Investment $1.6 billion
Demand for emergency departments continues to increase, but additional funding for hospitals will ensure everyone gets the treatment they need.
What will the money be used for?
This investment includes:
Redevelop the Goulburn Valley Health Shepparton campus
$169 million to redevelop the Goulburn Valley Health Shepparton campus including new wards and expansion of the emergency department.
Major works Footscray and Sunshine hospital sites
$61.3 million for major infrastructure works at the Footscray and Sunshine hospital sites.
Works across Austin Hospital campus
$40.8 million for works across the Austin Hospital campus in Heidelberg.
New day surgery centre Broadmeadows
$17.3 million for a new day surgery centre in Broadmeadows, taking pressure off the Northern Hospital.
Breast Cancer Centre for Maroondah Hospital
$10 million for a new Breast Cancer Centre at Maroondah Hospital precinct.
Australia's first specialist stand-alone heart hospital
Work will begin on Australia's first specialist stand-alone heart hospital, with $135 million for the Victorian Heart Hospital at Monash University in Clayton.