Gastroenterology is moving

Gastroenterology registered nurse Zealeasha Bali in D3a (left) and clinical nurse specialist Rocela Munoz in A3a (right)

On 11 October 2017, the Gastroenterology Department moves from D3a/D3b to A3a.

A3a will be the new home of gastroenterology, which will be known as the Gastroenterology Comprehensive Care Centre and, includes the newly named Gastroenterology Day Centre (outpatients’ day clinic). The new ward has 16 beds plus clinical space.

Phone numbers remain the same

  • Ward phone – (02) 8890 6141.
  • The Gastroenterology Day Centre phone – (02) 8890 9774.

Moving day

On moving day, Wednesday, 11 October at approximately 9am, staff will start to move patients from D3a/D3b to A3a. All patients should be moved by lunchtime.

If patients are being discharged before lunchtime on Wednesday, they won’t be moved to A3a. Staff should avoid the area in and around D3a/D3b and A3a during the peak moving time between 8am-1pm, if possible. This includes the corridors immediately around A3a.

Closest visitor parking?

Car Park 1 - entry via Darcy Road.

Enter Westmead Hospital through the Main Entrance. Follow signs to A-B Block lifts. Take the lift to level 3. Once on level 3, turn left into the corridor and look for the sign for A3a gastroenterology on your left.

Related information

Read more about the Westmead Hospital refurbishment program.

Quotes from staff

During orientation, I noticed that it was really spacious and the environment that we are going to be working in will create a positive atmosphere. This is a great place to work alongside the team and my colleagues. For the patients it’s really clear where they move to, sit or receive treatment.Registered nurse Zealeasha Bali
It’s lovely and exciting to go to a new place. The new ward is more spacious for patients and for the staff to work in and to move around. We love it! We’re excited to come over and start here.Clinical nurse specialist Rocela Munoz

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