Coulee Medical Center is a 25-bed Trauma Level IV Critical Access Hospital. It has been named 2015 most wired facility. This state-of-the-art, 66,000-square-foot facility is a single-story on slab healthcare facility.
The hospital features: electronic medical records system, new equipment, and fully equipped exam rooms. It is home to the Coulee Family Medical Clinic, an emergency room, surgery suites, a labor and delivery unit, and long-term care unit. The hospital also provides on-site radiology, pharmacy and lab services.
There is limited space above the ceiling for MEP installation. D&S Electrical Contractors, Inc. was integral in accomplishing the owners’ goals.
Using AutoCAD, D&S took an active role in evaluating and laying out all electrical-related system conduits and components, as well as coordinating with other involved principles, for what later proved to be a nearly conflict-free pre-build design.
Electrical functions of note performed on this project are:
- Value Engineering