- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 10, 2017

EBENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - More details have been released about a new health center in central Pennsylvania.

On Monday, UPMC Altoona announced it has started construction on an outpatient center. The three-story building will be located off of Route 22 near Ebensburg and cost $20 million.

The Tribune-Democrat reports (https://bit.ly/2j0kk5y ) the health facility will include outpatient testing, therapy services and a community room. The outpatient center will also include space for specialty care.

Hospital representatives say the UPMC Altoona outpatient center will be a federally qualified health and focus on both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Two independent health organizations will also lease space in the building. It is scheduled to open next year.


Information from: The Tribune-Democrat, https://www.tribune-democrat.com

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