Whitman-Walker plans to rent nearly 43,000 square feet of office space in the new building under construction at 1525 14th St., N.W. (Washington Blade photo by Michael K. Lavers)
Whitman-Walker Health on Tuesday announced it will lease nearly 43,000 square feet in a building currently under construction at 1525 14th St., N.W., between P and Q Streets in Logan Circle.
Chip Lewis, spokesperson for Whitman-Walker, told the Washington Blade the new location will house most of the agency’s health care services once it opens in mid-2014. Whitman-Walker’s administrative offices, along with a handful of patient programs will remain at the Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center at 1701 14th St., N.W.
The organization’s Max Robinson Center is located on Martin Luther King Jr., Avenue, S.E., in Anacostia.
“We are going to be clearly expanding our capacity for patients,” Lewis said. “We are going to be expanding our services. We are going to be adding some new services, so it’s going to be quite a big deal when it comes together.”
The Blade will provide more details as they become available.
(Washington Blade file photo by Michael Key)
WASHINGTON—Whitman-Walker Health earlier this month reported a roughly $2.4 million surplus.
“Our health center business model continued to produce strong results in 2012,” Whitman-Walker Health Executive Director Don Blanchon said.
The windfall of $31 million in total revenues from last year comes as the organization continues to prepare to relocate most of its health care services into a building currently under construction on 14th Street, N.W., in Logan Circle in mid-2014. Whitman-Walker’s administrative offices and a handful of patient programs will remain at the Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center at 1701 14th St., N.W.
The organization also reported it provided health care services to 13,618 people in 2012.