« Back to Facilities Management News Home

« Health Care Facilities

DesignGroup, Ohio State Work Together to Design Innovative Sports Medicine Institute

The first school to bring multiple, interrelated sports medicine disciplines under one roof -- The Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute demonstrates an innovative approach to sports medicine, where more than 15 interdisciplinary specialties and patient services are brought together. Nearing completion in fall 2016, the goal is to create a new, innovative building with a flexible design for The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC).
Architectural and design firm, DesignGroup, worked closely with Ohio State to plan and design the Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute. It will provide expanded space for Sports Medicine’s collaborative programs of healthcare, athletics, education, training and medical research.
The facility will include:
·         multiple clinical and surgical suites
·         a motion analysis and performance lab
·         Functional physical therapy space for various sports, including a real dance floor and barre and batting cage 
In addition to these features, scheduling, patient exams and consultation and imaging will all be located in this three-story facility.
This project showcases the national leadership that The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has in sports medicine care and research.
# # #
Founded in 1972, DesignGroup is an AIA Ohio Gold Medal architecture and design firm located in The Discovery District of downtown Columbus, Ohio. The practice focuses on civic, education, library, healthcare and office projects. With numerous, award-winning projects located throughout the United States, DesignGroup's work is unmistakable, with a balance of stunning contemporary architecture, thoughtful renovations and sustainable building practices. Civic responsibility is integral to DesignGroup’s philosophy; beyond bricks and mortar, the firm is deeply involved in community organizations and its design principals are recognized as thought leaders in design. Learn more at www.designgroup.us.com.

Contact FacilitiesNet Editorial Staff »   posted on: 10/20/2016

More From 10/20/2016 on FacilitiesNet