TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A brand new building opened at Union Hospital and some familiarentrances have changed.
Union Hospital opened the new, west building ten days ago andmoved several departments into it. The building is located at theintersection of North 7th Street and 8th Avenue.
It is home to radiology, inpatient services, all of the surgicalsuites, endoscopy, and the ER.
There are only two entrances to the building, one on the front,and one at the intersection of 7th Street and 8th Avenue that leadsto the emergency room.
There is also a large information desk in the front of thebuilding.
"So, we have additional ability to admit patients, we can getpatients admitted faster, we've been able to disperse our parkinglot so we've got more parking at the front doors," Union Hospitaloperating officer Scott Teffeteller said.
Hospital personnel say if you are confused about where to gocall them or your doctor for assistance.
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