The Philadelphia Neurological Institute (PNI) in Upland, Pa., serves as an area that join clinicians, sufferers, and trade companions for care supply and analysis. The undertaking purposely integrates a “hub” the place sufferers, care givers, members of the family, and researchers are introduced collectively for collaboration and concept sharing. This area overtly ensures extra frequent interplay between disciplines.

Slated to open in 2023, the undertaking will:

  • Unite all neuro-disciplines in a singular constructing.
  • Be designed with out departments to permit well being professionals and researchers to work collaboratively and gasoline discovery in new methods.
  • Give attention to translational well being and information switch, organizing areas to carry analysis and clinician groups nearer collectively to enhance general well being outcomes.

Designed by the Yazdani Studio of CannonDesign (Los Angeles), the 350,000-square-foot undertaking will home 145 affected person beds and embrace working rooms, a radiology/imaging suite, intensive care unit beds, a rehabilitation heart, emergency division, and an outpatient care heart. Moreover, the undertaking features a wing that homes business and growth companions to conduct analysis in collaboration with institute clinicians centered on neurologic well being.

The constructing provides a unitized curtain wall system for its exterior façade with alternating vertical steel panels and insulated glass items that change in width relying on the quantity of privateness and pure mild wanted. The constructing additionally embraces the outside with entry and views of outside rooftop gardens and connections to the encircling trails and woodland campus.


Challenge particulars:

Facility title: Philadelphia Neurological Institute

Location: Upland, Pa.

Anticipated completion date: 2023

Proprietor: Flagler Healthcare Investments

Whole constructing space: 350,000 sq. ft.

Whole development value: Confidential

Price/sq. ft.: Confidential

Structure agency: CannonDesign

Inside design: CannonDesign

Basic contractor: TBD

Engineering: TBD

Builder: TBD

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