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MAHC Reveals Plans For New Hospitals Tonight in Bracebridge

Posted: 2019-03-04 07:29:58 By: hbr

Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) is inviting the public to get its first look at future healthcare in the region.

MAHC’s Capital Plan Development Task Force is hosting the first of a series of information sessions tonight to provide an update on the progress of the Two Acute Sites model for the future, which includes emergency, inpatient and surgical services at each site, and present the design options for building the future Two Acute Sites model.

In Bracebridge, three options are being contemplated:

  • renovation and expansion of the existing building;
  • a new, replacement building on the existing site;
  • a new building on a greenfield (new) site due to existing land constraints.

In Huntsville, two options are being considered:

  • renovation and expansion of the existing building;
  • a new replacement building on the existing land.

The public will be able to see high-level site plans and floor plans for each building option and share their feedback through hard copy and/or online survey following the sessions.

Tonight’s meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Bracebridge Sportsplex Auditorium

The MAHC will be holding a meeting at the. – Dwight Community Centre tomorrow, March 5 at 1 p.m and then at 7pm at theTerry Fox Auditorium, Gravenhurst Centennial Centre

Other meetings include:

March 6 – 7 p.m. – Port Carling Community Centre (2nd floor)

March 7 – 7 p.m. – Canada Summit Centre Active Living Centre (1st floor), Huntsville

March 8 – 4 p.m. – Armour Ryerson Burk’s Falls Arena Hall