A sea change, an octopus and eels. Something fishy is going on this week.
In this week's update, we meet some of the stars of our new video, and we deal with a serious case of Christmas that's spreading like reindeer pox.
This week, we catch up with our ED Mo Bros, and find out how much we've changed since 2013
Boots and all - site tours are in full swing!
BMDH Project wins three Excellence in Construction Awards, and we honour those who served with Remembrance Day services
Poppies, awards, hats, lights - see it all in this week's update
We're a finalist in the Boomtown! Awards - find out why
$700 million well spent, says NSW Minister for Health Brad Hazzard - check out the latest pics in this week's update
Farewell, Crane-a-saurus! Our tower crane has left the site. But that's a good sign, right?
We've been working on a new project to promote job opportunities at Blacktown - here a peek!
Emergency Room: we go on site with our ED team to check on progress
This week we say aloha and mahalo to chief Exec Danny O'Connor and clinician Professor Peter Zelas - two very speical people who have been instrumental in driving our project
We are so switched on. Literally. New power upgrade is now complete.
RU OK? This week our facilities turned yellow to support RUOK Day and our AWE team joined us to support the event.
Staff raised more than $1200 for drought relief this week. All this and more in our regular project news!
There are 126 hard hats in this issue of the update. That must be a world record. Also cranes, foxes, a tunnel, and babies but no pyjamas.
Get involved with our 2018 Remembrance Day project to honour those who served
The steel skeleton for our new Lantern glass artwork arrived this week, and it sure made an impact!
Palms, poppies, big changes and small change (for a good cause). It's all in this week's update.
Bird's eye views this week from our SKYview cameras, plus all the project news you need
Our Kitchen Rules - Allied Health check out the kitchen/diner in the new B3Hub
The scaffolding is coming down to reveal our hew hospital building
The new hospital building may dominate the skyline at Blacktown Hospital, but there's plenty going on in Building B as well. This week we look at the new Day Medical Unit and B3Hub now under construction.
For NAIDOC Week we spotlight two eminent Aboriginal artists represented in our Blacktown Hospital
22,000 students and families attended last week's careers expos - find out more in our weekly update
This week, we want you to work out west, we farewell proejct leader Leena Singh and we get ready for winter!
Farewell Paris - we say goodbye to project director Andrew Paris
What an honour - consumers Marj and Ken recognised for their service in Queen's Birthday Honours List
A new model of care for Birthing Unit means big benefits for mums-to-be when we open the acute services building next year
Your new nursing career is in the bag! Plus someone's having a birthday, someone's moved house, and we're wearing it purple!
We go back to school to connect with students considering a health career
In this issue: surgery models of care, a peek inside the construction site, and a really sweet, right royal treat
Thanks a bunch! Celebrating nurses, midwives, mums and (and bubs). Plus we have some Eurovision fun! And there's a pineapple.
Catch up with the Topping Out news and of course you know it's May the Fourth...!
We honour those who served
Smile! We're checking locations for the topping out of the new acute services building
Thanks to everyone to joined us for our Models of Care roadshow and staff BBQ this week - we're getting ready for 2019 and a new acute services building!
Signing off - prototype room inspections are complete
The Easter Bunny is not the only one making deliveries this weekend
More than 60 staff have contributed their feedback following tours of the prototype rooms for the acute services building
Mount Druitt celebrates, Kim cuts her hair and what is Nathan doing in a birthing pool? Check the weekly update for all the answers!
Smashing the concrete ceiling - we celebrate women in construction for International Women's Day
Lights, camera, popcorn - it's the world premiere of our activity-based working video
It's the steak sandwich that's building a hospital - find out more
Time's not the only thing flying on site as we get closer to the top level of our new acute services building
Your weekly update with all-new security office, dialysis service and car park. It's all happening.
Don't worry, be "appy"! Our new car park info is available on the HosPark app!
Our car park extension gets the thumbs up from staff, patients and visitors
Prototype rooms help us build a better hospital
Our last catch-up before Christmas! Find out what we'be been up to this week, and join us for a look back at 2017!
It's our 250th Update! Thanks everyone who contributes, shares, reads and LOVES our weekly news!
Our new JMO Lounge opened at Blacktown this week - all part of our expansion into a major new hospital for western Sydney
Digital theatre, JMO lounge, a special update and cake - it's all happening this week!
We've said goodbye to our car park crane, but we still have the memories.
Prime Minster's Award finalist for our consultation, change, communications and co-design - needless to say we're excited! Also in this issue, we say goodbye to our big guy, and do some bird spotting!
Cancer centre joins the digital check-in revolution
We're showcasing activity-based working at Blacktown with a new video. Here's a sneak peek at filming...
Safe and sound - new Security Office under construction
It's 35 years since Her Majesty The Queen opened Mount Druitt Hospital and we're still growing!
We topped out the car park with the help of our staff, some toy cars, a tree and a bucket of concrete!
