Poole & Company has been proudly serving UAB Medicine for 10 years. Projects experience spans from patient care, diagnostic and treatment, to teaching and administrative offices.
Renovation to construct an Intra-Operative MRI Suite in North Pavilion. The project includes 2 operating rooms, a separate MRI scanning room, and a control room to view all three rooms. The MRI equipment is suspended on a track system which allows the magnet to move into either of the 2 adjacent operating rooms for use prior to completing surgery. A separate MRI room also allows for scans to occur independent of a surgical procedure. Extensive infrastructure improvements and project phasing are critical components.
Multi-phased renovation of the 2nd & 7th Floors of the Center for Psychiatric Medicine Building for a new outpatient psychiatry clinic.
Renovations for Phase 1 clinical trials research unit located in Jefferson Tower, which includes large family waiting room, exam rooms, treatment rooms, phlebotomy area, nurse station and offices.
Improvements to the existing 9 North Nursing Unit, including finishes upgrades, plumbing, & electrical.
Feasibility study of how to address the expanding programs and services of the existing HIV, Dental, and Research clinics. Space programming and conceptual plans were developed to renovate the existing building, renovate the existing building and expand, and to construct a new facility on the adjacent property. Evaluating the existing building was a key component to determine how to renovate and also keep the clinics open for business, as a component of the overall project strategy. The study concluded that new construction and renovations would total approximately 44,000 sf.
Renovation of the 25-bed 5 North Nursing Unit, including new finishes, upgrading equipment, mechanical, electrical & plumbing, providing accessible shower rooms, and improvements to other support areas.
Renovation of the 3rd Floor of West Pavilion to include the expansion of the inpatient Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, a new outpatient clinic and a new administrative & faculty office suite. The expansion of the BMT inpatient unit adds 7 new patient rooms for a total of 21 rooms and includes a new family waiting room, nurse stations, staff work areas, conference room, and pharmacy workroom. The new outpatient clinic includes 16 exam rooms, waiting room, 7-bay infusion room, 4-bay apheresis room, procedure rooms and other staff support space. The administrative & faculty office suite includes 14 private offices, 2 semi-private offices, open cubicle area, large conference room and support areas.
Fit-up of a new clinical research unit at the 15th Floor of Jefferson Tower. The clinical research unit … includes 5 semi-private exam rooms, 9-bay infusion area, pharmacy support, waiting area, nurse station & other support areas.
Exterior window replacement for the 14th & 15th Floors of Jefferson Tower. Architectural services included coordination of water-testing existing conditions and design/coordination of an in-place mock-up prior to the completion of the bid documents.
Relocation of the Cytology Department from the Kracke Building to the Hospital Support Building. The project includes interior construction of a new cytology lab, screening area, conference / teaching space, administrative and faculty offices, and support space.