Sunday, October 01, 2017 Written by  Jennifer Bender

Expansion Project Progress

The current Prairie Lakes Healthcare System expansion project is steadily progressing forward. The expansion includes a new east entrance canopy, helipad relocation and the Prairie Lakes Specialty Clinic, a new 65,000 square foot, two-story clinic building. Thank you for your patience during construction.

The expansion project will be completed by fall of 2018. View the current detour map.


Progress Photos:

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April 4, 2017

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May 31, 2017

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July 5, 2017

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August 23, 2017


Topping Out Event 2017

September 28, 2017 (Topping Out Ceremony - last beam was placed)


Construction 11 7 17 online

November 7, 2017


Project Meets Half-Way Mark

The Topping Off Ceremony on September 28th was a milestone occassion, celebrating the last I-beam placed on the building.

Future Prairie Lakes Specialty Clinic Directory:

2nd floor:
General Surgery
Space for expansion

1st floor:
Space for expansion
Conference Center

Lower Level:
Glacial Lakes Orthopaedics
Rehabilitation Services
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech Therapy

Preview Photos:

EDAerial SM looking west

Looking west to the east entrance and the future Prairie Lakes Specialty Clinic. The helipad will relocate to the roof of the Prairie Lakes Specialty Clinic, which will attach adjacent to the emergency department and radiology services. From this view you can see the future canopy, it will be a welcome addition at the hospital.


 ClinicAerial SM 

The future Prairie Lakes Specialty Clinic, looking north. You can see the current hospital main entrance to the left. A glass walk way will connect the clinic to the hospital, shown in more detail below.


 1st Floor Clinic Corridor

Preview of the walk way and waiting area of the Prairie Lakes Specialty Clinic.

Preview the interior with these panoramic views (finishings subject to change):

Stairway panoramic view

Walk way panoramic view


Read more about the expansion project