Our expertise ensures that hospitals have the safest, healthiest environment possible and that the structural integrity of the building lasts for many decades to come.
IBTS has extensive experience providing plan review and inspections for hospitals and healthcare facilities ranging from medical offices to expansive multifacility health campuses. Our ICC-certified personnel, software and data management capabilities, unique partnerships, and turnkey resources provide you with the resources to complete your project on-time and on-budget, and the confidence that all fire and life safety, accessibility, medical requirements are met. With IBTS, you can be assured your project will include:
- Fast, reliable, on-demand service
- Access to experienced code professionals with intimate knowledge of healthcare and hospital design
- Coordination with fire and life safety professionals
- Assurance that what designers promise will meet requirements
- Inspections completed on time every time
- Construction done right the first time
- Remote services to ease scheduling and logistical challenges
Our fully qualified staff have all the necessary inspector, plans examiner, and code official certifications in building, electrical, fire safety, mechanical, and plumbing, bolstered by our reputation for timely, accurate reporting and a team approach to independent third-party oversight. Our remote visual inspection services provide a rapid solution that help you manage schedules.
IBTS staff have substantial experience reviewing plans for hospital construction, reconstruction, and renovation projects. With infrastructure and personnel in place, we can remotely review plans from concept to construction documents to ensure that inspection personnel are provided with the best resources and that construction meets code to provide a safe, efficient, and sustainable environment.
Our Work in Action
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Health System
IBTS provided full plan review services in several locations, including an Adult Outpatient facility that includes a 1M SF, 16-story hospital with a 1-level underground and 8-level above-ground parking garage. The VCU Community Memorial Hospital includes a 3-story hospital of approximately 165,000 SF.
Winchester Medical Center (WMC) Campus
IBTS performed all third-party plan reviews for the $161 million Winchester Medical Center campus expansion. Designed by Perkins + Wills, the 400,000 sq. ft. renovation involved multiple buildings including an existing 22,000 square feet laboratory expansion, a new five-story tower serving multiple critical departments within the medical center, a new Heart & Vascular Center, a five-story critical care unit; an expanded emergency department, and a 20-bed observation unit.