Before you read any further, if you haven't already please take our People Readiness Survey to help us plan how we’ll prepare YOU for the new St. Paul’s Hospital and health campus. You'll be entered in one of 50 random draws for a $5 Tim Horton's coffee card. I'm sure you'll agree, people are absolutely critical to our project's success....read more
In case you haven't heard we've sold the current St. Paul’s Hospital site for nearly $1 billion to developer Concord Pacific. Read more about it in the Vancouver Sun which includes the government's announcement.
This fall we'll be selecting our Design-Builder for the new St. Paul's Hospital. Construction could start at the end of this year or early next year. Also this fall we'll be asking staff and physicians for input into the design - if you’re tapped on the shoulder and asked to study designs and attend meetings, please lean in.
A new technology we’re adding at the new St. Paul’s which will benefit everyone in the hospital, whether they know it or not, is a Clinical Operations Centre. Akin to an air traffic control tower, we’ll use it to manage patient flows, logistics, and cross-department coordination.
It’s been a year since we put up the colourful and inspiring “It’s Happening” graphics around St. Paul’s Hospital. Rest assured the new St. Paul’s is definitely still happening! The support of our PHC family is still imperative.
The B.C. Ministry of Health will spend at least $4.4 billion over the next three to five years on 13 major hospital construction projects, including the new St. Paul's Hospital to help salvage the COVID-19 ailing construction industry. Read the full story here