Edward Hospital has the state’s approval to expand. The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board recently voted unanimously to approve the hospital’s proposal to add two floors
Edward unveiled the $63.7 million expansion plan back in December. It includes 36 medical/surgical beds, 24 intensive care unit beds and a physical therapy gym. This would increase their bed count from 309 to 357.
Construction is scheduled to begin this summer and end in late 2013.
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