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May 1, 2019
Around 250 people, including 150 school children from Hillsboro Elementary School, watch as the final beam is placed bringing an end to the first phase of construction.
To contribute to the capital campaign, consider making a secure online donation.
Apr. 26, 2019
Come one, come all! St. Joe's invites community to beam signing event to complete the first phase of construction.
Apr. 16, 2019
Ownership of the former Gundersen Clinic transfers to Gundersen St. Joseph's. The building will house non-patient facing departments such as I.T., quality and education, health information management and the billing office - saving space in the new facility for direct patient care.
Today, the maintenance department, Al, Rick and Aaron, had the chance to tour the new facility and Dan tagged along to snap some photos! View more
Apr. 5, 2019
Mar. 28, 2019
... and C.D. Smith Construction have not missed a beat!
Mar. 18, 2019
Mar. 7, 2019
Feb. 15, 2019
"In about 18 months, that will be our new front door!"
Feb. 12, 2019
Feb. 5, 2019
Less than a day after the steel was delivered, the structure begins to take shape.
Jan. 24, 2019
Check it out! Our first delivery of steel to the site arrived today!
Jan. 23, 2019
Here’s a quick construction update! C.D. Smith Construction are relentless! Check out the huge retaining wall in the distance!
Jan. 18, 2019
What a beautiful day! The sky is blue, temperatures in the mid 30s and construction on the new home of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics is progressing. C.D. Smith Construction is currently working on the retaining wall located underneath the new rehabilitation department.
Dec. 17, 2018
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Dec. 5, 2018
With Black Friday and Small Business Saturday just around the corner, we're more and more aware of the impact of shopping local.
Nov. 21, 2018
Thursday, Nov. 15 marks National Rural Health Day, a day set aside to honor the community-minded, compassionate spirit that prevails in rural America.
Nov. 15, 2018
Nov. 9, 2018
Installation of concrete footings and geopiers is underway.
Nov. 8, 2018
The Hillsboro Lions Club has agreed to pledge $50,000 towards the new home of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics.
Oct. 18, 2018
After months of planning and many years of hoping, Gundersen St. Joseph's officially broke ground on Oct. 18 for their new 64,000 square foot hospital and clinic.
C.D. Smith sets up construction office at the site of the new facility in anticipation of ground preparation.
Sep. 26, 2018
Almost six months ahead of schedule, Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics invites the community to a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of their new Hillsboro facility at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18.
Sep. 24, 2018
On Monday, August 20, 2018, members of the Hillsboro City Plan Commission and Common Council unanimously approved the specific implementation plan for the new home of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics.
Aug. 21, 2018
On Monday, June 18, 2018, members of the Hillsboro City Plan Commission and Common Council unanimously approved the zoning change and initial implementation plan for the new home of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics.
Jun. 20, 2018
Plans for the new home of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics continue to progress efficiently as the organization announces a steering committee of local leaders and residents to conduct the capital campaign.
Jun. 18, 2018
March 19, 2018, will be proclaimed "Gundersen St. Joseph's Day" in the city of Hillsboro in recognition of the 65th birthday of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital, which was dedicated on March 19, 1953.
Mar. 19, 2018
Gundersen St. Joseph's staff are joined on site by HGA architects and support departments from Gundersen Health System to begin the process of schematic design.
Mar. 13, 2018
Gundersen Health System’s Board of Trustees approved Monday Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital and Clinics’ plans to construct a new facility adjacent to the current hospital between Highway 80 and Field Veterans Memorial Lake in Hillsboro.
Jan. 30, 2018
Demolition of three structures on the property begins. The process takes a couple of weeks to clear the site. Most usable items had already been salvaged from the structures to reduce the amount sent to landfill.
Jan. 5, 2018
The first of two large garages are removed from the site for continued use by a resident further down the road.
Nov. 16, 2017
As previously reported, two properties owned by Gundersen St. Joseph’s, residing to the immediate east of the current hospital, have seen preparation work over recent weeks including soil borings and the removal of trees. Attention now turns to the two houses and accompanying structures.
Oct. 30, 2017
Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital and Clinics is getting closer to finalizing plans for a new Hospital and Clinic in Hillsboro, pending board approval.
Oct. 16, 2017
Trees and brush are cleared from the recently purchased properties to the east of the current facility.
Oct. 14, 2017
Aug. 31, 2017
Early discussions take place at Gundersen St. Joseph's to begin the process of planning the new facility.
Mar. 3, 2017
On Wednesday, Gundersen St. Joseph’s held a community focus group with assistance from HGA Architects. The aim of the focus group was to gather qualitative information about the needs of the community relating to the development of a new hospital. Attendees of the focus group represented the many communities served by Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital and Clinics including Elroy, Wonewoc, Union Center, Kendall, Ontario and Hillsboro.
Feb. 22, 2017
Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics is continuing work towards a new Hospital and Clinic in Hillsboro with the selection of design and construction partners and outreach to the community for project feedback.
Jan. 9, 2017
Please consider making a financial gift to support the construction of the new home of Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital and Clinics.
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