Canyon Vista Medical Center Sierra Vista, AZ

This new greenfield replacement hospital houses 106 all private patient rooms on a 74 acre medical campus with adjacent Medical Office Buildings. The hospital is connected to the existing Ambulatory Surgery Center and Diagnostic Center.

The facility is designed to respect patient privacy and dignity while promoting efficiency of use for caregivers and providing a welcoming environment for patients and families. Circulation is arranged to maximize the functional relationships between them. Major ancillary services are aligned along exterior walls for ease of expansion.

State of the art technology can be found throughout the hospital in wireless and digital technology, computerized drug dispensing and electronic medical records.

The interior colors and furniture are warm and relaxing. Local art work fills the four lobbies, corridors and patient rooms. The exterior is an example of the regions architectural influence featuring a color palette of stucco and stone derived from natural colors of the site and nearby mountain ranges. Blue tinted glass reflects the color of the Arizona sky while reducing energy costs.

Photography by TERRY WIER PHOTOGRAPHY