Turkey Signs Architect for Etlik Hospital

31 August 2009 (Last Updated August 31st, 2009 18:30)

Turkey's government has chosen US architect firm OWP/P to provide consulting services for planning and designing a new 2,600-bed hospital in the Etlik region. OWP/P will work in collaboration with NKY Architects to build the 5.5 million square foot facility, OWP/P said. The

Turkey's government has chosen US architect firm OWP/P to provide consulting services for planning and designing a new 2,600-bed hospital in the Etlik region.

OWP/P will work in collaboration with NKY Architects to build the 5.5 million square foot facility, OWP/P said.

The Etlik medical campus will house six separate units including a general hospital, cardiovascular, neuroscience, children's, women's and oncology facilities, linked by a diagnostic and treatment base.

The campus will feature 90 operating rooms and an emergency department with the capacity to handle up to 2,500 visits per day.