MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Medical Surgical Pavilion

Total project is 838,000 sf.  480,000 SF, six-story expansion to the existing hospital, featuring a 33-bay emergency department, 32 operating rooms with prep/recovery beds on two levels, and 156 intensive care unit (ICU) beds on three-levels. From lower to higher floors, the building will be composed of a new underground loading dock, material management area, and central sterile processing areas incorporated into the basement level; emergency department and main entrance on the ground floor; two floors of surgery, prep/recovery areas and support areas; followed by three levels of ICU patient rooms, as well as a penthouse equipped with space for three 2MW emergency power generators. The new addition with connect to the Georgetown University central chilled water, steam, and condensate systems. Facility will also include a roof-mounted helipad, a 350,000 SF, three-level underground parking garage to accommodate 650 spaces, and a utility service tunnel.

Projects Highlights


MedStar Georgetown University Hospital


HKS, Inc. and Shalom Baranes Associates


Washington, D.C., USA


838,000 ft²


Targeting LEED Silver



BR+A Principal