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28-29 August 2017 | Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

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Fast Track Your Attendance

Want to fast track your registration to Health Facilities Design and Development Victoria 2017? It's easy - just download, fill out this form and send it... Read More

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Bing - An innovative communication solution

Technology is changing every industry in significant ways. Watch our video to find out how we can transform and simplify your communication... Read More

Exploring the Central Coast Local Health District’s Facilities Upgrade

Ahead of Victorian Healthcare Week and the Health Facilities Design & Development Summit 2017 we caught up with Andrew Montague, CEO at the Central Coast Local Health District, who shares details of the Central Coast’s three new health facility projects, including the $360 million retrofit of Gosford Hospital. Andrew further delves into... Read More

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Delivering a World Class Health City for Western Sydney, Video interview with Mr Danny O'Connor, Chief Executive, Western Sydney Local Health District

In this video interview, Mr Danny O'Connor, Chief Executive at Western Sydney Local Health District, explores the project vision for the Westmead Hospital Redevelopment, how they are working with stakeholders and precinct partners to ensure better approaches to services and facility planning and the lessons learned along their journey so... Read More

Building Smart in Healthcare

In this video interview, Steve Trevenar, Head of Business and Strategy Healthcare and Scientific Research at Lendlease, explores the new trends in healthcare and how this will impact on current and future healthcare facility design and... Read More

Delivering an Innovative and Collaborative Digital Health Precinct

Ahead of Victorian Healthcare Week and the Health Facilities Design & Development Summit 2017 we caught up with Ian Town, Chairman of the Health Precinct Advisory Council in New Zealand.  Ian shares details of Christchurch’s new Health Precinct that will act as a hub for medical research innovation and digitally enabled patient... Read More

CEO Report: Addressing Key Challenges in Australia's Healthcare System

The lack of integration between various elements of Australia’s fragmented and complex healthcare system is causing enormous inefficiencies in healthcare delivery and confusion for both consumers and healthcare service providers. This was the key conclusion of a roundtable discussion of healthcare service provider CEOs and other senior managers... Read More

A State-by-State Look at Some of Australia’s Largest and Most Innovative Health Redevelopment Projects

Ahead of Health Facilities Design and Development at Australian Healthcare Week 2017, we take a look at some of the key developments in facility design across Australia over the past year, to uncover the strategies each are using to design and build 21st century facilities.This report provides detailed insights into each of the projects – the... Read More

St Vincent’s Healthcare: Creating User-Centric Facilities for Improved Care & Efficiency

Ahead of the Health Facilities Design and Development Summit and Victorian Healthcare Week we chat to Melinda Sukhla, Director of Planning and Strategy at St Vincent’s Health Network; part of Australia’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider.In this article Melinda shares with us details of how St Vincent’s is... Read More

Automation for Better Healthcare Outcomes

Improving affordable health outcomes is driving a significant shift in the healthcare delivery ecosystem. Care-providers are being overwhelmed by patient demand while being held increasingly accountable for patient outcomes and shrinking profit... Read More

Exploring Australia and New Zealand’s Most Innovative Hospital Developments

Ahead of Victorian Healthcare Week and the Health Facilities Design & Development Summit 2017 we look at some of the most exciting and innovative hospital projects currently under development and explore how theseAhead of Victorian Healthcare Week and the Health Facilities Design & Development Summit 2017 we look at some of the most... Read More

Exploring the Central Coast Local Health District’s Facility Upgrade

Ahead of Victorian Healthcare Week and the Health Facilities Design & Development Summit 2017 we caught up with Andrew Montague, CEO at the Central Coast Local Health District, who shares details of the Central Coast’s three new health facility projects, including the $360 million retrofit of Gosford Hospital. Andrew further delves into... Read More

Articles

6 Major Trends Shaping the Design and Delivery of Healthcare Facilities in Australia: Creating the 21st Century Infrastructure Needed to Deliver Best Value

Earlier this year at Healthcare Facilities Design and Development during Australian Healthcare Week, three industry leaders – Andy Black, Chairman of Durrow (UK), Bruce Wolfe, Managing Director of Conrad Gargett and Arch Fotheringham, Director of Health Projects at Brookfield Multiplex – led a roundtable discussion exploring the strategies... Read More

Healthcare 2020: what will the future of healthcare look like in Australia?

As the roles of doctors, nurses and paramedics are set to evolve in the future, what steps can the Australian healthcare sector take now to prepare to create healthcare facilities that can best support new technologies in a changing world? In this article, Futurist Ross Dawson explores what the healthcare system of the future might look like and... Read More

Ensuring business as usual in healthcare redevelopment projects

In this article, Christine Riley, Project Coordinator Project Works at UnitingCare Health, explores the key factors project teams need to take into consideration during a hospital refurbishment and the strategies she has used in projects such as St Stephens Hervey Bay, to plan for the future with minimal impact on hospital... Read More

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Campbelltown Hospital’s $632 million upgrade to deliver world-class health care to your doorstep

INTENSIVE planning has started on the $632 million upgrade of Campbelltown Hospital, which will deliver expanded and world-class services in areas including the emergency department and paediatrics to meet the needs of the Macarthur area’s booming... Read More

Presentations

Design Matters for Nurses: The Role of Workplace Design in Nurse Attraction and Retention

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development Victoria 2016, Megan Reading, Principal and Michaela Sheahan, Researcher at Hassell explore;characteristics of workplace design that can improve attraction and retentioncontextual factors that may influence the interplay between workplace design and staff attraction and... Read More

Integrated Healthcare Design: Transforming the Way we Think about Lean Hospital Design

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development Victoria 2016, Pue Kim chong, Director, (Infrastructure 3P, Design Thinking & Innovation) at Tan Tock Seng Hospital in Singapore explores; The 17-hectare integrated healthcare complex comprising Tan Tock Seng Hospital and 9 other facilities. Health City Novena, a sustainable... Read More

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Business Case: Why Sponsor Victorian Healthcare Week 2017?

Get your copy of the report to see a snapshot of some of Victoria’s most significant infrastructure projects, digital healthcare projects and developments in response to aged care reform and why you need to be part of the largest and fastest growing Victorian healthcare event this... Read More