Marian Medical Center is a new 235,000-square-foot (double the existing size), $218 million tower tied in to the existing hospital. The hospital’s mission-style exterior complements neighboring areas, following the City of Santa Maria architectural theme.

Progressive Edge Technologies was involved in making sure the fire life safety systems which included Fire Alarm system, Nurse Call system, Fire Sprinkler system, Kitchen Fire Systems were installed correctly and tested properly for final review by OSPHD. We also worked through making sure the fire smoke dampers and smoke zones all were corresponding during final testing and per engineer’s requirements including all tie-ins to all shutdowns and door releases.

The Marian Medical Center features include a four-story (plus basement), 191-bed patient tower, a two-story above-grade connector to the existing hospital, neonatal intensive care (NICU), expanded emergency department, expanded critical care unit, surgical services, cardiac services (including open heart surgery), obstetrical and gynecological services, full diagnostic imaging services, including MRI and CT, cancer/oncology services, orthopedic services, pharmacy and respiratory therapy, new chapel, healing garden, and an expanded and relocated cafeteria.