In the News: New hospital expected to 'transform health care'
As highlighted by ABC6 News, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Inpatient Hospital, the largest single facilities project ever undertaken on campus, takes a major step forward.
"We just topped off the steal beam is in... 411 feet tall," Jay Anderson, Chief Operating Officer at the Wexner Medical Center told the ABC6.
The 1.9 million-square-foot inpatient hospital will provide the space for leading-edge research, outstanding clinical training and world-class patient care.
"Columbus is growing at an incredibly rapid rate," Anderson said. "We have to meet that growth."
Scheduled to open in early 2026, planning is years in the making and advances Framework 2.0, the university's long-term planning vision, as well as the Wexner Medical Center strategic plan.