• 20 (per year)
    Jobs created
  • $7 million
    Invested

The $7 million upgrade to the ED includes:

  • two resuscitation bays (one more than previously available)
  • seven treatment bays (four more than previously available)
  • a paediatric treatment bay
  • two procedure rooms (including a private, multipurpose room with an ensuite, that can be used for gynaecological procedures)
  • two consulting rooms
  • a private triage room
  • a separate quiet room for vulnerable patients
  • a relatives’ room
  • accessible toilet and shower facilities
  • an undercover ambulance lobby that will make it easier for paramedics to transfer patients directly into the ED from an ambulance vehicle
  • a nurses’ station
  • clean and dirty utility rooms
  • an equipment storage area
  • a staff room, offices, change room and bathroom facilities
  • a dedicated waiting room
  • a drop-off point for patients with direct access to the ED
  • an external decontamination shower
  • two new accessible car parking spaces.
Project start:
July 2018
Expected completion:
December 2020
Current status:
Completed

Take a tour of the newly upgraded Emergency Department at Murray Bridge Soldiers' Memorial Hospital

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Swanport Road, Murray Bridge