Irvine, Texas, June 4, 2021 (Global News Agency)-With the official launch of CHRISTUS Health’s innovative international headquarters in Irvine’s Las Colinas area, the future of new personal office space in northern Texas bright future. The groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for 10:30 am on June 3, 2021.
Close to Toyota Music Factory, at the corner of N. O’Connor Blvd. And W. Las Colinas Avenue. It is a 4.2-acre plot and 456,000 square feet of space will soon become the home of CHRISTUS Health Associates, who supports the Department of Health System Rehabilitation.
The leaders of the three sponsoring congregations from CHRISTUS Health will join the leaders of the health system and the Catholic Diocese of Dallas to celebrate this important occasion with local and regional leaders.
CHRISTUS Health and the City of Irvine finalized plans for a new headquarters earlier this year, which is expected to open in 2023. The facility will be composed of various architectural designs, highlighting the needs of many employees in today’s new face-to-face environment. There are a large number of planned outdoor spaces and important design elements that highlight the faith-based mission of Christ, which is to “extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.”
For the past 10 years, Christus’ current headquarters has been located in a leased space in Irving. In the past few years, we began to look for alternatives to future sites for the new headquarters of the system.
“Today’s breakthrough is of great significance to us,” explains Ernie Sadau, President and CEO of CHRISTUS Health. “Owen has always been a wonderful home. We feel that with the support we have received from the community, we will be proud to stay here and continue to grow.”
In the years since CHRISTUS merged its corporate offices in Las Colinas, the Department of Health Care has grown from 30,000 employees in 4 countries to more than 45,000, and its assets have increased from US$4.5 billion to more than US$9 billion. More than 6.5 million people.
“Now that we have exceeded the space we currently rent, we are ready to take root in the community that supports us, just as we support it. I am proud that we can design a space from the ground up, which is safe and supportive for our team , They are so committed to fulfilling our mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to wherever we serve-in Mexico, Colombia, Chile, the United States and at home,” he said.
The new building is within walking distance of more than 20 restaurants, multiple hotels, Toyota Music Factory and multiple lifestyle housing options.
Irvine Mayor Rick Stopfer said: “Today’s groundbreaking ceremony not only represents CHRISTUS Health’s major commitment and investment in Irvine’s corporate home, but also proves the long-term partnership between our corporate community and our city over the years. “We look forward to continuing to work closely with CHRISTUS Health as it builds on the success of Irving’s innovative new home.”
“It was fortunate to work with CHRISTUS Health when it first moved its headquarters, and I am proud to be here for today’s groundbreaking work,” said Beth A. Bowman, Chairman and CEO of the Greater Irvine-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce. Ministry of Commerce and Irvine Economic Development Partnership. “Christus’ leadership and vision is focused on providing high-quality healthcare and being an outstanding community steward. When we welcome them to their new home, I believe their employees will find new ones in the Las Colinas Urban Center. The facility center is perfect for enjoying the incredible world-class entertainment, retail and restaurant facilities provided by Irving-Las Colinas.”
“We are grateful for the incentives provided by the City of Irving and the support and guidance of the Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce, which made this possible today,” Sadau said. “As a non-profit health system, every dollar saved by Christus can be reinvested in the care, new technology, and training of our employees for our community and those in need. It will also help Christus Sri Lanka provides economic and operational efficiency to help us expand the scope of care and continue to invest in the strength of our sector. We are proud to bring more jobs and more economic investment to DFW, as well as the partnership we have established here, To support the most vulnerable people in our lives in the backyard,” he said.
The site was originally owned by the Texas State Bank and includes not only a 15-story building, but also a 10-story parking lot. Nearby walking paths and outdoor spaces will encourage exercise and reflection.
Fidelis Healthcare Partners, a real estate development company under Fidelis Realty Partners, led CHRISTUS to complete the site selection and project development. The building was designed by architect BOKA Powell and designed by a team led by Don Powell and Joe Hilliard. Its creation will focus on the mission of the system and the colleagues who will work in and around the building. Manhattan will serve as the general contractor for the project and will turn these plans into reality.
“Meticulously integrated work spaces, outdoor terraces, meeting rooms and large areas of collaboration will further promote our treatment work,” Sadau said. “We are delighted to see that we will continue to achieve success as we strive to serve others in many cities and communities, and we are fortunate to be a part of it. We thank this amazing Owen Las Colinas community. This It’s good news for us. It’s good news for the community.”
A rendering of the new space and more detailed information about the project can be found here.
About Christ Health
At CHRISTUS Health, we provide a complete treatment experience that respects the individual. We serve our community with dignity. And full of admiration. CHRISTUS Health is a Catholic non-profit system consisting of more than 600 centers, including hospitals, emergency care centers, health insurance companies, outpatient centers, and doctor clinics. We are a community of 45,000 employees, with more than 15,000 doctors providing personalized care, all focused on our charity mission. Under the auspices of the Sisters of the Incarnate in Houston and San Antonio and the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth, our mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to everyone we serve.
Katy Kiser Christus Health 361-658-5351 [email protected]