Westmead Hospital gets a healthy update to Arcus Library

SYDNEY, 15 JULY 2013 -- Westmead Hospital, in the Western Sydney Local Health District has gone live with Arcus Library.

About Westmead Hospital

Operating since 1978, Westmead Hospital is a specialised tertiary referral hospital for the western Sydney metropolitan area, serving one of the largest growing population areas in NSW. Westmead Hospital is the major teaching hospital of the University of Sydney for medical and dental students and is one of Australia’s largest centres for postgraduate training at specialist level in all fields. The hospital includes a dental school, and a unit for emotionally disturbed children, Redbank House. Westmead is home to internationally recognised institutes of health research, including the prominent Westmead Millennium Institute.

Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) is responsible for providing primary and secondary health care for people living in the Auburn, Blacktown, The Hills Shire, Holroyd and Parramatta Local Government Areas (LGAs) and tertiary care to residents of the Greater Western Region.