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Thank you construction team!

December 2018 - Hospital leadership and the BJC project team greeted construction workers Dec. 6 as they arrived on the site of the new hospital, providing snacks as thanks for their work.

Nurses are key members of the project team

October 2018 - On a chilly October day, Diane Desmond, RN, and Raema Howell, RN, activation leads for the new Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital (BJWCH), geared up for a working meeting on the construction site. Wearing hard hats, safety glasses and high visibility vests, they met Susan Freet and Carolyn Evans, BJWCH nurse managers, near the construction gate.

Taking shape

September 2018 - The inside of the new hospital is starting to look like a hospital. These photos from mid-September show significant interior progress.


A transformation in the making

August 2018 - Read BJWCH president Trish Lollo's reflections on the transformation taking place at the hospital. 

Hospital president addresses safety

August 2018 - Trish Lollo, Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital president, spent some time August 9 talking with nearly 200 trades men and women at the project’s quarterly safety lunch. The lunches, sponsored by one of the project’s subcontractors, are an opportunity to remind the workers of the safety expectations and awareness of the hazards of other trades.