Our Hospital: Our Redevelopment
Joondalup Health Campus is expanding as part of a multi-million dollar redevelopment which is delivering extensive new facilities and expanded services for public and private patients.
Construction started in September 2009 and is set to finish in late 2013 – months ahead of schedule and under budget thanks to careful management by Ramsay Health Care and our construction partners John Holland Group.
The redevelopment is funded by the Western Australia State Government, Ramsay Health Care and the Federal Government with local universities – Curtin, Edith Cowan and the University of Western Australia – contributing funds towards the new clinical school.
In June 2013 WA Health Minister Dr Kim Hames officially opened the new 145-bed Joondalup Private Hospital – a major milestone in the expansion of the campus. The 145-bed facility offers an extensive range of inpatient services including obstetrics, surgery, interventional cardiology, medical and acute aged care across five levels.
In March 2012 WA Health Minister Dr Kim Hames also officially opened the theatre block at Joondalup Health Campus. The block includes 12 operating theatres – twice as many as before – a nine-bed intensive care unit, a six-bed high dependency unit and a 10-bed coronary care unit. The new operating theatres are among the most advanced in Australia. They include four state-of-the-art iSuites with video and touch screen technology to enable surgeons to view and capture images from inside the body while they operate.
When the redevelopment is complete, the campus will have approximately 498 beds for public patients and 145-beds for private patients. The expansion will ensure the vast majority of people living in Perth's northern corridor will be able to receive the care they need at Joondalup Health Campus.
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