Sharon Desmond

Manager, Clinical Service Design & Service Planning Mercy Health

Health Facilities Design and Development Plenary Day One: Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

3:00 PM Think Green: How to Create a Sustainable Hospital and Healthcare System that Meets Future Needs of Victoria

The 2019/20 Victorian Health Budget has committed a further $1.6 Billion to hospital infrastructure projects to cate for the State‚Äôs growing population. Yet, have you ever wondered if our healthcare system is sustainable? What are the key challenges we face in planning for sustainable services? Sharon will discuss: 

  • The financial and emission burdens associated with healthcare provision, including low value care and potentially preventable hospital admissions
  • Emerging directions in low carbon models of care and its implications on infrastructure design
  • How to change what you do inside your healthcare facilities in order to meet the needs of the population and the planet

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Sharon.

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