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Listing of USACE Contracts Awarded for Alternate Care Sites

Published April 1, 2020

An aerial view of patient care units under construction inside the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City March 27, 2020. The Javits Center site was selected, in part, due to its large expanse of open space.

This listing of USACE contracts awarded to support Alternate Care Facilities will be updated daily. This report is valid as of April 2, 2020. An Alternate Care Site (ACS) is a facility that’s temporarily converted for healthcare use during a public health emergency to reduce the burden on hospitals and established medical facilities. The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are working to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) during this national emergency.

Unit Facility Name Location COVID or NON-COVID Beds Contract Awarded Work Started Date Complete % Complete
NAD Javits Center Phase 1 New York City, NY NON-COVID 1000 3/26/2020 3/26/2020 3/30/2020 100%
NAD Javits Center Phase 2 New York City, NY NON-COVID 2010 3/26/2020 3/30/2020 4/8/2020 30%
NAD Westchester CC Whiteplains, NY COVID 100 3/27/2020 3/27/2020 4/17/2020 0%
NAD SUNY Stony Brook Stony Brook, NY NON-COVID 1038 3/28/2020 3/30/2020 4/18/2020 0%
NAD SUNY Westbury Westbury, NY NON-COVID 1022 3/28/2020 3/30/2020 4/18/2020 0%
LRD McCormick Place Chicago, IL COVID 3000 3/28/2020 3/29/2020 4/24/2020 60%
LRD Metro South Medical Ctr Blue Island, IL COVID 350 3/29/2020 3/30/2020 4/24/2020 0%
LRD Sherman Hospital Eglin, IL COVID 300 3/29/2020 3/30/2020 4/24/2020 0%
LRD TCF Center Detroit, MI COVID 1000 3/31/2020 4/1/2020 TBD 5%