Cancer Centers   /  Midwest Cancer Center

Altus designed this new construction of a two-story, award-winning building for the Midwest Cancer Center. Altus provided site development, healthcare planning, architectural design, and coordinated multiple user groups.

* Two-story design separates diagnostic and clinic services with a two-story water feature
* Lower level contains state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging and radiation services
* Open infusion enables social interaction while still providing private treatment areas
* Mobile infusion chairs give patients the option to sit closer to full-height windows
* Non-clinical ambience supplied by natural materials and tones
* Hallways illuminated by skylights
* Fiber optic lights used in linear accelerator
* Indirect lighting creates an inviting glow at night

Client:
Midwest Cancer Center

Location:

Omaha, Nebraska

Team:
Loren Lamprecht
Scott Kirchner
Jessica Doolittle

Awards:

2009 Top 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals by Soliant
2008 Citation of Merit, Healthcare Design Magazine
2009 Honorable Mention, Contract Magazine
Great Plains Chapter IIDA 2009 Silver Award

55,000sf
$13m

Atrium
Cancer center
Clinic
Image recovery
Open fusion
Radiation Oncology