Sunshine Coast University Hospital has been delivered through a public private partnership (PPP) contract with Exemplar Health; a consortium comprising Lendlease, Siemens and Capella Capital, with partners Spotless Facilities Services.
Exemplar Health has designed, constructed, part-financed, commissioned and will maintain the hospital buildings and grounds for 25 years from opening. The facilities are required to be maintained to a high standard throughout the contract term.
The collocated Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital is owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care.
Following a competitive tendering process, contracts were signed with Ramsay Health Care in April 2011 and the new private hospital opened in November 2013.
Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service has contracted the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital to treat public patients until 2018 while the Sunshine Coast University Hospital is being fully commissioned. Visit the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service website for more information.