Several city, county, UF & Shands leaders were on hand this morning to break ground on a new medical building in East Gainesville. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman reports, the new facility will eventually provide a variety of medical specialties to the public.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Blakeshandswrapfixed.mp3]
Construction of the two new UF Health Shands hospitals is ahead of schedule. The twin hospitals will bring more specialization in heart and cardiovascular diseases and neuromedicine units.