The new and old of Jackson Memorial Hospital

  • An older room at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • One of Jackson Memorial Hospital's newly rennovated suite rooms. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • An old CT scanner at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A new CT scanner at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • An out-dated workout room at the Rehabilitation center attached to Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Water leaks from the pipes in the basement of Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Edwin O'Dell, of the executive office of Jackson Memorial Hospital, looks on as water leaks from the basement piping of the hospital on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Barth Green, professor and chairman of neurological surgery for the Univeristy of Miami, speaks at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Barbara Peart-James, a registered nurse in the Radiology department, sits in a room dividing two rooms with CT scanners: one new, one old, on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A recently rennovated bathroom that is attached to a recently rennovated suite at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • One of the older bathrooms at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Edwin O'Dell of the Jackson Memorial Hospital executive office walks through one of the hospital's construction sights. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A recently rennovated suite at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Water leaks from the pipes in the basement of Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • One of the older rooms in Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • One of the older nursing stations at Jackson Memorial Hospital. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • One of Jackson Memorial Hospital's rooms under rennovation on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Miami. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Roberto Hernandez, a construction worker, installs a lightbulb in one of the areas under construction in Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. SHANNON KAESTLE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF