The Victorian Budget 2020/21 includes $868.6 million to ensure Victorians have the mental health support they need as we get on with fixing a broken system. This includes funding the rollout of the interim recommendations from the Royal Commission into Mental Health, including $492 million to deliver 120 mental health beds in Geelong, Epping, Sunshine and Melbourne. This is an addition to the 24 Hospital in the Home beds announced earlier this year bringing the total to 144.
Topic: "Sunshine Hospital"
The Andrews Labor Government has kicked off the expansion of Sunshine Hospital’s emergency department, which will soon give families in Melbourne’s west the world-class care they deserve.
The flagship new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital built by the Andrews Labor Government is complete, and will open its doors this month.
The Andrews Labor Government is saving lives and supporting people at their most vulnerable across Victoria, with the expansion of the successful Hospital Outreach Post-suicidal Engagement (HOPE) initiative.
Children and families in Melbourne’s west will have a brand new emergency department at Sunshine Hospital, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Six hundred jobs will be created in Melbourne’s rapidly growing West with construction on the Andrews Labor Government’s new $200 million Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital now underway.
The Andrews Labor Government is investing in 15 ground-breaking projects that will give patients across Victoria better access to higher quality health care, sooner and closer to home.
Patients In The West To Get Their Surgery Sooner With Australia’s Largest Ever Elective Surgery Boost
Patients in Melbourne’s West will get the surgery they need sooner, with Australia’s largest ever one-off investment to tackle elective surgery waiting lists in the 2016-17 Victorian Budget.
Twenty hospitals across Victoria will share in $35 million worth of funding to replace ageing lifesaving medical equipment with the latest state-of-the art models, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.
Sunshine Hospital will benefit from additional safety measures to reduce and prevent violence, under the first round of the Andrews Labor Government’s $20 million Health Service Violence Prevention Fund.
Victoria’s public health services were last night celebrated at a gala awards ceremony at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
The new $200 million Women’s and Children’s Hospital to be built in Sunshine will be named after the late Premier Joan Kirner AC.
The Andrews Labor Government has commenced its search for a major construction company to build the new $200 million Western Women’s and Children’s Hospital.