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Ward 5A at QEII Hospital will offer an additional 26 beds for the hospital.
The project includes a $12.1 million investment by the Queensland Government to deliver the additional beds in a former ward space. This space will be made available by moving administration services to a modular building on the campus including enabling works for the modular building and other transition spaces.
The new ward will mean a greater capacity to manage demand and improved patient flow across Metro South Health hospitals.
The project includes:
The new medical ward will:
The works to accommodate various projects on QEII hospital campus will be visible when attending the campus and will be screened off with clear instructions for accessing clinical areas. We’re making a bit of noise but all services at QEII Hospital will continue to operate as normal during construction.
Our number one priority is to ensure you and your family feel safe and comfortable when you visit us. Please speak to our staff if you have any questions or concerns and we sincerely thank you for your patience while we deliver these improvements for our community.