Take a tour of new $88m Byron Bay hospital
THOSE people wishing to take a closer look at the new $88m Byron Central Hospital will be able to during a community open day on Saturday, April 9.
There will be 30-minute tours of the new hospital which will visit key areas such as the emergency department, inpatient unit and birthing unit.
To ensure smooth scheduling of tours, visitors are asked to register their preferred time online at www.bchopenday.eventbrite.com.au or by phoning 0409 984488.
The $88M hospital is funded by the NSW Government and brings together the full range of acute and ambulatory care (community health and nursing, allied health) services now provided in Mullumbimby, Bangalow, and Byron Shires. Some services will be at an expanded level, while top-class enhancements such as CT and ultrasound will now be available closer to where residents live.
Byron Central Hospital is located on Ewingsdale Road, Ewingsdale (6km from Byron Bay, 600m from M1 Pacific Motorway). Enter from either direction via the roundabout at the main entrance. On-site parking will be available.
More information is available at www.nnswlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/about/hospitals/byron-bcentral-hosital-development/