Forrest Park Medical Center of San Antonio is nearing completion and is expected to be seeing their first patients October 20, 2014. Forrest Park Medical Center is a Dallas based hospital system, majority owned and managed by physicians. Forrest Park Medical Center San Antonio will be the fifth facility in their system with two more under construction in Austin and Fort Worth. The 54-bed facility spans 150,000 square feet and sits atop a hill at 1604 & 1-10 as part of a 52-acre mixed use development including multi-family, office, retail, restaurant, and additional healthcare uses.
The Forrest Park is described by CEO Julie Seale as a five-star hotel with a hospital inside. Well appointed patient rooms with 16-VIP rooms for families and an on-site chef are some of the amenities to be featured.
The $98 million hospital is planned to be a LEED Gold facility with 12 operating rooms, imaging suites, laboratory, pharmacy, and dining area. Forrest Park Medical Center San Antonio is expected to create 175 jobs.