Meridian Center for Health
NeighborCare Meridian Center for Health Seattle, WAMeridian Center for Health is an integrated health services clinic for low-income residents in North Seattle.
LEED Gold certified, the facility includes a roof-mounted solar array, bioretention streambed, attention to daylighting, and integrated shading devices. Two stories of steel framing with braced frames allow for a completely open floorplate that accommodates the potential of future changes in healthcare delivery.
A federally-qualified health center (FQHC), Meridian Center for Health's mission is to treat low-income underserved populations with little or no insurance. The facility provides affordable primary medical and dental care, nutrition and maternity support services, mental health, and recovery services.
A recipient of a 2017 National AIA Healthcare Design Award (one of seven), the jury’s key words for this project were “sweet” and “beautiful.”AIA Healthcare Design Award, 2017 44,745 SF Architect: NBBJ
Contractor: Lease Crutcher Lewis