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Swedes gets approval for new facility on Bell School Road

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Rendering of new SwedishAmerican clinic Rendering of new SwedishAmerican clinic
ROCKFORD (WREX) -

SwedishAmerican has received approval of an expansion to a new state of the art facility. 

On Tuesday morning, the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board approved a new 70,000 square foot clinic on Bell School Road. 

The clinic will offer nearly 100 clinic rooms, 25 providers, OB/GYN, pediatrics, family practice, internal medicine and endocrinology services. 

The hospital says at least 300 construction jobs will come with the project, as well as dozens of full-time health care jobs

A groundbreaking for the facility will take place early next year. 

The new facility will sit on about six acres of land. The total cost of the facility is $24 million.

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