Interior Heart and Surgical Centre Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
The new, three storey facility houses the pre and post-operating patient areas, a cardiac intensive care unit and the central sterilization and reprocessing department. The Centre provides clinical space for up to 600 open heart procedures per year.
The building is LEED® Gold Certified and showcases the use of BC timber products in a health care setting, in accordance with BC's Wood First Act.
The Interior Heart and Surgical Centre also houses the central medical device sterilization/reprocessing functions for the entire Kelowna General Hospital campus, providing efficient, safe and effective sterilization services to patients and staff in every department.