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Wexford Hospital FAQ

Construction is underway — Wexford Hospital will open in Summer 2021.

 

 

AHN Wexford Hospital fact sheet

Why is AHN building a new hospital?

Health care is better when leading doctors and the latest medical technology are close to where patients live — near the growing suburbs of northern Allegheny, Beaver, and Butler counties. Families in this region deserve comprehensive specialty and inpatient care — without having to travel to the city.

When will Wexford Hospital open?

Opening is targeted for late summer 2021.

Where is Wexford Hospital located?

It is located just off Perry Highway (U.S. Route 19), minutes from Interstates 79 and 279 and Pennsylvania Turnpike. The address is 12311 Perry Hwy, Wexford, PA 15090.

Is it part of the Wexford Health + Wellness Pavilion?

It is a separate facility, but attached to the pavilion through corridors, for easy access to physician offices and services there. While the Health + Wellness Pavilion offers outpatient services, Wexford Hospital will provide inpatient care, surgery, cardiac catheterization, labor and delivery, and an emergency services.

What special services are offered?

Wexford Hospital will have a full range of medical services, specialty care, and advanced technologies. We are creating a warm, inviting environment that features rooftop gardens for relaxation, free parking and free valet parking.

What new services will Wexford Hospital bring to the region?

The hospital will have a full-service emergency department, with special areas for pediatric and behavioral health patients. It will also have facilities for LifeFlight helicopters and ambulance services.

The hospital will open with 100 private rooms, with the capability to expand to 160 private rooms if needed. Other services are:

  • Labor, delivery, and neonatal intensive care
  • Advanced imaging services
  • Laboratory testing
  • Minimally-invasive, robotic-assisted surgery
  • Critical care unit
  • Advanced cardiac care and testing, including cardiac catheterization

How many new jobs will it create for the region?

There will be more than 750 positions in clinical, administrative, and support areas.

What insurances will be accepted?

Most insurances will be accepted.

What makes Wexford Hospital stand out?

Wexford Hospital will offer the quality care and clinical expertise that our patients value - along with a full range of services - right in their own community. Patients can receive care from their physician in a brand new facility with the most modern technology - and its all close to home.

Is this a true community asset?

Yes. We worked with local residents, business people, and EMT companies to include features and services that would be most beneficial to the patient and community. We will continue our partnership in the years ahead.

How will the hospital be patient-centric?

We allow families to stay overnight, offer personalized meals, and access to technology.

What doctors will be credentialed here?

Both AHN physicians and independent, community physicians will be on staff and/or able to admit patients.

Coming Summer 2021

The hospital isn’t ready for patients just yet. We’ll be opening Summer 2021. In the meantime, call (412) DOCTORS (412) 362-8677 or request an appointment with an AHN specialist. And of course, don’t forget to take a look at the Wexford Health + Wellness Pavilion services.

Building a better future for you and your family

As part of our promise to provide high-quality health care, we’re building Wexford Hospital, a new hospital that will connect to the current health pavilion.

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