Brooklyn’s oldest hospital has been keeping the community healthy for nearly 175 years.
Now, a plan to modernize The Brooklyn Hospital Center will ensure it remains operational and independent well into the future.
What does that look like? A state-of-the-art, approximately 800,000 square-foot campus programmed to meet the community’s unique healthcare needs.
The value that independent, full-service, community-focused care brings to neighborhoods is second-to-none. That’s why improvements to The Brooklyn Hospital Center will be tailored to the community’s health, wellness, and equity needs. The plan will:
As the plan for The Brooklyn Hospital Center advances, it will create equitable and inclusive opportunity right here in Brooklyn and ensure that quality, independent healthcare remains a vital component of justice and equity in our communities.
The modernization plan will generate billions of dollars in economic activity during construction, create hundreds of high-paying, quality jobs and nearly one thousand units of permanently affordable housing to create new housing opportunities for hospital staff, minimum wage-earners, and our Brooklyn neighbors.