Habersham County Medical Center
Healthcare — Demorest, GA

Habersham County Medical Center

This 91,807-square-foot expansion is part of a master plan and renovation program that includes a state-of-the-art emergency room and a new West Wing. The emergency department is more than 16,000-square feet and includes 17 treatment rooms, two additional operating rooms, a new triage area, a 38-space parking garage designed for future vertical expansion and a helicopter pad. 

The new West Wing is more than 78,000-square feet and includes a new public entrance and waiting areas as well as an all-private, 24-bed outpatient surgery center. The expansion also includes additional parking, a conference center, electrical and mechanical rooms, laboratories, x-rays, EKGs and pre-operative visits, a new gift shop, and new waiting areas. A new central energy plant supports the expanded departments. 


  • HKS Architects

The McCarthy team has been a partner with the hospital and architects to contain construction costs by identifying alternatives that provide the same aesthetics but at a more affordable cost.

Jim Peterson, Sr. Vice President Finance
Habersham County Medical Center

Awards and Recognition

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2010 Excellence in Construction

Healthcare $25-$50 Million
Habersham County Medical Center
ABC of Georgia

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2009 Melvin McCarthy Award

Excellence in Quality Management
Habersham County Medical Center
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.