Community based care 21 December 2023

Celebrating major health infrastructure milestones in 2023

Text on screen: 2023, what a year! Here are some of our achievements from the past 12 months.

Images: Screen with series of images of VHBA construction projects plus illustrations of Santa Claus and Christmas trees

Text on screen: Completed. Victorian Heart Hospital. Australia’s first dedicated heart health campus opens

Images: Aerial view of the Victorian Heart Hospital and surrounds, followed by video of a helicopter flying towards the Hospital helipad

Text on screen: Completed. Early parenting centres. First two early parenting centres delivered at Wyndham and Whittlesea.

Images: Aerial view of the Wyndham EPC, interior painted wall, signage at Tweddle EPC and detail of meeting room

Text on screen: Completed. Statewide Child and Family Centre. First mental health residential support service for children and families completed.

Images: exterior view of the Centre followed by view of interior large meeting room

Text on screen: Completed. Mental Health Beds Expansion Program. New mental health beds delivered at: Sunshine Hospital – 52 beds; Northern Hospital – 30 beds; Royal Melbourne Hospital – 14 of 22 beds

Images: Inpatient room and detail of painted wall at mental health facility, followed by lounge area

Text on screen: Completed. Wonthaggi Hospital. First stage of the $115 million redevelopment completed

Images: aerial view of Wonthaggi Hospital

Text on screen: Major milestones. New Footscray Hospital. The $1.5 billion project towers reach maximum height

Images: Two views of the new Footscray Hospital towers with cranes

Text on screen: Major milestones. Frankston Hospital. Structural work begins on $1.1 billion Frankston Hospital redevelopment

Images: aerial view of the Frankston Hospital redevelopment site with four large cranes

Text on screen: Major milestones. Ambulance Victoria branches. Branches completed at Melton West, Oak Park, Inglewood, Gisborne and the refurbishment of the Ararat branch.

Images: aerial view of an Ambulance Victoria branch and surrounding roads

Text on screen: In the works. New Melton Hospital. Two consortia shortlisted to deliver the new multi-million-dollar hospital

Images: artist impression of the new Melton Hospital, followed by children at an activity centre at the Djerriwarrh Festival

Text on screen: Works underway. Maryborough and District Hospital. Work underway on the $115 million redevelopment

Images: aerial view of the Maryborough Hospital site and concrete pour

Text on screen: Works underway. Kingston Centre. Works start on the $134.6 million residential aged care facility

Images: artist impression of the exterior of the Kingston Centre

Text on screen: Happy Christmas. Thank you to all our partners in delivering this work. We wish everyone a safe and happy Christmas

Images: An illustration of a snow cone with the text ‘Merry Christmas’ on a stand with the text ‘VHBA 2023’

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