PLYMOUTH, Minn. (WCCO) — Allina Hospitals and Clinics plans to open up a new emergency room at its West Health Facility.

The hospital is located at Interstate 494 and Highway 55 in Plymouth.

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The 18,000 square-foot building is expected to cost between $5 million and $8 million.

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It will be staffed 24 hours a day with ER doctors and nurses from Abbott Northwestern Hospital.

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Allina hopes to break ground in February and have the ER done by the end of 2012.