UAP Clinic Announces Plans for New Medical Office Building
Terre Haute - After more than two years of planning and discussion, Union Associated Physicians Clinic has begun construction of a new medical office building on the campus of Union Hospital. The official groundbreaking for the new facility will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2011. The project will take 18 months to complete and will cost approximately $20 million.
"The new UAP Clinic facility will be a tremendous asset for the residents of the Wabash Valley," said CEO Patrick Board. "Not only will it be a state-of-the-art facility for providing better outpatient medical care to patients, it will also allow our physicians to provide more timely care to patients at Union Hospital, both inpatients and those who come through the emergency department. For over 95 years, UAP Clinic has been committed to providing quality primary and specialty medical care in the Wabash Valley and this new facility represents our commitment to sustain the commitment into the future."
The four-floor, 125,000-square-foot medical office building, located south of Eighth Avenue and west of the Landsbaum Center for Medical Education, will be the new practice location for physicians in the specialties of Allergy/Asthma/Immunology, Cardiology, ENT, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Pulmonology/Critical Care/Sleep Medicine and Urology. Additional patient care services that will be provided include: audiology, cardiovascular testing, imaging, laboratory and pharmacy, complete with drive-up window.