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Aurora hospital in Summit on schedule to open March 1, 2010Wednesday, November 04, 2009
Entire campus will become fully operational and integrated with new clinic
Town of Summit, Wis. - Aurora Health Care announced today that it will open the new Aurora Medical Center in the Town of Summit on Monday, March 1, 2010. The opening of the new regional medical center fully integrates the Summit campus and the Aurora Wilkinson Medical Clinic which opened here in October.
“When we open our doors this spring, current, and new, Aurora patients from Waukesha and Jefferson Counties will experience truly integrated, coordinated care,” said Fran Finley, chief administrative officer of Aurora Medical Center in Summit. “This medical center is focused on Aurora's core value: every patient deserves the best care.”
The hospital will begin to be furnished in December when medical devices to support surgeries, diagnostics, wound care, and rehabilitation are expected to arrive. The equipment will then be installed, a process that may take up to two to three months. When installation is complete, each of the devices will undergo strict and comprehensive testing to obtain certification.
The new Aurora Medical Center, located at 36500 Aurora Drive in the Town of Summit, WI 53066, will offer 110 beds, advanced technology for diagnosis and treatment, primary care services such as:
Specialty care services including
The campus also offers plentiful, convenient parking with five separate, canopied entrances. The main phone number for the new medical center is 262-434-5000.
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.
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Contact: Peter Balistrieri