About Blacktown & Mount Druitt hospitals
Blacktown Hospital provides a 24-hour
emergency service, intensive and high
dependency care, sub-specialty acute medical
and surgical care, obstetrics and newborn care
and sub-acute rehabilitation. Inpatient acute
mental health and community mental health
services are delivered from Bungarribee House.
Mount Druitt Hospital offers 24-hour emergency
care, and a district-wide role in the provision of
planned surgery, with a high proportion of general,
orthopaedic and breast surgery. It has the highest
volume of paediatric emergency and medicine
attendances of any facility in WSLHD.
Blacktown & Mount
Druitt Hospitals (BMDH) have a close working relationship with Western
Sydney University with a Clinical School located at
Blacktown Hospital to develop medical students
to work as fully accredited doctors and specialists
in western Sydney.
Blacktown and Mount Druitt hospitals are
undergoing a multimillion dollar redevelopment to
meet the growing needs of the community.
The multi-award winning Blacktown & Mount
Druitt Hospitals Expansion Project is
changing the way we care for our community.
It includes a major development of existing
and new services to meet increasing demand
and reduce the need to travel out of the area
Stage 2 is underway with the planning of the
acute services building due for completion in
A foundation is being established to maximise
local corporate and community relationships
and to undertake fundraising and increase
awareness for the continued development of
health promotion, education, research and
More than $300,000 was raised during 2016-17
from a variety of sources including corporations,
individuals and grants. Funds enabled the purchase
of medical devices and the establishment of
support programs to assist our patients.