FMC Mental Health Short Stay Unit Relocation Update and Request for Further Feedback

20 October 2016

In response to the PSA raising issues with the proposed move from Flinders Medical Centre (FMC) Emergency Department (ED) to the Transit Lounge and Transport Office, SALHN has now proposed that the MHSSU instead be relocated to Ward 4GS SALHN is seeking feedback on this change.

The Elective Short Stay Unit currently located in Ward 4GS is proposed to merge with Ward 5D in Stage 1 of the SALHN Transforming Health Clinical Reconfiguration Service Plan, allowing for the MHSSU to move into Ward 4GS.

Please find attached the letter from SALHN detailing the proposed changes, explanation, and a proposed floor plan.

Please review the documents provided and direct any feedback to PSA by Thursday the 27 October 2016 to allow the PSA to provide your feedback to SALHN.