OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Rockford, Illinois

North Tower

Bed Pavilion - View From NorthNorth Tower - View From North OSF Saint Anthony began construction of a 144,247 square-foot, four story North Tower attached to the existing hospital building on June 24, 2015. It will house 78 private rooms for medical and surgical beds. In the existing hospital, semi-private rooms will be converted to private rooms, allowing for a total of 190 private rooms when the project is completed. There will be no change in the number of licensed beds.

Additionally, some ambulatory services will be offered on the first floor of the new pavilion, including PromptCare and the relocation of Women’s Services comprised of mammography, ultrasound and bone densitometry. There will also be space for a retail pharmacy.

Paula-Carynski.jpg Enhancing the experience for our patients, families, employees and medical staff is always at the forefront of our planning,” Paula Carynski, president of OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, said. “Private rooms and a more modern setting will truly help with that endeavor. We are also very pleased to be able to make such a tremendous investment in our community through this expansion."

By the Numbers

  • $85 million dollar investment
  • 144,247 square-foot structure
  • 4 stories
  • 78 private rooms
  • 190 private rooms when combine with existing rooms
  • 700 estimated number of jobs this project will create for the construction trades
  • 2018 is the expected completion date

Photo Gallery

Interior Construction July 2017


Sharing 2.jpgInterior Construction
Room 1.jpgInterior Construction - Patient Room
Room 2.jpgInterior Construction - Family Waiting Area
Hall.jpgInterior Construction - Hallway

Exterior Construction June 2017


Exterior.jpgExterior Work - South View
PromptCare Exterior.jpgExterior PromptCare - North View

Exterior Construction January 2017


Exterior Work - South ViewExterior Work - South View Exterior Work - North ViewExterior Work - North View
Interior Work - First FloorInterior Work - First Floor Interior Work - South ViewInterior Work - South View

Topping Off Ceremony August 2016


Before the Ceremony - Roof AngleBefore the Ceremony - Roof Angle
Last Beam Being PlacedLast Beam Being Placed

First Column Place June 2016


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Construction Workers Placing First ColumnConstruction Workers Placing First Column

Groundbreaking June 2015


Bed PavilionNorth Tower Ground Breaking

DSC_2516 copy.jpgSister Judith Ann

Bed PavilionGathering for the Groundbreaking

Pre-Planning Phase


Bed Pavilion - View From NorthNorth Tower - View From North

Bed Pavilion - View From SouthNorth Tower - View From South

Bed Pavilion - View From WestNorth Tower - View From West