Construction begins this week on the 509,000-square-foot Jacobs Medical Center. The 245-bed medical center being built adjacent to Thornton Hospital, just north of La Jolla Village Drive and east of Interstate 5, will focus on specialty care.

Construction begins this week on the 509,000-square-foot Jacobs Medical Center. The 245-bed medical center being built adjacent to Thornton Hospital, just north of La Jolla Village Drive and east of Interstate 5, will focus on specialty care.

Sleek architectural renderings of UC San Diego Health System’s future medical center in La Jolla are what first caught the attention of Irwin Jacobs more than two years ago...

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