Transforming how care is delivered with...

August 16, 2019


  • 250 licensed beds
  • More than 27 pediatric specialties
  • An Advanced Fetal Care Center

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Labor & Delivery Unit

  • 2 obstetrical operating rooms
  • 29 mother/baby post-partum rooms
  • 5 antepartum rooms
  • 7 couplet care rooms

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  • Indoor & outdoor child-life play spaces, called The Jerry and Anita Zucker Family Atrium & The Boeing Outdoor Play Space 

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  • The only Level 4 NICU in South Carolina

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  • 2 entire floors dedicated to children with heart problems & cancer/blood disorders
  • Advanced and carefully-integrated telehealth technology throughout the facility, allowing unprecedented coordination and engagement with patients, families, and care team members

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At least 7,729 donors & 14,776 gifts made to the campaign

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  • 22,000 lb. helicopter-Rooftop helio-pad, engineered to accommodate the Coast Guard’s Jayhawk helicopter for emergency & disaster situations

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Throughout the construction of the new hospital, MUSC…

  • Built facility consisting of 11 stories and 625,000 square feet
  • Worked with Charleston and South Carolina based companies
  • Employed 4,000+ workers during a 40-month period
  • 61% of 2 million labor hours was provided by the South Carolina workforce
  • 48% of the work was done by small-, women-, and minority-owned business enterprises

Conceived and designed by families and care team members