Pediatrics and Nursery Renovation now in construction at East Kootenay Hospital

Construction has now begun on the Pediatrics and Nursery Renovation at East Kootenay Hospital in Cranbrook, BC. The tender of the projects has recently been awarded to Ledcor Construction Ltd.

The project entails the relocation of the Pediatrics unit and renovation of the Holding Nursery at East Kootenay Regional Hospital. Pediatrics will be relocated to the Maternity and Newborn Inpatient Unit on the second floor of the hospital. Space Constraints will be addressed within the existing Holding Nursery. The areas to be renovated include a 1-bedroom, 1-bed AIR isolation room, nutrition alcove, clean and soiled utility, and furring to accommodate a hand hygiene sink.