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Date published 23/05/2016

An updated health planning unit, HPU500 Nuclear Medicine/ PET Unit (Revision 6) has been uploaded and outlines the specific requirements for the planning and design of these services. This document is a revision of the HPU developed for NSW Health and issued for Australasian use in 2006. Its development has been informed by an extensive consultation process.

Major changes include:

  • HPU480 PET Unit and HPU500 Nuclear Medicine Unit have been combined into a single document. From today, HPU480 will be discontinued
  • updated policies and standards
  • a general revision of all information
  • additional information relating to hot labs and radiopharmacies
  • updated functional relationships diagram
  • update of schedule of accommodation.

A thank you is extended to all those who have contributed to the review of this document.