Onward. And upward. The Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital Construction Blog Our new facility has 6 stories.  Our history has thousands.
10Oct 2013

Renovation Update

The renovation design has begun on existing buildings.

Here’s the renovation breakdown for future use:

Main Building:

  • 1st floor -  outpatient therapy, medical clinic, the Motion Analysis Center,  pool and psychology.
  • 2nd floor - Offstage area for staff. This floor will include staff work areas, management office space, staff fitness area, lactation rooms, support services and Medical Group offices. The west end of 2nd floor will include recreation therapy, wheelchair and adaptive sports, Airway Oxygen, and the main equipment storage space.
  • 3rd floor - Inpatient rooms for a secure Pediatrics unit & general rehab rooms.

Professional Building

  • Includes executive administration, marketing, fund development, IT, finance, health information management, business development, human resources, network development, plant services, and the conference center.

Jefferson Building

  • This space will be primarily for the new combined O&P Fabrication Lab.
  • The West Mezzanine will be a long-term storage space for non-O&P departments.

Mary Ives Hunting Center:

  •  This will continue to house the Mary Free Bed Inn on the 4th floor.
  • Renovation design to begin soon on the future 3rd floor (currently prosthetics).
03Oct 2013

Progress Update

New building construction completion is now targeted for summer 2014. After building clean-up and and when final preparations are complete, patients will be moved into the new space.

Check out the latest construction photos.

27Sep 2013

Floor Order Update

The construction team at Mary Free Bed is now planning to fit out the new 5th floor of the addition, which will now include the skilled nursing facility so program floors can be closer together.

The new floor order is the following:

1st floor:  Mary Free Bed parking and O&P Clinic
2nd floor: Mercy Health Saint Mary's parking
3rd floor:  Spinal Cord Injury Program and general therapy patients
4th floor:  Brain Injury & Stroke programs
5th floor:  Skilled nursing facility
6th floor:  Shelled space

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