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B.0340 -
Inpatient Accommodation Unit
ECHO
Echocardiography - Trans-oesophageal
STRT
Stress Testing
CLAB
Catheter Laboratory Procedure Room
CLCRT
Catheter Lab Control / Reporting Room
ANCRT
Angiography Control/ Reporting Room
ANPR
Angiography Procedure Room
ANSS
Angiography Sterile Store/ Set-up
NBGC
Neonatal Bay - General Care, 5m2
NBICU
Neonatal Bay - Intensive Care, 12m2
NBSC
Neonatal Bay - Special Care, 10m2
B.0140 -
Allied Health Therapy Unit
B.0170 -
Cardiac Investigation Unit
B.0390 -
Intensive Care - Neonatal Special Care Nursery

News (last 12 months)

Date published Tuesday, July 9, 2019

The AusHFG website image carousel has today been updated to showcase examples of Arts in Health.

In 2016 NSW Health committed a Health & the Arts Framework, adopting the national definition for the concept as referring “broadly to the practice of applying creative, participatory or receptive arts interventions to health problems and health promoting settings to create health and...

Date published Tuesday, July 9, 2019

An updated revision of HPU360 Intensive Care Unit (Revision 7, July 2019) has been uploaded. The revised version has been informed by an extensive consultation process with clinical and technical experts.

Key changes to the document include:

  • general update to the content and flow of information;...
Date published Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Following extensive consultation processes with clinical and technical experts, the following resources have been uploaded:

Update to HPU 300 Emergency Unit

An updated health planning unit, HPU 300 Emergency Unit (Revision 7), has been uploaded. Key changes to the document include:

  • general revision of content with a focus on optimising the patient...
Date published Friday, February 1, 2019

The following updated health planning units (HPUs) have been uploaded:

  • 134 – Adult Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit
  • 135 – Older Peoples Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit
  • 136 – Non Acute Inaptient Mental Health Unit
  • 137 – Mental Health Intensive Care Unit.

These HPUs describe the operational, functional and design requirements for a range...

Date published Wednesday, November 28, 2018

An updated health planning unit, HPU440 Medical Imaging Unit (Revision 7), has been uploaded. This HPU describes the operational, functional and design requirements for the provision of a range of medical imaging modalities for diagnostic and therapeutic radiological examinations. The revised version has been informed...

Date published Friday, September 28, 2018

AHIA is pleased to announce the provision of a new AusHFG resource: the AusHFG IFC model.

The AusHFG IFC model contains all currently modelled Standard Components in a platform neutral, open file format. The IFC model can be explored by designers and non-designers alike via any software platform that carries an IFC viewer. An associated document, Notes on use of the AusHFG IFC model...