Middlemore Hospital Edmund Hillary Building

The Edmund Hillary Block is a six-storey inpatient building that adds 240 inpatient beds and 12,600m2 of space to the Middlemore Campus.

It includes several new wards: A 15-bed mental health services for older people (MHSOP) ward; a 30-bed plastics ward; two 30-bed surgical wards; two 30-bed medical wards; a 30-bed gastroenterology ward, along with gastroenterology clinics; and a haematology day ward, also with clinics.

Additionally, the block houses a cardiac investigation unit, medical short stay unit, orthotics, allied health offices, a gymnasium, staff cafeteria, and clinical equipment pool.