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Echuca Cancer and Wellness Centre
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Echuca Cancer and Wellness Centre

Location 226 Service Street, Echuca, Victoria, 3564, Australia

The Victorian Government is investing $6 million in the redevelopment of the Echuca Regional Health chemotherapy/haemodialysis unit.

The project will relocate Echuca Regional Health’s existing chemotherapy/haemodialysis unit to a new purpose-built cancer and wellness centre to improve amenity, access and comfort for patients, and provide a more efficient working environment for staff.

The new centre will deliver 10 new chemotherapy/haemodialysis treatment chairs, and provide wellness programs to help improve the health and wellbeing of cancer patients.

Patients will continue to be able to access consultations with haematologists, medical oncologists, nephrologists and radiation oncologists, all conveniently located in one location.

The Echuca Cancer and Wellness Centre redevelopment will deliver:

  • a new purpose-built centre
  • 10 co-located chemotherapy/haemodialysis treatment chairs
  • improved amenity, access and comfort for patients
  • a more efficient working environment for staff
  • additional consulting spaces 
  • capacity to provide wellness programs for patients.

The Echuca Cancer and Wellness Centre redevelopment aims to achieve the following benefits:

Improved amenity

The new centre is designed to provide a range of improvements for patients, such as access and comfort while undergoing chemotherapy treatment and haemodialysis services.

Improved working environment 

Medical professionals and staff will also benefit from an improved working environment ensuring they can continue to provide high-quality care safely.

Convenience

Patients will continue to be able to access consultations with haematologists, medical oncologists, nephrologists and radiation oncologists, all conveniently located in one location.

This project is being delivered by the Victorian Health and Human Services Building Authority in partnership with:

  • Echuca Regional Health
  • NTC Architects
  • BRT Consulting Engineers.

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Echuca Cancer and Wellness Centre
  • Location
  • 226 Service Street
    Echuca, Victoria, 3564, Australia
  • Mail
  • (03) 5485 5000

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Last updated: 16 September 2020