Obstetrical NICU Operating Room

Location: Miami, FL
Size: 2,000 SF
Services: General Contractor
Owner: Baptist Health South Florida
Architect: Harvard Jolly, Inc.

Thornton Construction completed the addition and renovation of an Obstetrical Operating Room and surrounding area at Baptist Health South Florida’s South Miami Hospital. Specifically, the project was located on the 3rd floor of the North Tower and it became the 4th Obstetrical Operating Room. Over 2,000 SF of interior space were renovated in the existing Labor and Delivery department. The renovation accommodated an operating room and its associated support services. The support areas included staff spaces for surgery doctors and nurses, locker rooms, lounges, and restrooms. Additionally, the existing air handler unit service the renovated area and adjacent areas was replaced. The project was accomplished in one phase and Thornton implemented the proper sequencing in order to minimize disruption of the hospital operations. This project was AHCA inspected and it was constructed under ICRA Level IV standards.