Pullman Regional Hospital, Patient Care Expansion
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Project Timeline
  • November 8, 2022: Pullman voters passed Proposition 1
  • Spring 2023: Design and contracting decisions
  • Summer 2023: Assess bond rates for $27.5 million bond
  • 2024: Tentative groundbreaking


Project Quick Facts

$45 million project cost for 80,000 square foot expansion, medical equipment, and remodel of Pullman Regional Hospital and hospital-owned properties:

  • Expand Emergency Department by 50-60% for triage rooms and mental health services
  • Addition of a fifth OR, GI lab and expansion of surgery recovery unit
  • Specialty healthcare space for potential new services such as endocrinology, dermatology, rheumatology
  • Move providers and practices onsite to enhance patient access and to eliminate cost of rented spaces – Palouse Pediatrics and Pullman Family Medicine
  • Imaging services expansion – PET scanner, additional CT and MRI, mammography suite
  • Integration of all therapy services onsite – physical, occupational, massage and speech therapy, genetic counseling, acupuncture and all pediatric therapy including feeding and physical therapy and women’s pelvic health therapy
  • Expansion of Orthopedic and Sports Medicine patient care
  • Enhance security and technology in BirthPlace
  • Expand Sleep Study & Sleep Medicine
  • Expand cardio-pulmonary services
  • Simulation lab for healthcare workers and community training and learning
  • Expansion of lab and testing
  • Relocate administrative services to current therapy building (Summit Therapy) to make use of owned hospital properties and reduce rented spaces
Funding Sources
  • Hospital funding (reserves/borrowing): not to exceed $10 million
  • Taxpayer Bond: $27.5 million
  • Philanthropy and grants: $7.5 million