Westlake Reed Leskosky, in association with Cannon Design was retained by the Department of Veterans Affairs to design and implement the new Cares Tower and hospital expansion at the Louis Stokes VA Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. The project consolidates services currently offered at the Brecksville facility into one facility. The bed tower expansion measures 268,000 square feet and will include 260 beds in a 8 story structure. Project construction is estimated at $80 million. Services in the new bed tower include: Inpatient Long Term Spinal Cord Injury, Comprehensive Rehabilitation Center, Hospice / Palliative Care Ward within the Inpatient Home Care Unit, and Psychiatric and Dementia Wards.