NHS Health Care Complex and Walker Family Cancer Centre Niagara, Ontario, Canada
This 970,000ft2, 5-storey acute care community hospital replaced two aging facilities in the Niagara region and accommodates 374 acute care beds, and associated outpatient and support services. It provides a comprehensive range of clinical services including:
- a Cancer Centre that serves 1,200 patients close to home, relieving them from the stress of travelling to Hamilton or Toronto for treatments
- a longer term Mental Health service that includes 53 beds
- dialysis services; and
- Cardiac Catheterization services which provides diagnostic investigation, reduces hospitalizations for heart disease and provides faster local care for residents of the Niagara region.
Plenary Health was also responsible for leading the procurement process for the new medical equipment for the facility. Substantial Completion was achieved in November 2012 and Patient Care began in the Spring of 2013.
This project received the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships' Award of Merit for Project Financing.