Babies, butterflies and bees... it's all on display at Mount Druitt Hospital
We can't help being attracted to our new MRI
A site to behold - we take a peek at our new acute services building
Our Centre for Addiction Medicine opens its doors at Mount Druitt Hospital
George rocks a hi vis vest in our #fridayflashback for Father's Day
75 trucks, one road and a bear. It's all happening.
Panorama Parade opens Monday at Blacktown, and see how our garden is growing at Mount Druitt
Local photographers shine in this year's photo competition
Premier says: "I'm thrilled that such good progress has been made."
Need thousands of bits and pieces for a new hospital? You need Jenny and Nirajan.
Spotlight on our awards, Mount Druitt projects and more
We're using our heads to name a new car park crane, and honouring local tradition on site with a smoking ceremony
Recovery opens and we score three nominations in the Design & Health Academy Awards
Making a great recovery - new recovery unit opens July
Bridging the gap - new pedestrian entries keep things moving during construction
We've got handover for Pre-Admission Clinic at Mount Druitt
The new building is under construction but the change starts now - Project RED getting us ready for 2019
Little artists transformed our construction fence at Mount Druitt Hospital
B2Hub is our first activity-based workspace... and we love it!
Drug health expansion will be "life changing" for local clients and their families
Our team is digging deep for Stage 2
Mount Druitt powers up
It's time for a change at Mount Druitt Hospital - new facilities are on the way
Honouring those who served
Special feature on the Premier's visit to Blacktown
There's a hole lotta moving going on at Blacktown Hospital
We're digital hospital ready
We're not going to let a little rain slow us down, but we are making the most of the sunny patches!
Mount Druitt staff are making their mark on the Stage 2 facilities
That beard's gotta go. Project manager Matthew is supporting World's Greatest Shave this month.
It's blooming lovely on our Mount Druitt Hospital projects
Try the stairs: designing for health
We're in the pink at Blacktown Hospital
Community dialysis is coming along nicely at Mount Druitt
We're growing new doctors as well as new services and facilities, plus we take a peek at construction progress at both of our hospitals
Mount Druitt Hospital expansion is well under way, just click to see
When the Empire tries to steal your new hospital plans, you gotta go rogue
Giltter and rainbows ahead - Mount Druitt kids art project will brighten up our site fences
Celebrating Stage 2 works at Mount Druitt
Welcome to our new team members from Health Infrastructure and Johnstaff
It's our 200th update - thanks for reading, contributing & sharing!
Early works start at Mount Druitt, and we know where to find those Fantastic Beasts...
Josh the builder is ready to start at Mount Druitt Hospital
The project scoops the pool with top honurs at the 2016 NSW Health Awards
We were a hit at the NSW Health Festival of Dangerous Ideas!
We're a little bit mad this week... maybe we caught something from the Festival of Contagious Ideas
Mt Druitt dialysis is underway and our child care centre is keeping a close eye on things
They're a choosey lot! Our FF&E team selects thousands of items for the new facilities.
It's time - adjust your clocks, gear up for footy, get ready for Stage 2
Night of nights at WSLHD Quality Awards
Meet Health Infrastructure, APAC award and Paper-Lite news
Chorella flies in for Sydney Sacred Music Festival
Spring blooms at Blacktown Hospital
Nailed it. Award for Jacobs, earthworks for stage 2. It's all happening.
Say goodbye to the waiting room - digital check-in makes clinic appointments a breeze!
We take our birth unit consumer consultation VERY seriously!
We're ready for The Games
It's colourful, it's exciting and it's ours. New hospital building first peek.
Glitter, butterflies, cupcakes and Stage 2 planning
There's cookies, COWs and Pokemon - it's all happening!
A welcome in any language - artist Peter Williams shares the story of his dialysis unit painting
We take you inside the offices of Vague Magazine for Dry July 2016
It's a sign! New slip road now open
Our team is pretty excited about opening the new short stay ward
There's jazz in the street and flowers in our hair.
Jana Pittman was special guest at our Targeting Cancer event
Premier Mike Baird meets the team and opens our new building
Regional Dialysis Centre update and more
Ready to MOVE - new hospital building opens next week
New Clinical Services Building opens Monday 11 April 2016
Darth Vader, origami, carer zones and colour... what more could you ask for on Open Day?
Get ready for Open Day
Close shave for Dr Helen Crowther
Consumers Marj & Ken road test the hospital they helped design
Laing O'Rourke hands over the key to our our new building and GM Sue-Anne isn't giving them back!
Dr Helen Crowther joins the World's Greatest Shave
Valentine's Day comes to BMDH
Staff on tour as we get ready for April opening
Aus Day fun, site tours and more
We're back for 2016 and there's nothing but smiles on our staff site tours this week
Ten builders building... it's our Xmas special
The Hospital awakens - Star Wars isn't the only blockbuster opening soon