Mona Vale Hospital Update

New Beachside Rehabilitation and Assessment Unit

A new $12 million Rehabilitation and Assessment Unit is now in operation on the eastern side of the hospital’s campus. This ultra-modern unit has provided capacity for an additional 26 inpatient beds and a variety of therapy spaces for patients recovering from injury and illness.

New Community Health Service Building

Construction has recently been completed on a new multi-storey Community Health Service Building. The new $30 million building accommodates a variety of essential health services including speech pathology, occupational therapy, dental surgery, adult and child mental health, chronic disease clinical rehabilitation, acute post-acute care and physiotherapy.

Palliative Care Day Unit

Extensions to this key facility on the far-eastern perimeter of the hospital’s campus have been completed. The upgraded unit enjoys expansive oceans views and has been specifically designed to accommodate specialist consultation rooms and support services. Planning is also underway for the introduction of a dedicated inpatient Palliative Care unit on the hospital's campus.This will be the first unit of its type on the northern beaches.

Helipad Upgrade

Mona Vale Hospital’s helicopter facility has recently been rebuilt and expanded to enable it to accommodate larger, modern medical helicopters and transfer and receive patients requiring specialist medical care.

Emergency Short Stay Unit

Construction has recently been completed on a new $1.8 million Short Stay Unit. This specialist 10 bed unit is located adjacent to the emergency department and is specifically designed to better accommodate patients that require extended medical observation before being admitted or discharged

Hydrotherapy Pool Building

Essential renovations have recently been undertaken to provide improvements in safety, amenity and accessibility. This facility accommodates one of Mona Vale Hospital’s most frequently utilised services and offers treatment and training opportunities to a diversity of patients and community groups.

Latest News

Funds for Pittwater Foreshore and Pedestrian Improvements

Friday, 18 August 2017

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes today announced NSW Government funding to support the introduction of foreshore and pedestrian safety improvements at Palm Beach, Careel Bay and Clareville.

$1 million will be provided to Northern Beaches Council to help accelerate the implementation of approved masterplans and community initiated pedestrian improvements in these areas.

The projects include the Palm Beach (South) Landscape Masterplan, Careel Bay Foreshore Masterplan (Stage 2) and the extension of the Hudson Parade Footpath Project between Clareville Beach and Taylors Point.

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On-Demand Public Transport Trial in Pittwater

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes today announced Pittwater will take part in the first trial of an on-demand transport service that can connect customers from their homes to the nearest transport hub.

The on-demand pilot, administered by Transport for NSW, will allow customers to use the custom-built app, website, or phone number to book a vehicle which will arrive at their home or convenient pick-up location and drop them at the nearest transport hub, such as the upcoming B-Line bus service.

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Funds for Scotland Island Wastewater Study

Friday, 11 August 2017

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes today announced the NSW Government will provide financial support to Northern Beaches Council to enable a feasibility study to be conducted into the provision of wastewater services to Scotland Island.

The funding announcement follows a resolution by Council to seek a partnership with the NSW Government to engage consultants to assess the viability of the project and advise on service provision models.

“This is an essential first step which has never before been undertaken,” Rob Stokes said today.

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