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PHOTO: Riga 1st Hospital’s Surgery bloc to be reconstructed

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Riga 1st Hospital’s new surgery wing is being reconstructed. This section of the hospital is especially important to the hospital’s future development. As it is known, all historic sections of the hospital are currently being reconstructed one by one. The newly-restored sections already provide medical care that complies with modern requirements.

Reconstruction is being performed by LNK Industries Partnership. The total estimated costs of reconstruction of Riga 1st Hospital’s surgery wing is EUR 5,208,616.07. Procurement of brand new medical equipment will cost EUR 1,565,778.62 (including VAT).

The hospital’s current surgery wing is more than 100 years old, its current state, heating and ventilation systems no longer comply with modern requirements. Even though there were surgeries performed there since 2010, performing surgeries there has become more complicated and the number of surgeries that have to be performed has a tendency to grow over time.

Reconstruction of the surgery wing includes the construction of a surgery unit and intensive care centre. Both will be put on the first floor, making them accessible for patients. The surgery wing is planned to be divided into six operating theatres. The intensive therapy wing will have to wards with four beds each.

The sterilization bloc will be put on the second floor of the building. It will also be connected with the surgery bloc. The cellar section of the building is reserved for the personnel. It will have changing rooms, showers and toilets as well as technical space surgical site servicing equipment.

Reconstruction will also include repairs and improvements of electricity, water supply and drainage, heating, ventilation and cooling, low current systems, fire protection solution implementation. The territory surrounding the new section of the hospital includes the construction of a drive way, parking lots, pedestrian walkways and green zone.

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