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The Beckley Appalachian Regional Hospital is getting a lot of updates.

All construction should be done within the first few weeks of November. Marketing Director Ted Wiegel said they're already finished with the 4th floor.

That includes 19 new private rooms each with it's own flat screen TV and it's own bathroom and shower. Wiegel told 59News the benefits these new rooms will provide.

"All with state of the art technology and furniture, new paint, a new decorating scheme and new heating and air conditioning. A lot of it was not only driven by aesthetics but also patient safety and patient care as well," said Wiegel.

They still have the exterior entrance and lobby to finish. The cost of the construction is $9 million.