|Saint Louis University Hospital|
|Emergency department||Level I trauma center|
|Opened||1933 (as Firmin Desloge Hospital)|
Did SLU build a new hospital?
The Grand New SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital, which opened September 1, 2020, houses sophisticated technology and design that supports and elevates our academic-medical partnership with the Saint Louis University School of Medicine.
What will happen to old SLU hospital?
In 2015, the university bought back the hospital, then gave it to SSM Health, “the Creve Coeur-based health care system sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary, formerly Sisters of Saint Mary. The facility will become SSM St. Louis University Hospital.
How much did SLU hospital cost?
The $550 million SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital features more than 800,000 square feet of space, 316 private patient rooms, an expanded Level I trauma center and emergency department, larger intensive care units, expanded patient parking, green space and areas for future campus expansion.
What does SSM medical stand for?
SSMHCS means SSM Health Care System. SSMHCS is an abbreviation for SSM Health Care System.
How much did the new SLU hospital cost?
Total cost for the new medical center is $550 million. Staff and physicians helped weigh in on the design of the new hospital and outpatient facility, and agreed on some guiding principles, Kate Becker, CEO of SLU Hospital said.