By Stephanie Farrar, Fortune Senior EditorThe Greenfield-based Greenfield Systems Corp., a $20 billion health care software company, plans to open its first health care technology-enabled healthcare facility in Kentucky, the company announced Monday.
Greenfield will invest more than $100 million in the facility, which will be a hybrid hospital-healthcare technology and software facility, according to a press release from the company.
The facility will be built in the Greenfield Industrial Park in Greenfield, and the Greenfields Medical Innovation Center will oversee the operation, which is expected to start operations in 2019, according the company’s announcement.
The company will have about 400 employees.
The hospital-tech facility will use the Green Field Medical Technology platform.
“Our goal is to create a hybrid health care infrastructure for the GreenField community,” Greenfield Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer Joe Serna said in the release.
“This is a major step in the right direction to realize our vision of a hybrid facility that allows us to integrate Greenfield’s cutting-edge technology, provide a highly-efficient and scalable system, and allow our patients and their families to access care that meets their needs.
The company, which employs more than 1,000 people, is building the facility in conjunction with the Green Fields Medical Innovation Centers. “
I am very excited to be able to bring this exciting opportunity to our community,” he continued.
The company, which employs more than 1,000 people, is building the facility in conjunction with the Green Fields Medical Innovation Centers.
The medical center will also work with the company to provide health care services for its patients.
Serna and Greenfield CEO Tom Smith said the facility will provide Greenfield residents with an integrated and cost-effective health care solution that meets the demands of their daily lives.
“We are excited to help the community and the health care industry thrive in this innovative and new technology era,” Smith said.
“The facility will offer Greenfield an entirely new model for healthcare for its residents.”
The facility is expected cost about $1.2 million to $1,721,000 per year, according a release from Greenfield.
“Our goal with this investment is to help create jobs and improve the quality of life for our residents,” Sernas said in a statement.