Infrastructure Ontario and the University of Ottawa Heart Institute have shortlisted five companies to build and finance the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Cardiac Life Support Services Redevelopment project.
Based on a request for qualifications process that began on September 19, 2013, the following companies were shortlisted:
The future request for proposals is expected to be issued in winter 2014.
The project will expand the facility to accommodate the changing needs of the area resulting from shifting demographics and technological advancements, and will improve access to high quality specialized cardiac services for residents in the Champlain Local Health Integration Network region.
New construction at the facility will:
Redevelopment work at the existing facility will:
The new hospital will remain publicly owned, publicly controlled and publicly accountable.