Phillip Harris

General Manager – Infrastructure
Merri Health

1:40 PM CASE STUDY: New Merri Health Community Health Hub for Melbourne’s Northern Region

Merri Health is currently engaged in the business planning phase for one of Victoria’s largest state-of- the-art community health hubs for Coburg.
The new hub will provide a one-stop-shop for health services for every age and stage of life for Melbourne’s northern region and is designed to service the community well into the future and provide improved community standards of care for Coburg and surrounding areas.
  • The changing property landscape and the impacts on facilities within the Community Health sector
  • Key considerations during business planning phase – understanding patient demographics to determine the types of buildings and services required and projecting for future needs
  • Building for the future, flexible spaces
  • Recent destruction to property had dramatic effect on business planning and facilities requirements of the organisation