University Hospital Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Healthcare In Progress | San Antonio

  • Project Scope 545,000 SF Women’s and Children’s Hospital Tower
  • Completion Date December 2022
  • Owner University Health System
  • Architect Marmon Mok with ZGF

The new state-of-the-art Women and Children’s Hospital at University Hospital will help the University Health System better serve the unique health needs of women, babies, and children while providing a supportive, compassionate, and welcoming environment for patients and their families.

New Project Features:

  • A new tower designed to meet the needs of women, babies and children
  • Heart, vascular and advanced endoscopy suite in the Sky Tower
  • New parking structure
  • Additional shell space for future growth

The new tower will feature special amenities for the moms and babies. These include:

  • Dedicates OB/GYN Emergency Department
  • Large, private labor and delivery suites
  • Dedicated OB/GYN operating suites
  • Highest level NICU connected to the Labor & Delivery Unit
  • Waiting lounge for families 
  • Spacious, private inpatient rooms (with plenty of space for a family member to stay overnight)
  • Mom’s sleeping suite for mothers who return to the NICU to breastfeed babies
  • Family Living Centers

The new tower will also feature new amenities for sick and injured children. These include:

  • Dedicated Children’s Emergency Department
  • Over-sized kid-friendly private rooms
  • Pediatric Rehab Gym
  • Family Resource Centers
  • Family-friendly nutrition stations on every unit
  • ChildLife Center with a theatre, movie lounge, game room, and indoor playground