Crews get first look at Heart Hospital, Cancer Institute

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Construction crews and their families got their first look Saturday at the new Heart Hospital and Cancer Institute at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Hospital staff gave the families a tour of the $84,000,000 facility.

The grand opening will be held on July 5, 2010.

The construction phase of the projects are complete. The staff is now working on the final touches such as organizing rooms and staff placement.

Hospital staff say they are excited about the centers. They even had a voice in how the new facility was built.

Employee Open House

Monday, June 20

8-9:30 a.m. and 2-4 p.m.

Guest: Employees

3:30 p.m. Facility blessing by Bishop James V. Johnson

Business Community Open House

Monday, June 20

5:30-7 p.m.

Guest: Business leaders

Community Open House

Sunday, June 26

1-3 p.m.

Guests: All community

Self-guided tours, health information booths, snacks and beverages

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