Flinders Medical Centre - Relocation of Mental Health Short Stay Unit...

16 August 2016

FLINDERS MEDICAL CENTRE (FMC): RELOCATION OF MENTAL HEALTH SHORT STAY UNIT (MHSSU) – IMPACT ON MHSSU, EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (ED), EMERGENCY EXTENDED CARE UNIT (EECU), TRANSIT LOUNGE, TRANSPORT OFFICE AND WARDS 6C AND 6G.

The PSA has received correspondence from the Acting Southern Adelaide Health Network (SALHN) Chief Operating Officer regarding the proposed relocation of the FMC MHSSU.

The proposed relocation will impact on members working in/with MHSSU, ED, EECU, Transit Lounge, Transport Office, and Wards 6C and 6G.

Details of the proposed relocation and impacts on the above areas can be found in the letter from SALHN and the accompanying document “Development of a Dedicated Mental Health Short Stay Unit at Flinders Medical Centre here.

The PSA invites members to provide their feedback to both management and the PSA. Please forward any feedback to the PSA by Wednesday 24 August 2016 to allow us to include it in our submission.