Cutting edge hospital soon to rise in Legazpi
A hospital that will trump all existing hospitals in Bicol in terms of modernity and amenities will soon be erected along Daraga Legazpi Diversion Road, Barangay Bogtong Legazpi City, Albay.
Allied Care Expert (ACE) Medical Center-Legazpi will have an area of 15,819 square meters. It’s four floors will be chockfull of cutting-edge equipment and facilities.
The Legazpi City Albay Community page on Facebook reported that the 200-bed hospital just received its environmental compliance certificate (ECC) last October 28. It will have a garbage holding room, a cadaver holding room and a sewage treatment monitoring room.
The hospital will also have 141 parking lots with motor-pool for ambulance, a pharmacy and central supply bulk storage, a laundry and linen sorting office and a security-CCTV monitoring office.
The same FB page broke down the expected features of ACE Medical Center per floor:
Ground floor- North Wing: dialysis center, diagnostic unit, ENT maxillofacial unit, wellness unit; eye clinic, 14 OPD clinic, rehab therapy center, cardio center, oncology clinic.
South Wing: pharmacy and central supply room, admitting and social services, emergency unit, coffee shop/resto, radiology unit with two X-rays, MRI, CT Scan, Mammography and ultrasound, billing and cashier, Philhealth HMO, industrial med.
Second Floor- chapel, 45 OPD clinics, dental center, pulmonary clinics, three major surgery rooms, cysts-copy and opta surgery rooms, two delivery rooms and two Cesarean section, labor rooms, recovery rooms, cath lab with surgery room, 16 bassinette nursery intensive care, 16-bed ICU/PICU with isolation, endoscopy room with two recovery beds, doctors lounge, central sterile supply room.
Third Floor- 42 single-bed private rooms, two semi-private rooms, two suite rooms; one isolation room, two-bed ob/gyn ward, six-bed pedia ward, two-nurse station, 44 single-bed private rooms, two semi-private rooms, two suite rooms, one isolation room, six-bed surgery ward, six-bed stroke ward and two-nurse station.
Fourth Floor- 39 single-bed private room, two semi-private rooms, two suite rooms, one isolation room, six-bed ob/gyn ward, six-bed pedia ward, two-nurse station, accounting and treasury, auditorium/function hall, 41-seat nurse training and conference, two guest doctor accommodation, dietary unit and staff dining, administrative offices, medical records rooms, board room and department heads room.