• Multi-Acuity Rooms

Buffalo, NY

Erie County Medical Center Corporation retained Kideney Architects (in association with IKM, Inc.) to enlarge and relocate the outpatient dialysis unit from the tenth floor and created a new transplant clinic, 22-bed inpatient transplant nursing unit, 6-bed inpatient dialysis unit, and two vascular access procedure rooms with associated support space. This multi-phase project was planned and completed on the occupied floor without interruption to any hospital functions and minimum disruption to patients and staff.

Scope of Services

  • Programming and phase planning
  • Certification of Need preparation
  • Architectural design and documentation
  • Interior design and FF&E planning, finish selection, furniture selection, and equipment planning
  • Signage and wayfinding
  • Construction administration
  • Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and structural engineering design
  • Environmental survey / asbestos abatement

Design Features

  • Complete tenth-floor renovation in three major phases
  • Vascular access suite with two procedure rooms
  • Six-bay inpatient dialysis suite
  • Transplant clinic (ten exam rooms)
  • 22-Bed inpatient unit with four multi-activity care rooms
  • Hospitality feel