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BLUEFIELD W.Va (WVVA) -- Multi-million dollar renovation projects will start very soon at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

BRMC just received approval Thursday for a $3.3 million dollar project which will allow them to have 24/7 MRI coverage.

The hospital will also begin a $5.1 million dollar renovation project on the Intensive Care Unit and Critical Care Unit in October.

The current ICU was constructed in 1979. The new unit will have private rooms each with their own bathroom. It will also include a documentation station in between each room where a nurse can sit and document a patient one on one.

CEO Bill Hawley says the renovation project has already helped the hospital recruit over 20 new physicians over the past two years.

Hawley says the project is expected to be complete by spring.

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