What: Battle Building Community Open House
Central Virginia residents are invited to tour the Battle Building at UVA Children’s Hospital, which will consolidate and streamline UVA’s outpatient pediatric care. Saturday’s events include:
A chance to meet Clifford the Big Red Dog and Cubby the Bear
The 200,000-square-foot facility will bring together hundreds of doctors and healthcare staff devoted to caring for kids and families into a building designed to place children at ease and promote healing. Children will be able to receive primary care as well as care from pediatric providers in dozens of specialties, including allergy, cardiology, hematology/oncology and teen health. The building will open this summer for patients and families.
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 14
A brief dedication ceremony will begin at 10:05 a.m.
Where: Battle Building – corner of West Main Street and Jefferson Park Avenue
Parking will be available at the 11th Street Garage, located right next to the Battle Building.
UVA Health System is an academic health system that includes a 604-bed hospital, the UVA School of Medicine, a level I trauma center, nationally recognized cancer and heart centers and primary and specialty clinics throughout Central Virginia. UVA is recognized for excellence by U.S. News & World Report, Best Doctors in America and America’s Top Doctors.