The new building adds 249 private rooms and will house three intensive care units along with a bigger emergency department.
The Hugo system, which features wristed instruments and 3D visualisation, is commercially available in some markets.
The new tower will comprise an observation unit, an intensive care unit and space for future inpatient care.
Wadley’s existing location will continue operations until the new facility opens in 2024.
The funding is expected to grow the health-tech company’s patient base from 15 to 100 million consultations per year.
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The hospital construction has been temporarily stopped due to the Covid-19 pandemic to redirect operational resources.
The four-phase project is estimated to create nearly 1,500 direct jobs and 900 indirect jobs.
The Trust anticipates building a new hospital for adult care and a new building for the Leeds Children’s Hospital by 2026.
The 30 licenced acute care beds at the new facility will be shifted from the existing facilities of Atrium Health.
The first phase of the hospital is scheduled to open in 2023 with 150 beds to care for cancer patients.