Frankston Hospital Emergency Department, Frankston, Victoria
Frankston Hospital gets a new 47-cubicle Emergency Department together with a 3-storey 88-bed Ward Block building.
Waterman have been commissioned for the design and construction phase services for all engineering disciplines for new Frankston Hospital Emergency Department project.
The Emergency Department includes a new fast track, short stay, medium and high acuity areas, together with a Class N Isolation suite and Resuscitation areas. The department also included a satellite imaging area with CT Scanner and general X-ray facilities.
Site infrastructure upgrades included a new electrical substation, standby generators, medical air compressors and underground rainwater harvest storage system.
The new redevelopment connects with the existing ICU and Angiography suite which required extensive on-site decanting and building services infrastructure shutdown strategies to maintain continued operation of the department.