Medical Campuses

Expanding to heal our communities from within

Ohio State’s outpatient care facilities are an investment in healthy people and communities, and their potential to create vibrant futures together. A new hospital sets the stage for the next 50 years of medical progress, while several suburban medical buildings will give people convenient access to the exceptional health care Ohio State is known for — right where they live and work.

Integrating research, diagnosis, treatment and education, the new Wexner Medical Center inpatient hospital will serve as a model for all 21st-century hospitals. The new hospital brings researchers and clinicians into closer working proximity. This means they’ll translate groundbreaking discoveries into patient care more quickly than ever before.

Our community will have the potential to access the latest advancements and treatments to slow the progression of conditions such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. Specialized procedures for complex organ transplants. Prenatal and neonatal care for high-risk pregnancies. Ohio State is advancing the future of medicine for a quickly growing community with changing health care needs. Together, we will build vibrant futures — right here in Columbus and central Ohio

Inpatient hospital

Integrating family as a critical part of the patient experience

We believe families are important to patient care, playing a crucial role for loved ones both in-hospital and after their family member is discharged.

That’s why this new hospital is designed with input from patients and the people who love and support them.

Ohio State is taking a major step forward with the development of a new hospital that, combined with modern educational space, will enhance a unified Ohio State Wexner Medical Center complex, providing leading-edge research, outstanding clinical training and world-class patient care. 

Each patient room will be a private space with a bathroom and pull-out couch, so a family member can be with their loved one throughout their hospital stay. A bright indoor café and outdoor park areas will provide restorative space where friends and families can eat, talk and recharge without leaving the medical campus. And conference rooms will be designed to accommodate patients, care teams and families, so that families and health care providers can make important health care decisions together.

New outpatient care facilities in burgeoning Columbus suburbs mean excellent, convenient care for the people of our growing region.

Connecting patients to health care right where they live and work

New outpatient care facilities will give patients closer-to-home access to primary care, preventative care and urgent care from the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center. For families in our growing central Ohio communities, this means fast, convenient access to high-quality care that helps keep them healthy — and helps them avoid hefty health care costs down the line.

These spaces will serve the evolving needs of entire families, from prenatal care to primary care to eye care. They’ll house urgent care treatment and preventative care screenings such as mammograms and colonoscopies. And each outpatient care facility will be equipped for general surgery, so patients will have access to imaging, surgery, post-operative care and follow up, in the same building.

The new medical campuses are planned for fast-growing areas, including New Albany and Dublin suburbs.

This means less time driving to routine appointments, shorter waits for appointments and more convenient access to preventative health care.

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