UF Health Shands Hospital (north campus, Gainesville) first-floor construction update

Published: May 30th, 2014

Category: Announcements, Projects, UF Health Shands Childrens Hospital

May 30, 2014

Please share with colleagues, patients and visitors.

TO:                         UF Health faculty and staff

WHAT:                  UF Health Shands Hospital (north campus) first-floor construction update.

WHERE:                The east visitor lobby area will be temporarily closed for further construction.

WHEN:                  May 31, 6 a.m.-June 2, 6 a.m.

WHY:                     As part of ongoing renovations for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, new flooring will be installed.

DETAILS:              A staff member will be stationed outside the front circle entrance by the valet and will help guide patients, visitors and staff members to their destinations. Please use the main atrium and lobby doors as entry and exit points. The east visitor lobby information desk will be relocated closer to the atrium during this time. Guest information services will staff the atrium desk as well.

Way-finding signage will be posted in adjacent hallways and on doors indicating re-routed foot traffic paths to access the Food Court, gift shop and nine-pack elevators in the east lobby.

Please alert staff who may be impacted. Please be prepared to assist patients and visitors who need help navigating this area during this time.

For questions or concerns, UF Health Shands Hospital Facilities Development can be reached at 352-745-8176.