The Americas South Clinic

The Americas South Clinic

Healthcare

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Medellin

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Colombia

Type: Healthcare
Area: 25,000 m² // 269,097 ft²
Services:
Sustainability
LEED® Certification
Description

The Clinica del Sur Las Américas is located in Envigado, Antioquia. SUMAC carried out the sustainability assessment in its design and construction stages so that the project obtains the LEED BD + C: Healthcare v4 certification. This project was developed in a strategic site on El Poblado avenue, one of the most important avenues in the Aburrá Valley, has access to public transportation to facilitate the mobilization of users and has different basic services in its surroundings. The clinic has a large terrace designed as an open space for the occupants which will provide open or recreational spaces for the users. Regarding comfort, an efficient air conditioning and ventilation system is being considered that will guarantee air renewal and good indoor environmental quality. Additionally, this is the first clinic in the region to seek LEED BD + C: Healthcare v4 certification.