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Statement from the Treasury Minister on hospital funding – 23 May 2017 : in the States Assembly

May 23rd, 2017|

The Council of Ministers remains fully committed to the delivery of a modern, new hospital to meet the needs of our community for the future.  However, we have to get the timing and level of borrowing right for this important project, so following discussion with the Chief Minister and other members of the Council of [...]

Islanders encouraged to attend Future Hospital open event

May 15th, 2017|

People living near the General Hospital and other interested Islanders are being invited to an open event about an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Future Hospital. The open exhibition will take place at Church House, St Helier on Thursday 18 and Friday 19 May, with staggered opening times allowing those wishing to attend to [...]

Relocating services to create the site for the Future Hospital

February 3rd, 2017|

 Author: David Ahier A key part of the plan to construct the Future Hospital on the current site is the need to build on areas occupied by Peter Crill House, which mainly functions as an area for administration and education, and the Gwyneth Huelin Wing, which is for outpatients. In preparation for the demolition and [...]

Funding proposal for new hospital

December 1st, 2016|

Jersey needs a new hospital that can provide the high quality care Islanders need as health costs rise and the population ages. The current building has developed piecemeal over many decades and its physical condition, as assessed in an independent survey, is rapidly becoming inadequate. After extensive consideration of possible sites the Council of Ministers [...]

Ministers welcome Concerto report

November 18th, 2016|

Senator Andrew Green, Minister for Health and Social Services, has welcomed the assurance report written by Concerto, advisors to the Future Hospital Scrutiny Sub-Panel, and published today. “After intensive and in-depth conversations between members of the Project Team and the report’s authors, the ensuing report is a constructive document which shows how we can work [...]

Future Hospital: preferred site proposal is lodged

October 19th, 2016|

The Council of Ministers’ preferred site for Jersey’s Future Hospital has been formally submitted to the States Assembly. The proposition (P.110/2016), which confirms the intention to build on part of the existing General Hospital site, plus adjoining land in Kensington Place and other nearby sites, will be debated by States Members before the end of [...]

Building a Better Hospital for Jersey

October 19th, 2016|

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Future Hospital Introduction and Walkthrough

October 19th, 2016|

Future Hospital Introduction from Future Hospital on Vimeo. Future Hospital Walkthrough_Animation from Future Hospital on Vimeo.

Continuing to provide high quality patient care during the Future Hospital build

September 28th, 2016|

Ministers have indicated their preferred site for the new hospital to be on the current General Hospital site with some acquisition of property on the east side of Kensington Place.  As we in the Future Hospital team continue our public engagement on this preferred site, a number of people have been asking us how we’re [...]

Next Steps for the Hospital: Planning

September 19th, 2016|

by Richard Glover, Head of Major Projects – Planning, Department for Infrastructure If you’ve not had a chance to attend one of our drop-in sessions about the Future Hospital, our next series of blogs will fill you in with all the latest developments. This one looks at planning, the second at how we’ll ensure excellent patient care as [...]