Lapland Central Hospital

A patient-centered design for the development of Rovaniemi central hospital into a hospital of the future.
The hospital is easy to approach and has a warm, humane appearance.
The 39 000 m² extension almost doubles the hospital’s current premises, including e.g. new emergency unit, psychiatric unit, children’s hospital and outpatient clinics.
Airy and spacious internal street connects new and old premises.
The extension adds a new architectural layer on the hospital campus.
Architecture supports the healing processes by paying special attention to patient comfort.

Lapland Central Hospital

Description:

A patient-centered design for the development of Rovaniemi central hospital into a hospital of the future.

The hospital is easy to approach and has a warm, humane appearance. The 39 000 m² extension almost doubles the hospital’s current premises, including e.g. new emergency unit, psychiatric unit, children’s hospital and outpatient clinics. Airy and spacious internal street connects new and old premises.

The extension adds a new architectural layer on the hospital campus. Architecture supports the healing processes by paying special attention to patient comfort.

Status

Open competition, 1st prize 2015. Scheduled completion 2020 (1st phase).

Program

Central hospital, 39 000 m2.

Location

Rovaniemi, Finland.

Client

Lapin sairaanhoitopiiri /
Lapland hospital district

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