his or her care,” Manitoba Well being Minister Audrey Gordon mentioned.
Development is predicted to start by summer time 2022.
“This new funding in acute care inpatient beds and extra area for affected person care packages will strengthen the community of assets that makes Boundary Trails an vital hub of medical providers,” Southern Well being-Sante Sud CEO Jane Curtis mentioned. “It’s going to make sure that we proceed to fulfill the long-term wants of this rising space with entry to top quality, specialised care that’s nearer to dwelling.”
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