New Sign for Cape Breton Regional Hospital Expansion
Image: MLA Derek Mombourquette attends the unveiling of a new sign for the Cape Breton Regional Hospital expansion project. Also pictured from left are Troy Penney, clinical director for CBRM Healthcare Redevelopment Project, Paula MacNeil, CEO of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation, Darrell MacKinnon, project manager with CBRM Healthcare Redevelopment Project, Brett MacDougall, executive director for Nova Scotia Health eastern zone, Ian McDiarmid, director of infrastructure with CBRM Healthcare Redevelopment Project, and Carl Baillie, project manager for Nova Scotia Lands.
Part of the CBRM Health Care Redevelopment project, the expansion of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital will include a new Cape Breton Cancer Centre; energy centre and clinical services building that will house an emergency department; critical care department; 72 inpatient beds; surgical suites; and maternal/newborn services to be built at the back of the hospital.
On Thursday, July 15, members of the project team, Nova Scotia Health staff, representatives from the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation, and MLA Derek Mombourquette gathered to unveil a new sign for the project.