Bridgepoint Active Healthcare is a leader in treating and managing complex chronic disease. This 680,000-square-foot facility replaces an adjacent hospital and provides increased ambulatory space for outpatient / community programming in a setting that defines the salutogenic approach to healthcare at Bridgepoint.
Connecting with nature and in a downtown park setting, the facility provides abundant natural light in patient care areas, spectacular views of the city and conveys a sense of empowering patients in their own recovery.
Diamond Schmitt Architects is on the DBFM team. The project incorpates the historic Don Jail (1860), which has been preserved and restored into a centre for administrative and support services.
The hospital is designed with environmentally responsible and sustainable features and is registered under the LEED Green Building Rating System.