News Feature

The Orthopaedic Institute opens its doors to patients

Amplar Health is part of the Medibank group. This feature was originally posted on the Medibank website. This is an excerpt only and the full feature can he viewed here.

A $30 million orthopaedic surgical centre has opened its doors to patients at Macquarie University Hospital.

The Orthopaedic Institute is a joint venture between Medibank’s Amplar Health and a group of orthopaedic surgeons, with floor space contributed by MQ Health.

Located on a dedicated floor of Macquarie University Hospital, the facility has four state-of-the-art theatres with robotic technology and 29 beds supporting a model that delivers patient care in the optimal setting.

The model combines pre-assessment and pre-habilitation to enhance patient recovery, helping them return home sooner where they receive care in the comfort of their own environment supported by visiting health professionals.

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