$654M Chicago hospital was designed with green in mind

The new $654 million Rush University Medical Center in Chicago is the "nation's first facility designed to provide care for patients involved in chemical, biological and radiological disasters," said Dr. Dino Rumoro, the center's chairman of emergency medicine. The 14-story building, which has several green roofs and makes ample use of energy- and water-saving measures, is awaiting LEED certification.

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