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Children's Mercy Hospital - East

Turner Construction and MMC Contractors were selected to be part of the Lean Construction team providing preconstruction and construction services for the newest location in the Children's Mercy healthcare system.  MMC Contractors assisted in the design of the plumbing and mechanical systems. Our crews fabricated nearly 100% of all components for the plumbing, medical gas and mechanical systems at our Kansas City fabrication shop.  We delivered and installed the complete mechanical room, plumbing, medical gas and HVAC piping systems utilizing Just-In-Time delivery scheduling. The 54,586 sq. ft. structure has a several shelled spaces for future doctors offices or additional clinic space.

From the time of award of this Lean Construction project, this hospital was completed and opened its doors in just over 16 months. Brightly colored interior and exterior glass and colorful animals along with other elements of nature guide patients, their parents and caregivers throughout the building. Now residents in eastern Jackson County, Missouri have quicker access to the following children's healthcare services:

  • Cardiology
  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hearing and Speech
  • Neurology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

The hospital is LEED registered.

Additional Project Information:

Square Feet: 54,586
Project Location: Independence, Missouri
General Contractor: Turner Construction
Project Owner: Children's Mercy Health Organization
Project Architect: HMN
Project Engineer: Brack & Associates
Field Office: Kansas City