Saunders' healthcare portfolio covers the full spectrum of project types from occupied inpatient remodels and additions, to new hospitals and everything in between.

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Children's Hospital South Inpatient Facility

Children’s Hospital Colorado sought to provide comprehensive healthcare services to children residing the South Metro Denver to meet ever-growing demands. The new South Campus is a 182,000-square-foot facility providing both in-patient and out-patient care. The design of the building takes its aesthetic cues from their main campus in Aurora. 

The South Campus facility includes: Inpatient Care, Outpatient Clinics, 24/7 Urgent Care with 22 exam rooms, Sports Medicine Program, Surgery Center with four operating rooms, Infusion Center, Laboratory Services, Imaging Services and Diagnostic Services. In addition, the facility features a family hospitality area, play areas for patients and siblings, a cafeteria/coffee shop and conference rooms. 

To meet the fast-track schedule, the team consisting of adopted an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) delivery. To facilitate this process, all team members are working from a single, integrated Building Information Model using cloud-based technology. This process enables the early procurement and fabrication of critical items including structural steel, curtain wall, mechanical and electrical systems, and fire detection and protection systems. 

Client: Children's Hospital Colorado

Architect: Davis Partnership and FKP Architects

Location: Highlands Ranch, Colorado