Rush University Medical Center - East Tower Nuclear Medicine Pharmacy and Clean Room

  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Size: 700 square feet
  • Services Provided: Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection

The new pharmacy for the East Tower was a created from a 700 square foot existing OT/PT space on the 14th floor of the East Tower into a Pharmacy suite designed for the packaging of nuclear medicine. The suite holds a workroom, ISO 7 class anteroom, and ISO 7 class clean room designed to USP 797 standards. The clean room contains a recirculating laminar flow hood and an exhausted laboratory hood with a future RIVA machine expected to replace it. The design also includes all required infrastructure to support the future RIVA machine installation. A new dedicated ventilation and filtration system was also added to support the new program.

Completed: 2014