Client Via Christi Health System

Via Christi Hospital on St. Teresa

Wichita, Kansas

The 144,000-SF, three-story hospital sits on a 120-acre Greenfield site and is the only full service community hospital in west Wichita. The hospital features a flexible, modern design that links high-performance medicine with patient-centered care.  The design incorporates colors from nature, while taking advantage of the abundant natural light. 

The hospital features 68 private patient rooms; 48 medical/surgical and 12 universal beds; four labor and delivery suites and eight post-partum beds; six operating suites, including two inpatient, two outpatient, and two gastrointestinal; cardiac cath lab; full modality imaging; emergency department with four acute and five fast-track bays; lab, pharmacy, and dietary services; business office and admitting areas; and a chapel. A 60,000-SF medical office building attached to the hospital houses physician offices, physical rehabilitation services, medical equipment retail space, and hospital administrative space. The design allows for future expansion and changing technologies and services.

At a glance

144,000 SF Hospital

3 Stories

60,000 SF Medical Office Building

68 Private Patient Rooms

48 Medical/Surgical Beds

4 Labor & Delivery Suites

8 Post-Partum Beds

Operating Rooms

Laboratory & Imaging

Emergency Department - 4 Acute, 5 Fast-Track Bays




Architectural Showcase, Community Hospital
Healthcare Design Magazine

The design incorporates a nature color palette and prominent daylighting

The chapel is prominently placed for easy access for patients, families, and the neighboring community

Flexible design to accommodate future expansion and adaptation to changing technologies and services


Architectural Design

Engineering: Mechanical, Electrical, Structural, Civil

Interior Design