As IBJ reported in January, St. Francis had filed paperwork with
Today, St. Francis said it would build a five-story, 206-bed inpatient facility by 2010. The expansion also will include a larger and relocated emergency department, better imaging facilities and equipment, additional operating rooms and 1,000 extra parking spaces.
St. Francis said it is expanding the
What happens to the Beech Grove campus is unclear. St. Francis said it is working with city planners and community leaders, including Beech Grove Mayor Joe Wright, to craft a plan to redevelop it within Beech Grove’s Better, Brighter Beech Grove initiative. St. Francis said it would continue to operate either existing or new outpatient facilities in Beech Grove.
Formal planning for the future of St. Francis’ Beech Grove campus will intensify over the next year or so as consolidation efforts continue, St. Francis officials said.
“We remain committed to meeting the needs of residents of the Beech Grove community, where