Wednesday 23 September
The redevelopment of Hay Health Service has reached a major milestone with construction contract awarded to Indigenous construction company Barpa Pty Ltd.
Delivered under the NSW Government’s $304 million Multipurpose Service (MPS) Program
, the redevelopment of Hay Health Service will deliver:
- additional aged care rooms and a resident lounge
- external landscaped area and outdoor socialisation space for residents
- new emergency triage area, which will provide hospital nursing staff with a dedicated area to assess and prioritise patients for treatment
- three new staff accommodation units to support the staffing and operations of the health service
- refurbished reception and administration areas to facilitate contemporary models of care and improve security and accessibility.
Construction is set to commence in the coming months, with works staged to minimise disruptions to staff, visitors and patients and allow Hay Health Service to remain operational through construction.
The project is scheduled for completion in late 2021.
Across Murrumbidgee Local Health District there is significant development underway including the $431 million Wagga Wagga Base Hospital Redevelopment
, $250 million Griffith Base Hospital Redevelopment
and the $50 million Tumut Hospital Redevelopment
The redevelopment of Murrumburrah-Harden and Hay health facilities are among the MPS’ being delivered under the NSW Government’s $304 million MPS Program, which also delivered the new Barham and Tumbarumba MPS’ this year.
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