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

Grants for Portable Defibrillators

Monday, 20 November 2017

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes is encouraging Pittwater’s sporting clubs to apply for defibrillator funding assistance under the NSW Government’s new Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program.

Up to 2,500 Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) will be rolled out across the state over the next four years under the $4 million program.

An AED is a portable, battery-operated device designed to deliver a controlled electrical shock to a person experiencing cardiac arrest.

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Infrastructure Grants Now Open

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes is encouraging local community organisations to apply for funds under the latest round of the NSW Government’s Infrastructure Grants Program.

The Infrastructure Grants Program supports new or upgraded community facilities across three key areas – sport and recreation, arts and culture, and emergency preparedness.

The funding comes from the ClubGrants Category 3 Program, which enables registered clubs to reinvest profits from gaming machine revenue back into local communities.

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Extra Funding for Pittwater's Schools

Friday, 27 October 2017

Member for Pittwater Rob Stokes has announced over $3.8 million for additional learning initiatives in Pittwater’s eleven public schools.

The needs-based funding is the result of the NSW Government signing up to the Gonski funding agreement and represents an increase of more than $580,000 on last year’s allocation.

School Principals are able to directly determine how the additional funds are spent to best support student needs. This may include employing specialist teachers or purchasing extra resources to respond to the unique requirements of their students.

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