Thank you for your interest in and support of the Valley News. We need to raise $60,000 to host journalists Frances Mize and Alex Driehaus for their one-year placements in the Upper Valley through Report for America, a national service program that boosts local news by harnessing community support.

Please consider donating to this effort.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Approves $59 Million Expansion in Manchester

Published: 9/21/2018 6:03:22 PM
Modified: 9/23/2018 11:18:28 PM

Lebanon — Dartmouth-Hitchcock is hoping to expand its reach into southern New Hampshire with a $59 million expansion of its Manchester clinic.

D-H plans to build a six-room ambulatory surgery center and medical infusion space at its Wellington Road facility, according to a news release today. The new space will include a pharmacy, MRI unit and new offices, the release said.

D-H trustees approved the expansion at their quarterly meeting.

Once construction is complete, D-H also plans to renovate the building's endoscopy suite and add office space elsewhere.

“As we plan for Dartmouth-Hitchcock’s future, increasing access to care is a key strategic goal for us,” D-H CEO Joanne Conroy said in the release. “The (board of trustees') approval of this expansion in Manchester is exciting news, and will allow us to better serve the needs of our patients in southern New Hampshire.”

Ground is expected to be broken at the expansion next spring, with a design and planning approval stage to take place over the fall and winter.

Along with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, the Dartmouth-Hitchcock system includes affiliated hospitals in Lebanon, New London, Windsor and Keene; the Visiting Nurse and Hospice for Vermont and New Hampshire; and 24 D-H clinics providing ambulatory services in New Hampshire and Vermont.

 




Valley News

24 Interchange Drive
West Lebanon, NH 03784
603-298-8711

 

© 2021 Valley News
Terms & Conditions - Privacy Policy