Pre-construction agreement moves Future Hospital forward – 19 March 2018

The States of Jersey has selected J3 Limited as pre-construction partner for the ongoing project to develop Jersey’s new hospital. J3 is a joint venture between leading UK building and civil engineering contractor Sir Robert McAlpine, Channel Islands construction company Garenne Construction Group, and infrastructure, support services and facilities management business FES Group. The partnership [...]

March 20th, 2018|

Revised hospital plans unveiled 12 March 2018 Proposals for a revised planning application for Jersey’s new hospital have been unveiled. The revised scheme has made some significant changes to the original outline plan, answering concerns by the Independent Planning Inspector, the Environment Minister and some Islanders, about the scale of the proposed hospital and its impact on St Helier. The revisions [...]

March 13th, 2018|

Hospital project ready for next phase as funding plans and business case are passed

A landmark decision by Jersey’s politicians has paved the way for the construction of the Island’s new General Hospital. Members of the States Assembly endorsed funding proposals and the outline business case for the project by 30 votes to 16 at the conclusion of two days of debate. The Hospital will be built on the [...]

December 14th, 2017|

Open Letter to States Members from three senior clinical representatives

On the eve of the funding debate for Jersey’s Future Hospital, three senior clinical representatives have written an Open Letter to States Members, urging them to support the proposition. _ Click here to view as PDF. Open Letter to All States Members   Sunday 10 December, 2017   Dear States Member,   You are due to [...]

December 11th, 2017|

The hospital catering department respond to queries about how they prepare food and their future move to St Peter in autumn 2018

Click here to view and print as PDF. Transforming patient food The General Hospital uses a ‘Cook Chill’ food operation that has been modified and rationalised since being introduced in 1987. This is an internationally-recognised system providing safe, palatable, nutritious food for patients and staff alike; around 60% of NHS trusts use this system. The [...]

November 24th, 2017|

Letter to all States Members (and the media) from the Minister for Health and Social Services

Letter from Senator Andrew Green in response to concerns raised about Future Hospital from member of the public following recent Planning Inquiry, sent on 16 November, ahead of a States’ Members briefing on 17 November. Click here to view.

November 17th, 2017|

Future Hospital Update

Future Hospital supplement featured in the Jersey Evening Post (30th October 2017)

October 31st, 2017|

Funding and business case proposition

Jersey’s new General Hospital took a major step forward today, as the Report and Proposition to fund its construction was lodged ahead of a debate in the States Assembly in December. Ministers are proposing a mix of funding that will include borrowing up to £275 million towards the projected total cost of the project of [...]

October 31st, 2017|

Patient Meals

As part of the relocation works prior to construction of the new Hospital, the area where patient meals are currently prepared will move off-site. Meals will be prepared and delivered chilled to the General Hospital and other Health and Social Services facilities where they are heated as necessary in on-site ovens. In the short-term this [...]

October 25th, 2017|

Future Hospital Planning Animation

June 29th, 2017|