Mobile Health Units (MHU)

Mobile Health Units (MHU)

Location: 

Canada

Owner:

Government of Canada

Architect:

Kasian Architecture

Year:

2020

Size:

10 MHU, 100 beds each

IHP’s Role:

FF&E Consultant, BIM360 Population

Scope:

A new build of 10 modular mobile health units consisting of 100 beds (20 ICU & 80 regular). These MHUs are distributed throughout the county as needed during the COVID-19 pandemic to alleviate the pressures hospitals face in the ICUs. Each MHU features triage, short-stay evaluation, resuscitation bays, accommodations for portable diagnostic imaging, basic laboratory and pharmacy services, and a separate low-risk zone with central supply and support spaces.

Credit: Weatherhaven, 2021