ROYAL OAK, Mich., Sept. 10 Prairie Community Health Center(PCHC), Terry, Montana, has selected Optim to perform an evaluation ofhospital renovation, expansion or replacement needs. As the Owner'sRepresentative, Optim will conduct a demographic study of the area'spopulation trends, assess the types of services that PCHC currently provides,and project the services they will need to provide in the years ahead. At theend of the four-week project, Optim will present their findings to PCHC boardmembers, along with several viable program options.
"As rural communities continue to change, Critical Access Hospitals mustmeet growing demands for healthcare services. Optim understands the challengesthat our rural hospitals face. They are specialists in healthcareconstruction, which has a unique planning process as well as infrastructurerequirements," said Reed E. Reyman, Administrator of Prairie Community HealthCenter.
"Many small hospitals assume that Owner's Representation is a luxury theycannot afford. However, Optim actually saves clients money because we know howto avoid the pitfalls that threaten the success of a major renovation orconstruction project. We applaud PCHC for taking the time to objectivelydefine their goals and systematically investigate solutions before proceedingwith design," said Jeff Larson, Executive Vice President of Optim's Owner'sRepresentation Services.
Optim provides innovative solutions that optimize the value of ourclients' physical assets. We are the leaders in bringing independent Owner'sRepresentation Services to the healthcare industry. Collectively, our skilledprogram managers, architects, engineers, and clinical technology experts haveover 200 years of experience in meeting the special needs of healthcareorganizations.
Optim's incentives are completely tied to the success of our clients'construction projects.
See www.optimvalue.com for further information.
About Prairie Community Health Center
PCHC is a Critical Access Hospital located in Terry, Montana. Forinformation, call Reed E. Reyman at (406) 635-5511.
Contact: Jeff Larson800-773-7057 [email protected]