Blanding Health Center
Client: Utah Navajo Health System
Location: Blanding, Utah
Size: 40,000 SF
The new Blanding Health Center will provide patient medical services that include a 22 exam room medical clinic with 6 additional specialty exam rooms, a laboratory with blood drawing stations and specimen toilets, an imaging department with a radiographic unit and ultrasound, a pharmacy with drive up service, a 10 chair dental clinic, a behavioral health department with outdoor private counseling spaces and a room for group sessions, a full optometry department with 3 eye exam rooms and contact lens area, patient registration, vending and lobby waiting area. The facility will also support IT, housekeeping and mechanical and electrical support space.
A special feature of the design included a cart path for golf carts to transport staff and patients to the Blue Mountain Hospital directly across the street from the Blanding Health Center. Space for parking at the front entry and storage of the carts was provided.