St Vincent?s provides acute medical and surgical services, emergency and critical care, aged care, diagnostics, rehabilitation, allied health, mental health, palliative care and residential care. We have more than 5,000 staff, an operating budget of $491 million and 848 beds.
At the Melbourne hospital, you will see redesigning health care in action. This Insight will include multiple presentations on pharmacy redesign, productive ward, electronic journey board and the partnership with Toyota to reduce waiting times in our Cancer Day Unit and feature a gemba walk of the redesigning health care projects featured above
The Productive Ward
Pharmacy supply chain Redesign including pharmacy, medication and drug room
Toyota partnership in reducing waiting times in our Cancer Day Unit
Electronic Patient Journey board
Clinical task lists
Leading an improvement culture in a knowledge worker environment
The Australian Red Cross Blood Service in West Melbourne is the largest blood processing facility in the Southern Hemisphere, ensuring we continue to have one of the safest blood supply systems in the world.
This is a state of the art facility which will process 30 per cent of the nation?s blood supply, highlighting our status as a world leader, The new Melbourne Processing Centre houses cutting edge testing and processing technologies to ensure our blood supply is as safe as possible