Macquarie University Hospital
Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW
Macquarie University Hospital is regarded as the most hi-tech hospital in Australia. It specialises in Cardiac and Neurosurgery as well as Cancer Care. It incorporates 14 operating theatres, 180 beds and 4 Radiotherapy bunkers.
The critical care units at MUH incorporate 20 modern isolated ICU rooms. The operating suite includes several Hybrid operating rooms designed for CT and MR integration. The Cancer Care facilities include Chemotherapy treatment, Radiotherapy as well as Gamma Knife surgery. A unique feature of the facility is the patient information and entertainment pod which is installed at every bed head. It provides access for doctors and nurses to the patient records whilst allowing the patient to access the internet, entertainment, TV, video on demand etc.
HPI was responsible for the detailed briefing, health planning, Architectural design, clinical interior design and for-construction detailed documentation.