Construction Updates

Updates for our patient and employee community of the current status and upcoming milestones of the major construction projects ongoing at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.

As Georgia's National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Winship is continuously working to grow and improve our facilities to advance patient care.

Currently at Winship, we have three major construction projects taking place with:

  • Clinic renovations on the first floor of our Clifton campus location
  • Clinic and infusion center renovations in the Physician Plaza at Emory Johns Creek Hospital
  • Construction of a new patient centric, multi-story facility called Winship at Emory Midtown adjacent to Emory University Hospital Midtown

More details on each project are provided below.

Clifton Campus Renovations

Winship's Clifton campus location is undergoing significant renovations to enhance patient service offerings and improve overall flow for patients and staff. The renovations are taking place in several phases from September 2021 through July 2022 to enhance service offerings and improve the overall flow of the first floor of the building.

The renovations will bring:

  • Addition of 25 clinic rooms total
  • Opening of multi-use Survivorship Center
  • Creation of Integrative Oncology and Survivorship Clinic
  • Dedicated physical therapy/lymphedema space
  • Improved traffic flow through first floor for patients, employees and visitors
  • Adjacency of Emory Breast Imaging Center to new breast oncology clinical space

We appreciate your patience as we navigate this new opportunity to increase the services we offer at this location. We know that you rely on us for timely updates about changes that will affect your visits to our facilities. Please check back here for further updates as they become available.

Construction updates:

  • New entrance to Emory Breast Imaging Center is now open.
  • Mocha Delites Coffee House & Deli is closed.
  • Patient and Family Resource Center is temporarily closed until the renovations are completed.
  • Badge-access entry has been installed for faculty and staff.

Reminder, the front entrance access for patients and other visitors on Uppergate Drive is closed on the weekends.

During the renovation, a temporary chapel space has been established in the 4th floor library of Tufts House on Ridgewood Drive, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The space, which is equipped with chairs and prayer rugs, offers staff members a quiet place for prayer and reflection.

Physicians Plaza at Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Winship at Emory Johns Creek Hospital is undergoing significant renovations to enhance patient service offerings and improve overall flow for patients and staff. The renovations are taking place in several phases from March 2022 through October 2022 to improve the overall flow of the hematology and medical oncology clinic and ambulatory infusion center in the Physician Plaza at Emory Johns Creek Hospital.

The renovations will bring:

  • Improved traffic flow through first floor for patients, employees and visitors
  • Addition of 5 clinic rooms and 3 consult rooms
  • Addition of 6 Quick Injection Chairs
  • Centralized check-in and waiting room

We appreciate your patience as we navigate through the multiple phases of construction. We know that you rely on us for timely updates about changes that will affect your visits to our facilities. Please check back here for further updates as they become available.

Construction updates:

  • Entrance C closed to patients and visitors. Please use Entrance A or B of the Physician Plaza and proceed to the blue desk at Entrance A to check in for all Winship labs, clinic appointments, and infusion appointments.

Winship at Emory Midtown

The new Winship at Emory Midtown facility currently under construction on the Emory University Hospital Midtown campus is designed to change the way cancer care is delivered to patients. Comprising of 17 stories and more than 450,000 square feet, the unique facility design will keep the patient in a centralized location and bring health care providers, services and research opportunities to them. Construction is expected to be completed in late 2022 with patient care expected to begin in spring 2023.

The new facility will include 64 inpatient beds, 26 observation beds, as well as six operating rooms for both inpatient and outpatient procedures, a modern radiation oncology facility, state-of-the-art imaging modalities, and a multi-story parking deck.

Current impact on traffic:

  • The rightmost southbound lane and adjacent sidewalk has been closed indefinitely. The southbound lane will be used as a temporary sidewalk as construction is completed.
  • One Westbound lane and adjacent sidewalk on Linden Avenue will be closed indefinitely.
  • The right-most lane and adjacent sidewalk on West Peachtree Street will be closed indefinitely.

You can follow along with unique views from on-site cameras providing images and timelapse videos of the construction.

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