SEATTLE, Sept. 7, 2010 -- The Swedish Orthopedic Institute recently learned it is the only Award of Excellence winner in Modern Healthcare magazine's Design Awards competition for 2010, the results of which were published in the Sept. 1 issue.
The $140 million, 11-story structure -- which was developed by NBBJ in Seattle and opened in June 2008 -- is on the Swedish/First Hill campus and includes 10 operating rooms, 84 inpatient beds, 15 flexible preoperative/recovery beds and 13 post-anesthesia-care beds. It also houses an outpatient pharmacy, a pre-admission clinic, medical office space and a two-story surgical and educational pavilion.
To read an abbreviated version of the Modern Healthcare article about the Institute winning this award, click here.
And for more information about the Swedish Orthopedic Institute, click here.