Guthrie Corning Hospital
Corning, New York

Project Facts

Location: Corning, New York
Size: 235,000 SF
Market: Healthcare
Completed: June 2014
Services: Architecture, Interiors
Scope: Acute Care Replacement Hospital and Cancer Center

“This state-of-the-art hospital allows us to fulfill our mission to consistently provide top-quality healthcare to our patients and the Corning Region,” said Guthrie’s Corning Hospital President Shirley Magana.

The new 65 bed Guthrie Corning Hospital replaces the 110 year old existing facility in Corning, NY. It was designed to incorporate lean design features such as minimized travel distances, multiuse flexible spaces, and streamlined workflows. The new hospital provides amenities for patients, their families, and staff, including convenient staff charting stations between patient rooms, family sleep sofas in patient rooms, and bedside room controls for patients. Wayfinding through the facility is direct and intuitive. The site is reachable by public transportation, and covered drop off canopies for the main entrance, cancer center, ambulance, emergency, and patient discharge are provided.

To reflect the changing delivery landscape of healthcare, the new hospital was designed to better accommodate same-day services and shorter hospital stays. The hospital houses 50 med/surg, 8 CCU, 5 LDRP, and 2 post-partum beds. The attached cancer center has its own identity and includes radiation therapy and chemotherapy. The new design incorporates environmentally responsible and energy efficient design solutions to assist Corning Hospital in its LEED submission.

Consultant Team

Stanley D. Lindsey and Assoc., Inc. – Structural Engineers

SSR – MPE Engineers

Hunt Engineers – Civil and Landscape

Gilbane-Welliver Joint Venture – Construction Manager

HPP – Lean Consultant

Contributions to Project's Success

Successful implementation of LEAN design concepts.

Optimized planning for access to outpatient services.

Design that supports patient privacy and dignity.

Adaptable spaces with departments designed for future expansion.

Incorporation of sustainable design elements.

Published in Healthcare Design Showcase, 2015

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