July 24, 2021


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Logan Hospital $460.9 million

Logan Hospital $460.9 million

$26.7 million in 2019-20 out of a $500.9 million total spend to deliver a raft of improvements including a $460.9 million expansion with an additional 206 beds, refurbishment of maternity services to deliver extra inpatient beds and birthing suites, additional cots for the expanded special care nursery and installation of birthing pools suitable for water birthing.

The funding also includes provision of a Mental Health Decision Unit for patients who present at the ED experiencing a mental health crisis and modular health pods to ensure sufficient bed capacity, together with several other improvements and replacements.