Gastrointestinal Medical Education Will Be Part of New Building at Sanford Digestive Health Center
Digestive Health Centers across the globe are willing to expand their working field by appointing more faculties to teach the newcomers.
All the health centers need to provide more education to interns so that they can give the benefits of the same to their patients shortly.
To meet the demands of society, the Sanford Digestive Health Center will now offer a special Gastrointestinal Medical Education. To make this possible, they are designing a new building at the Sanford Digestive Health Center.
Sanford Health has decided to add a new building dedicated to Gastrointestinal Medical Education. For that, the center to add a new 237,000 square foot building to the main education campus in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
According to official reports, the new Gastrointestinal Medical Education building will be the first building of the existing education campus. The new construction will be a five-story building.
The top floor of the building will be designated for Digestive Health Center where they will be providing the necessary education about the Gastrointestinal tracks in the human body.
What Facilities Will be Provided in the New Building?
The reports claim that the new building will be a part of the primary education campus in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The top floor of the 237000 square foot building will be designated for the digestive health center.
In this center, they will provide different types of digestive health services and their related education. The education campus will be provided procedural suites and clinic space for all the students.
Besides this, education and training on the Digestive System and Gastrointenstial will also be a part of their venture.
It includes the existing physicians, trainees, interns, and students. It will be the first and the only GI Fellowship Program in North and South Dakota.
If we talk about the new building, the new building will be located in the South area of the existing Education Campus.
There will be no dedicated name for this building as it will be part of the current Education Campus. It will be nearby the Former Medical Building 1 on the Campus.
Medical Building 1 was demolished in the year 2018 as they had planned something big to construct there. Today, we have come to know why the main Medical Building 1 was demolished.
They were planning to establish a new GI dedicated floor within the education campus with more facilities in the same building for other students and physicians.
When will be the building construction work accomplished?
The new five-story building construction work has already begun and it will be completed by the year 2023. The occupancy in the building will be done by 2024.
This building will be under the Sanford Health Center where they will provide one-stop medical services to their patients with less hassle.
As noted above, the top floor will be for educational purposes to teach and guide about the Gastrointestinal Tracks in the human body.
The Health Center will create a convenient environment for both patients and students along with the physicians who will also be a part of the new building within the campus.
The report claims that there will be more than 20 GI professionals working in the building upon its completion.
There will also be 10 GI procedure suites and 40 pre-procedure suites present in the building.
The top floor will also include operation theatre, recovery rooms, and physician offices. It means the top floor will be full of facilities for GI professionals.
They will get all the services and fulfill their needs under the same roof on the top floor.
About the Sanford Medical Education GI Fellowship Program
The Sanford Medical Education GI Fellowship Program is the one and only GI dedicated program in North and South Dakota.
This program is done after completing the internal medicine residency. It’s a three-year program, those interested in this program must spend three more years to add one more quality.
The new building will provide a dedicated workspace for all the interns or students with the endoscopy simulation space to understand the internal organs in the human body more precisely.
The new Sanford medical Education GI Fellowship Program is happening because of the $300 million donations from T. Denny Sanford.
The first four floors of the new Medical Building 1 in the main education campus will be allotted for parking, the reports claim.
While the fifth floor i.e. the GI designated floor will be dedicated to the new program i.e. Sanford Medical Education GI Fellowship Program.
The floor will take care of more than 400 patients. The building will provide one-stop services to all types of patients along with the education program.
The education program will also be open to the existing physicians who want to learn more about the GI tracts and their related surgeries.