Stage 1 of the redevelopment - a $121 million investment - is complete. It delivered the new clinical and support services facility named the STAR (Surgery, Theatres, Anaesthetics and Recovery) building.
It includes eight new operating theatres, a central sterilising service, surgical in-patient units, pathology services, kitchens and improved health information services.
In 2015, the NSW Government committed $200 million towards Stage 2 of the Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital Redevelopment.The Stage 2 Redevelopment will deliver a new facility that includes a refurbished and expanded Emergency Department and a new multi-storey Clinical Services Building.
The Clinical Services Building will accommodate a combined Intensive Care and High Dependency Unit, combined Respiratory/Cardiac and Coronary Care beds collocated with a Cardiac Investigations Unit, Ambulatory Care Centre, Medical Imaging, Paediatrics, Medical Assessment Unit, Transit Lounge, Inpatient Units (including general medicine, stroke and dementia/delirium beds), collocated education space with the University of Sydney and retail space.
Early works commenced in late 2017 and the main works contract awarded in June 2018, following planning approval.
Separate to the Stage 2 work, construction is underway on a new multi-storey car park. Construction is scheduled for completion in late 2018 and is expected to open in early 2019.