Ontario Taking Next Step to Build a New Hospital in Vaughan
Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital Project Moving Ahead
NEWS / June 29, 2015
Ontario is moving forward to improve access to hospital services for patients in Vaughan with the release of a request for proposals to the three teams shortlisted to design, build, finance and maintain the new Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital project.
Through this project, patients in Vaughan will benefit from:
Infrastructure Ontario and Mackenzie Health announced that the shortlisted teams that have been invited to bid on the new hospital project include Hospital Infrastructure Partners, Mackenzie Vaughan Health Partnership and Plenary Health. The teams were selected following a request for qualifications process that began in March 2014. The winning group is expected to be announced in spring 2016, with construction scheduled to follow soon after.
Ontario’s long-term infrastructure plan will help connect regions, develop new economic opportunities and improve quality of life for Ontarians by supporting critical infrastructure projects in cities, towns, and rural and remote communities all across the province.
This project is part of the government’s plan to build Ontario up. The four-part plan includes investing in people's talents and skills, making the largest investment in public infrastructure in Ontario's history, creating a dynamic, innovative environment where business thrives, and building a secure retirement savings plan.
— Steven Del Duca, Minister of Transportation and MPP for Vaughan
“We are pleased to be tendering the Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital Project, which continues to be on target to begin construction next year. Mackenzie Health is committed to delivering a state-of-the-art hospital as part of its vision to create a world-class health experience for the people of Vaughan and all of York Region.”
—Altaf Stationwala, President and Chief Executive Officer, Mackenzie Health
Building Together, Ontario’s long-term infrastructure plan
For public inquiries call ServiceOntario, INFOline at 1-866-532-3161 (Toll-free in Ontario only)
Shae Greenfield, Minister’s Office, 416-325-5230
David Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
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