The second new emergency room added to the city of Green this year will open to the community this morning.
Summa Health System's 24-hour emergency department at Heritage Crossings on Massillon Road will officially open Monday morning at 7 a.m.
The $17 million facility is expected to serve around 14,000 patients in the first year from Green and surrounding communities.
The emergency department is part of a $96 million expansion of Summa's emergency services network throughout the region which was announced in 2010.
Akron General's 24-hour emergency department in on Massillon Road opened earlier this year.
The Lifestyles Health and Wellness Center, Akron General's medical-based fitness program, will also open in Green this morning.