Murrumburrah-Harden Health Service staff (past and present) and the community are invited to register to collect their own unique piece of Murrumburrah-Harden hospital memorabilia, with 500 keepsake bricks from the old hospital building available for collection.
The Murrumburrah-Harden Hospital Auxiliary will be collecting donations as part of the collect-a-brick program.
Registered staff and community members can collect a brick and receive a limited edition postcard with images and information about the old Murrumburrah-Harden Hospital and the new Health Service.
A further quantity of bricks will be retained and incorporated into the landscaping features of the new health facility.
To register complete the online form with brick collection to take place on Wednesday, November 25 from 11.30am until 1.30pm and 4pm until 6pm.
The new Murrumburrah-Harden Health Service features:
- Health Services co-located under one roof,
- Acute In-patient rooms,
- Residential aged care in a home-like environment,
- Emergency Department with dedicated ambulance entry,
- X-ray services
- Ambulatory Care, Integrated Primary and Community Health
- Three new staff accommodation units
The new Murrumburrah-Harden Health Service opened its doors in August 2020 and the finishing works are on track for completion in early 2021.
The project is being funded as part of the NSW Government's $304 million Multipurpose Service program to provide health and aged care services for small and remote rural communities.