UNDER CONSTRUCTION: Barham

The hydraulic services  for Barham Multi-purpose Hospital Service Construction was awarded to A Murray and Sons by Cockram Constructions with work scheduled to be completed in early 2020.

“The redevelopment of the Barham Multi-purpose Hospital Service is an important achievement for Barham and the surrounding communities,” Murrumbidgee Local Health District chief executive, Jill Ludford said.

“The purpose-built health service will work in collaboration with Murray Haven Homes, an established Barham aged care provider to provide holistic care to this community.”

The new facility will incorporate:

• 24-hour care;

• Inpatient service – six beds including palliative care;

• Emergency services – two resuscitation/holding bays;

• Triage room;

• Interview room;

• Treatment/consult room;

• X-ray facilities;

• Community Health services – four consult rooms and one interview room;

• Community programs – meeting/activity room;

• Staff accommodation – three beds; and

• NSW Ambulance – access for two vehicles.