Northwest Healthcare eyes Tucson’s east side for new hospital

Northwest Healthcare eyes Tucson’s east side for new hospital
Northwest Healthcare has plans to build a hospital near Houghton Road and Old Spanish Trail. (Source: Google Maps)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Northwest Healthcare, which has recently developed facilities in Green Valley and Sahuarita, is planning development of a hospital on Tucson’s east side.

Contingent upon city approval, the 70-bed facility would be built near Houghton Road and Old Spanish Trail.

Services offered would include an emergency room, cardiac cath lab, comprehensive surgical services, labor and delivery including a NICU, outpatient imaging and a medical office building housing primary care, orthopedics, cardiology and OB/GYN.

Northwest Healthcare anticipates that it will employ 595 people.

Northwest also has a freestanding emergency department and provides primary care and cardiology services in Vail.

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