The increasing demand for a more efficient and effective healthcare system means hospitals must innovate in order to deliver the highest quality of care. Strategically managing both time and budget constraints will allow for the successful delivery of infrastructure projects.
Infrastructure is only one phase of the redevelopment. Communicating and engaging the right stakeholders throughout is key in being able to efficiently transition through the design, planning and delivery stages of a new or existing hospital.Attend & learn practical strategies to:
Who will attend?
- Local Health Districts, Public Hospitals & Health Care Services
- Private Hospitals & Health Care Facilities
- State Departments of Health
- Planning & Development
- Infrastructure & Capital Works
- Operational Design
- Facility & Asset
Attend to learn:
- Identify, communicate & engage the right stakeholders
- Manage & deliver user expectations of redevelopment
- Integrate people & technology into space
- Align redevelopment with evolving models of care
Andrew has been working in the ICT industry for over 30 years in the public and private sectors. He has had experience across large enterprise and service provider environments, previously owning and running a Telecommunications company in India.
Currently he is the Director of the NSW Health ICT Infrastructure office managing a portfolio of infrastructure programmes targeted at establishing a framework that supports the delivery of a range of statewide clinical and corporate applications in a highly federated environment. The next phase of this Framework’s evolution will include the migration of a range of infrastructure services to the ‘as a service’ model.
Kym has a 30 year history in nursing and public health management and is now the General Manager Children’s, Women’s and Newborn services at Monash Health and the Director of the new Monash Children’s Hospital Capital project.
Kym has extensive experience in hospital management and leadership, financial and human resource management, clinical service planning and operations and capital projects. Kym holds a Masters in Management and business. Kym has a passion for quality and efficiency in healthcare delivery and has been involved in the vision and planning for the new Monash Children’s hospital since 2008.
Mungo has been a practising architect for 37 years and involved in health projects since he qualified in 1980. During this time, he taught architecture for ten years, has been a member of the NHS Estates (UK) Design Review Panel for ten years, input into design guidance for twenty years, and presented at conferences since 1996 until the present.
He established MAAP 25 years ago to consult in the health sector and has worked in collaboration with local consultants in North America, Europe, Middle East and Australasia. His role at MAAP is as knowledge and design leader with a responsibility for all the projects designed by the practice. His experience in health facility design covers the entire process from strategic health planning to post occupancy evaluation.
Mungo is passionate about improving design effectiveness and architectural excellence using methodical research based design to create more effective outcomes.
Perth Children's Hospital
Dr Gervase Chaney is the Executive Director of the Perth Children’s Hospital (PCH), part of the Child and Adolescent Health Service (CAHS) in Western Australia, and a general paediatrician. He has been actively involved in the PCH development since its inception more than 10 years ago and served as the Medical Lead for the PCH Project for most of that time. Since May 2016 he has led the hospital commissioning.
Gervase is a Clinical Senior Lecturer, School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of WA and an Adjunct Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame WA. Gervase is on the boards of ARACY (Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth) and the Academy of Child and Adolescent Health.
Malmet (Australia) Pty Ltd provides Hygiene and Infection Control Solutions to Aged Care Facilities, to minimise the risk to your business and provide the best outcomes for your residents and staff.
Malmet’s solutions include the design and manufacturing of hygienic and functional dirty utility rooms, a key area of risk and often overlooked by architects and designers when designing aged care facilities. Malmet can also do surveys of existing facilities to provide equipment schedules, including identification of non-compliant or risk-prone equipment.
Malmet has many years’ experience in servicing the Aged Care and Hospital sectors, including compliance with the relevant Therapeutic Goods Association (TGA), Australian Standards and ISO.
Malmet is a leading manufacturer of Infection Control Solutions and Specialised Hospital and Aged Care Equipment for CSSD, Recovery, Obstetrics, Theatre and Ward Utility Rooms.
Malmet is a company belonging to the Celi Group of Companies, a privately owned and operated Australian family business.
Malmet has been manufacturing hospital and aged care equipment since 1969, and supplies hospitals and nursing homes throughout Australia and overseas.
All Malmet products are manufactured at the AS/NZS ISO 9001 certified Malmet Leeton, NSW site
Armstrong Flooring’s Braeside-manufactured products are the only resilient vinyl flooring & walling products that are made right here in Australia. Armstrong flooring leads through exceptional customer service, technical support and responsible environmental practices.
Since 1969 Armstrong Flooring has proudly been manufacturing vinyl flooring at our factory in Braeside, Victoria and employs over 110 Australians.
Today our products bear the Australian Made logo which has been helping consumers easily identify products which are Australian Made and Grown for over 25 years.
Armstrong Flooring continues to invest in local manufacturing and is committed to developing long-term mutually beneficial partnerships based on the provision of floor and wall solutions across a range of applications – from retail and education to health care, commercial interiors and public spaces.
This commitment sees Armstrong Flooring products installed within many key Health Care Facilities throughout Australia, such as Midland, Perth Children’s and Lady Cilento Children’s Hospitals. All of these facilities feature a selection of Armstrong Flooring’s off the shelf and custom Australian made products (Accolade Plus, Accolade Safe, Infinity or Wallflex) which meet the Green Building Council of Australia best practice PVC guidelines and offer a range of floor and wall solutions where environmentally preferable materials are required.
With over 23 years of expertise, Intrim Mouldings is an industry leader for timber handrail profiles and wall protection that is beautifully appealing, durable, compliant with AS1428.1-2001 Australian Standard and uses our time saving installation system.
Our quality continuous handrail system, bump rails and wall protection are carefully crafted on site to not only look magnificent but to stand up to the heaviest wear and tear. We understand the dilemma in striving to create a welcoming and less clinical feeling in health and aged care projects, so we offer our natural timber products in stained or clear pre-coated finishes to help achieve a beautiful interior.
What People Are Saying
“The conference offered great insight into national health projects and the importance of engagement in improving the overall performance of the project.”Deputy Manager Facilities Planning & Management, Women’s & Children Health Network
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Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association
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Hospital + Health Suppliers Guide
The Hospital + Health Suppliers Guide is Australia’s medical equipment and hospital suppliers directory and website, matching suppliers with industry purshasers throughout Australia for the past 40 years.
Published annually since 1976, the Hospital + Health Suppliers Guide showcases over 2000 of Australia’s top health suppliers and is complimented by our e-Book and this enhanced website.