LANSING – Sparrow Health System plans to add a large outpatient surgery center near the main hospital in downtown Lansing. 

The health system on Monday announced plans for a three-story, 100,000-square-foot outpatient surgery center and medical office facility. 

Sparrow plans to construct the new facility at the northwest corner of Michigan and Pennsylvania avenues to “support the growth of same-day surgeries” and “increase convenience and access to patients.”

According to a press release, the new center is the health system’s answer to “a rise