Joan Kirner Hospital ICT Consultant appointment

Joan Kirner Hospital artist impression

CHW Consulting has been appointed the ICT Consultant for the new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital. As Melbourne’s west continues to grow, the $200M Joan Kirner Hospital project will ensure families in the area have access to maternity and paediatric services.

The new hospital will be constructed by Lend Lease on the eastern side of the Sunshine Hospital site. The 9 storey facility will comprise of 20 labour delivery rooms, 39 special care nursery cots, 4 operating theatres and additional clinics.

As the ICT consultant, CHW Consulting will be responsible for providing specialist advice regarding communications, audio visual and information technology systems. We will be overseeing the design and coordination of ICT Systems including IPTV, Nurse Call Systems, Messaging Systems, Mobile Distributed Antenna System and Data Centre.

Our recent work on projects such as the Sunshine Coast University Hospital, the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) and Fiona Stanley Hospital makes us a fitting choice and we look forward to contributing our expertise to this large scale project. Construction on the Joan Kirner Hospital is expected to commence early next year and due for completion late 2018.