A new £73 million wing at Derry’s Altnagelvin Hospital will be completed in early 2017.
The new wing will be constructed in parallel to the new £50m cross border Radiotherapy Unit.
The new wing will incorporate six inpatient ward areas, a new main entrance to the hospital and relocation of car parking facilities.
It’s understood all hospital services will remain fully operational during the construction period.
Foyle MLA Colum Eastwood says it’s another positive announcement for Altnagelvin: