UF Health – Kanapaha Emergency Center

Project: UF Health – Kanapaha Emergency Center
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Owner: UF Health Shands
Construction Cost: $6.9M
Project Size: 10,881 SF
Completion: August 2016

Construction of a new freestanding emergency center in southwest Gainesville.  Located on Archer Road (SR 24) 6 miles west of UF Health Shands main campus, the 10,881 square foot facility boasts 10 exam rooms, one dedicated trauma room, a full laboratory, and diagnostic imaging facilities including X-Ray and CT scans.  The one-story, structural steel building features a contemporary architecture, highlighted by large expanses of curtainwall, clerestory and a translucent fiberglass wall system.  Thanks to internal light wells, the clerestory will bring natural light in to the buildnig’s interior, including the corridors and nurse’s station.