Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children expands

July 23, 2013

DOTmed: Please outline the scope of this project.
The expansion features outdoor views from all patient rooms, which are private, single-bed areas, each with two televisions, shower, refrigerator, and closet space. Each unit has a playroom, serenity room, laundry facilities, overnight sleeping areas for residents, conference room. There are 24-bed patient care communities with three eight-patient neighborhoods, along with multiple serenity gardens, a Discovery Zone for children, and 188 underground parking spaces.This $257M project was designed by families, for families and will create an environment that promotes healing and advances the quality of care provided at the Hospital.

DOTmed: How will this project help the community you serve?
Built by families, for families.

DOTmed: What does the timeline to completion look like?
Set to open in 2014.