Facilities Operations Update

Legacy antenna system removal begins August 28th

Sent on behalf of Barnes-Jewish Hospital.

Over the next 12 weeks, the Multi-Carrier Distributed Antenna System (MDAS) team will remove cabling and antennas from the legacy (old) antenna system across the medical campus. This work will begin Monday, August 28, and end Wednesday, November 22. Please download this schedule for removal locations. There will be no impacts to cell phone coverage during the removal.

Vendors conducting this work will access ceiling areas with or without a lift and will work to ensure that they are not blocking access in hallways, patient rooms, offices, etc. Staff, patients and families within the designated areas should experience limited disruptions to egress/ingress.

For questions, please contact the Consolidated Service Center (CSC) Support Desk at 314-362-4700.