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St. Francis expands Monroe footprint

Posted: Updated: April 17, 2013 12:21 PM
Artist rendering of the new St. Francis Medical Center’s Community Health Center (CHC) // Source: St. Francis Artist rendering of the new St. Francis Medical Center’s Community Health Center (CHC) // Source: St. Francis
Map showing where new health center will be located // Source: St. Francis Map showing where new health center will be located // Source: St. Francis

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - St. Francis Medical Center continues to expand its services to the Monroe area.

A groundbreaking and blessing of the soil happened Wednesday morning for a new medical center that will be located on Tower Drive.

The community health center will be a four story building housing services from speech therapy to radiology. There will also be a drive through pharmacy and the new building will house the diabetes and nutrition center.

The new community health center comes with a price tag of around thirty million dollars and is scheduled to open late next summer.

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