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UMC opens new OR suites

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UMC has added 10 new operating rooms, part of the new Day Surgery Unit that the hospital will officially unveil this week.

The floor will primarily serve outpatient surgery patients, and includes operating room suites, a post-anesthesia recover unit and waiting room.

The OR expansion will allow UMC to better serve patients seeking outpatient surgery, one of the fastest growing service lines in the medical industry. The unit is housed on the second floor where the former labor and delivery and neonatal intensive care units were before they moved to the East Tower.

Who: UMC Health Systems

What: Ribbon cutting for new OR suites

When: 2 p.m. Wednesday

Where: UMC Day Surgery, Second Floor

 

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