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Hospital Begins $85 Million Expansion Project


Chesapeake Regional Healthcare will host City of Chesapeake Officials, Chesapeake Hospital Authority Board, elected officials, business and community members, architects and contractors.


  • Ground Breaking for hospital’s $85 million expansion project and Sidney M. Oman cancer treatment center expansion/renovation
  • Ribbon Cutting for Chesapeake Rx, a new neighborhood pharmacy in South Norfolk


Ground Breaking: Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, 736 Battlefield Blvd., North, Chesapeake, Va.
Ribbon Cutting: Chesapeake Rx, 2544 Bainbridge Blvd., Chesapeake Va.


Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020
9 a.m. - Ground Breaking at Main Entrance of Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
10:30 a.m. – Ribbon Cutting ceremony for Chesapeake Rx in South Norfolk 


  • Beginning of Chesapeake Regional Healthcare’s three-year Master Facility Plan Expansion Project to grow strategically important services to better serve our patients and meet community needs.
  • Hospital expansion to include cardiac and surgical additions, obstetrics renovation and expansion of the Sidney M. Oman cancer treatment center. 

Media interested in an interview the day of the event should contact Tricia Hardy at or call (757) 408-2681.

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Chesapeake Regional Healthcare
Chesapeake Regional Healthcare is home to Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, the only independent, community-based hospital in the Hampton Roads region providing compassionate, technologically advanced health care to the residents of southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina for more than 40 years. It offers a nationally accredited Chest Pain Center, a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, and one of the busiest Emergency Departments and maternity wards in the area. With more than 600 physicians on staff, Chesapeake Regional is dedicated to putting patients first with the most advanced treatments and innovation in health care and a personalized touch. For more information, visit