Kitchell Marks Topping Out of Dignity Health – St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus Hospital Tower

HENDERSON, Nev. (July 18, 2014) – Kitchell topped off construction today of a new $160 million five-story hospital tower on the Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican, Siena Campus in Henderson, Nev. right outside Las Vegas. The new 220,000-square-foot tower, which will bring the total of private rooms to 326, will open in 2016.

Kitchell has already completed the expansion of the NICU (to 26 beds) at the campus, located at 3001 St. Rose Parkway. Additional work on the Siena campus includes the addition of 32 emergency room and observation bays (bringing the total to 56), ER treatment and rapid medical assessment spaces (bringing the total to more than 70 rooms), six new operating suites (bringing the total to 16) and separate entrances for cardiology and cardiovascular services. Highly utilized outpatient support service areas will be expanded as well, including admitting, nutrition services, radiology, lab, pharmacy and endoscopy suites.

The architect on the design build project is Orcutt | Winslow Partnership.

A leading builder for the past 60-plus years, Kitchell applies its innovative approaches to quality, safety, lean construction and design/build – among other industry-leading practices – to a wide range of projects in the healthcare, corrections, utility, alternative energy, hospitality, retail, performing arts and academic communities. Its specialized divisions and subsidiaries include Native American, Healthcare, Custom Homes, Facilities Development Inc., Environmental Services and American Refrigeration Supplies. Learn more at


About Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican

As the community’s only not-for-profit, religiously sponsored hospital system, Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican has been guided by the vision and core values of the Adrian Dominican Sisters for more than 65 years. As the Henderson and Las Vegas communities grow, the three St. Rose Dominican hospitals (the Rose de Lima, Siena and San Martín Campuses) and more than 3,400 employees will continue the Sisters’ mission of serving people in need.

St. Rose Dominican is a member of the 21-state Dignity Health network of nearly 11,000 physicians, 56,000 employees, and more than 300 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging centers, home health, and primary care clinics. For more information, visit our website at or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or our Blog.

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