Starting construction of the 8th
floor Sacred Heart
Check back each month
for new construction
photos and milestones!
The new Columbia St.
Milwaukee opens Fall
Opening in 2010, this
St. Mary’s Columbia and
current Lake Drive
campuses into one. The
new Columbia St. Mary’s
Hospital Milwaukee will
provide the blueprint
transformation in our
design of our new East
Side hospital will
patient satisfaction and
aid in the recruitment
and retention of top
quality staff. In
consolidation will lead
to $19 million in annual
savings to the
organization leading to
more affordable health
care for everyone.
Help us go "Above and
Columbia St. Mary’s
Foundation is committed
to helping the new East
Side hospital go “Above
and Beyond” by funding
advanced treatments and
technologies, as well as
enhancements to create
an exceptional patient
As we look forward to
opening our new,
consolidated hospital in
Fall 2010, many exciting
milestones have been
Completed 4th floor surgical suites. Prepared for medical equipment.
Acute care patient rooms substantially completed on 6th and 7th floors.
Ground floor kitchen is 75 percent complete.
Installation of ceilings and flooring underway at the ground floor Emergency Department.
"Living Garden" installation began on May 18 above the main entrance lobby.
Operating rooms ready for medical equipment installation to begin on May 3, 2010.
Completed installation of the lead-lined drywall at 3rd floor Imaging.
Finished installation of soft and hard ceilings from the main entrance to the discreet drop off area of the hospital.
Completed construction of the 5th & 6th floor acute care patient levels.
Completed construction of the glass handrail system and pavers at the three terraces located along North Avenue.
Completed ceiling tile and flooring on 7th floor.
Completed drywall finishing and prime paint/1st coat in the Operating Rooms.
Installed lead drywall at 3rd floor imaging.
Installation of ceilings and overhead inspections at Emergency Department.
Start installing ceiling tile and floors on the 6th floor.
Continued installing millwork and accessories through out the facility.
Emergency Department painted.
Headwalls and flooring installed in patient rooms.
Kitchen construction significantly underway.
Drywall installed in Imaging and Invasive areas of the 3rd floor.
Departments moved, including CSM Foundation, to the Heritage Center (formerly the Historic East Facility).
Final demolition on the Lake Drive campus completed. The two-story Todd Wehr Diagnostic Center torn down to prepare for final construction of the new hospital.
Major progress of drywall installation in the atrium, bed tower and emergency department areas completed.