In the spring of 2014, Compass Medical Center went through a Master Facility Planning process with The Graham Construction and
UnityPoint Health Marshalltown Medical Park Expansion
65,827 sf August 2020 – March 2022
All services currently provided at the original hospital (North campus) are being relocated to the existing Medical Park (South campus) facility, situated on 20 acres of property. To accommodate this consolidation, the South campus needed to be renovated and expanded to have three buildings totaling 65,827 square feet.
The 37,827sf two-story Hospital and Emergency Department addition includes a12-bed emergency department, four-bed observation unit, 16-bed inpatient unit, new public Lobby/Administration/Business Office, and additional patient support facilities (i.e. pharmacy, laboratory, etc.).
The new plan also included the renovation of the 2,500sf existing Urgent Care into Laboratory space, a 23,000 SF Multi-specialty clinic which is a single-story facility connected to the hospital by a covered walkway and the standalone 5,000 sf Ambulance Office/Sleep quarters/ garage.
The new facility will help provided patient and family focused care in an environment where the patients and family have the sense of control, trust, dignity, and security while providing comfort, cleanliness, and aesthetic beauty. It will also provide the staff with flexibility of space, interchangeability between departments, a universal room concept, accommodate growth and changes in technology and provide adjacencies between departments to create efficiencies.