- an expansion to the existing Clinical Services Building (CSB), the LW Clark Tower, with provision of an additional 8 operating theatres and 200 patient beds
- a new purpose built Integrated Cancer Centre
Today, the New SAN has officially opened. It was graced by more than 400 dignitaries both from public and private sector. The SAN's Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Leon Clark did welcome the Prime Minister Tony Abbott and both toured the hospital, together with other high officials, guests and media personnel. As projected, the Stage 1 Redevelopment was due to be opened in a staged process from the 30th June to 30th September, and includes:
According to hospital's website; "Sydney Adventist Hospital is redeveloping its infrastructure to meet community needs for the future - including an estimated increase of over 50% in demand for its services between 2010/11 and 2026/27. This exciting new Redevelopment will further enhance the San’s ability to provide excellence in healthcare through new, expanded and revitalised facilities."
Below: Adventist HealthCare Limited CEO Dr. Leon Clark sharing his views of the SAN's future while visiting the Operating Theatres.
Below: Some of the Operating Theatres Officials and Staff were all smiles as PM Tony Abbott held his "OT Cap" that symbolises being an Honorary Scrub Staff member.
Few weeks ago, we did something different. It's raising money to help someone battling with breast cancer, rather than the usual commissioned shoots. The Australia FilOZ Photographers collaborated with models and make-up artists to realise this event. It was indeed very successful. The raised money was coming from participating FilOz members who graced the event, to shoot and meet with other members. Below, are some of the shots taken on the day.
"Creating Images At Its Best!"