Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital (formerly Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital)

Project Type:
DBFM - Design Build Finance Maintain
Infrastructure Type:
Health Care
Contract Value:
$1.3 Billion
Estimated Value for Money:
$254.4 million

About the Project:

Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital is part of Mackenzie Health, a regional health care provider serving Vaughan, Richmond Hill and beyond that also includes Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital and a network of community-based services.

The Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital will be the first hospital for the city of Vaughan, and the first new hospital for York Region in 30 years. The Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital will be the first “smart” hospital in Canada.


  • Request for Qualifications:
    Mar 07, 2014
  • Short-list Bidders Selected:
    Sep 30, 2014
  • Request for Proposals:
    Jun 29, 2015
  • Winning Bidder Selected:
    Oct 25, 2016
  • Construction Begins:
    Oct 25, 2016
  • Construction Ends:
    Aug 26, 2020

Winning Bidder

Plenary Health: Developer: Plenary Group (Canada) Ltd.; Design: Stantec Architecture Ltd.; Design Builder: PCL Constructors Canada Inc.; Facilities management: Johnson Controls Canada LP; Financial Advisor: Plenary Group (Canada) Ltd.


Through modern and proven best practices, the hospital will provide state-of-the-art health care and positive outcomes for patients and their families.

The new Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital will include:

  • A state-of-the-art emergency department
  • Modern surgical services and operating rooms
  • Advanced diagnostic imaging
  • Specialized ambulatory clinics and intensive care beds
  • Approximately 90 per cent single occupancy acute-care patient rooms for infection prevention and control
  • Integrated “smart” digital technology systems that deliver the right information, to the right care location, at the right time, to enhance the patient care experience
  • The design and construction of the Learning Resource Commons will adhere to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver standards. LEED buildings focus on healthy indoor environments, reduced greenhouse gas emissions and efficient use of energy, water and other resources.

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