Wagman Construction Breaks Ground on WellSpan Hospital

(Shrewsbury, PA) Wagman Construction, Inc. has been selected as the general contractor for the construction of WellSpan Health’s new state-of-the-art acute care hospital in Shrewsbury, PA. WellSpan has partnered with Emerus on this project, who is the nation’s first and largest operator of neighborhood hospitals. A groundbreaking for the new hospital at 13515 Wolfe Road in Hopewell Township was held on Tuesday, April 23, 2024, to celebrate the start of construction.

“The groundbreaking ceremony for WellSpan Shrewsbury Hospital marks a momentous occasion for the York County community. This innovative neighborhood hospital signifies Wagman’s commitment to bringing high-quality healthcare closer to the people who need it most. We are thrilled to partner with WellSpan on this project and believe this facility will play a vital role in ensuring our residents have access to timely, convenient medical care,” says Jan Wagner, President of Wagman Construction.

Neighborhood hospitals offer an innovative approach by providing the services patients need conveniently located within their communities. This 18,000 SF facility will feature a 24/7 emergency department, ten inpatient beds, and diagnostic services, such as ultrasound, CT, X-ray, and laboratory services. The hospital is expected to open in late 2025.

Wagman is a multi-faceted construction firm with major operations in heavy civil, general construction, and geotechnical construction services. Founded in 1902, Wagman is a fourth-generation, family-owned company with offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia and is headquartered in York, Pa. As a full-service general contractor, Wagman Construction facilitates growth and development in healthcare, senior living, commercial, education, cultural/community/nonprofit, adaptive reuse, and industrial markets in central Pennsylvania, Virginia & Maryland. For more information about Wagman, please visit www.wagman.com.

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