Westmead Hospital’s new-look gastroenterology ward has welcomed its first patients today (11 October 2017), following an extensive refurbishment.
A traditional Aboriginal Smoking Ceremony has marked the start of construction of Westmead’s new central acute services building – a vital part of the $900 million Westmead Redevelopment, the state’s biggest health development project.
A consortium of local and international talent will lead the next phase of development of a visionary master plan for the Westmead precinct.
A new partnership between the Sydney Science Park and the Westmead precinct will connect leading scientific research with innovative business and bring tens of thousands of jobs to Western Sydney.
A call for proposals has been made seeking international master planning expertise and thought leadership to deliver a visionary master plan that will see the Westmead precinct develop into a world-class innovation district.
Member for Parramatta Geoff Lee, along with representatives from Westmead Hospital and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, have today announced the state’s largest hospital redevelopment project has been awarded to Multiplex Constructions Pty Ltd, who will build the new main hospital building in the $900 million Westmead Redevelopment.
The 2016-17 Budget will provide almost $100 million towards the $900 million Westmead Redevelopment which will transform the campus into a cutting-edge ‘health city’, Premier Mike Baird announced today.
Premier unveils concept for a "world-class health city"
Premier Mike Baird announces $100 million plus for Westmead projects
NSW Minister for Health Jillian Skinner gives the go-ahead for early work to start on our Westmead Hospital Redevelopment Project
2013, November: NSW Government gives the $1million green light for planning to start