Jefferson Health – Navy Yard

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Architect: Array Architects

Square Footage: 64,000

Completion Date: September 2019


This project featured 60,000 sq ft of renovations to four floors to expand Jefferson Health’s outpatient services. The upgraded facility includes a universal medical office and exam design concept to provide flexibility and growth between medical practices.

The initial phase of the project included the second and third floors which are comprised of multidisciplinary clinics including primary care, women’s services, dermatology, physical medicine, rehabilitation, pain management and neurology. In addition, the fourth floor includes non-hospital department functions including a medical specialties, a compounding pharmacy, and oral surgery suites. Existing elevators were also replaced as part of this phase.

The final phase of the project featured renovations to a portion of the first floor. Outpatient services in this area include audiology, imaging ,and phlebotomy. A monumental staircase from the main atrium to the second floor was also installed in this phase.

Support space is provided on each floor along with an open registration and greeter’s desk in the lobby and café for patients and staff. The typical exam rooms and procedure rooms are designed to be the same throughout the four floors of the facility to allow flex space and maximum use. The medical assistant work stations are located directly outside the exam rooms for efficiency and direct access to patients.