New Northwestern medical center likely coming to Bronzeville

New Northwestern medical center likely coming to Bronzeville

CHICAGO (TOC) — Northwestern Drugs plans to construct a brand new outpatient middle in Bronzeville to serve the town’s South Aspect.

Development within the 4800-block of South Cottage Grove Avenue may begin subsequent summer season.

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The medical middle would open by 2025 and provide an Speedy Care Heart to offer pressing care; major and specialty care by Northwestern Drugs physicians; pharmacy companies; diagnostic companies, together with mammograms and lab exams; a Most cancers Heart with chemotherapy companies; sources and programming for particular person and neighborhood well being; and alternatives for native retailers.

The middle is anticipated to serve greater than 50,000 sufferers and members of the family from Bronzeville and close by communities yearly, Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s workplace stated in a information launch. Roughly 1,000 development and 100 healthcare and associated jobs shall be created, the workplace stated.

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