Columbus Regional Health will break ground Friday afternoon on a new emergency department at Northside Medical Center.
The ceremony will be at 1:45 p.m. at 100 Frist Court in Columbus.
The new 12,000-square-foot department will connect to the existing medical center. It will house 10 beds and emergency medical support services.
Emergency vehicle access, a 40-space parking lot and associated site work are also included in the expansion project.
The completion date is April 2018.