Groundbreaking held for Mercy Specialty Center project in Coon Rapids
Groundbreaking for an expansion of Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids took place Wednesday, Sept. 12
Mercy Specialty Center, a 120,000 square-foot, multi-specialty medical building, will be located on Coon Rapids Boulevard immediately opposite the hospital.
The four-story building has a $22 million price tag and is being paid for by Allina Health, of which Mercy is a part. It is scheduled to open in November 2013.
The building will house the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute – Mercy Hospital, specialty care, outpatient surgery services and obstetrics/women’s care. See more in Editor Peter Bodley’s ABC Newspapers story.
PHOTO: Groundbreaking took place yesterday (Wednesday, Sept. 12) for the new 120,000 square-foot Mercy Specialty Center, which is located directly across Coon Rapids Boulevard from Mercy Hospital. The new medical building is scheduled to open in November 2013.