October 20, 2015, Marianna, FL.   Please join Jackson Hospital Wednesday, October 28th, 4pm Central Time, on the front lawn as it celebrates the start of construction for the Surgery Suite Expansion project.


The construction project will add a new 9,500 sq ft addition to the South side of the hospital.  The addition will be home to four new Operating Rooms, including a Hybrid Room, four procedure rooms, and an OR nurses’ station.  Jackson Hospital is doubling its capacity for patient Pre-operative reception and Post-operative patient recovery.


Pictured is a rendering of the new hybrid operating room that will be configurable for a variety of surgical procedures including future capabilities such as heart catheterization. 


Following the completion of the new addition construction, a renovation project will begin on the existing 12,500 sq ft space now used for patient pre-op, Post-Anesthesia Care unit, Chapel, Lab draw station, Sterile Processing, and Operating Rooms 3 and 4. 


Jackson Hospital recently added to its surgical capabilities full-time ENT (Otolaryngology) service for children and adults.    This new service complements the existing surgical services of General Surgery, Gynecology, Endoscopy Orthopedics, Plastic Surgery, and Urology.


With a construction/renovation completion date of February 2017, this “Is … a large, fast, and exciting project,” says Jackson Hospital’s Project Manager Ean Williams.  Site planning is already underway. Ean invites the community to come out for the official groundbreaking of the Surgery Suite expansion. 


Jackson Hospital is growing its surgical capabilities, physical facilities and medical specialties.   The hospital is located at 4250 Hospital Drive, Marianna, FL.  For information on hospital services, visit website  For Physician referral, please call Rachel Toliver at (850) 718-2629.

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