BY RAY WILLIAMS

It’s an exciting time for the $300 million Rouse Hill Hospital, with community consultation for the Clinical Services Planning commencing on the state-of-the-art project.

This critical part of the hospital planning process allows us to understand what services the local community need, determining what will be included in the new hospital. To get involved in Macquarie Universities research, please complete the questionnaire at https://redcap.mq.edu.au/surveys/?s=3FD7J77TCA to express your interest. Rouse Hill Hospital

FUNDING BOOST FOR GREENSPACE
The Hills Council will receive $440,000 towards developing the Cattai Creek Shared Path, through the NSW Government’s Metro Greenspace Program which includes the construction of shared pathways in accordance with the Castle Hill Showground Master Plan and Draft Cattai Creek Corridor Master Plan. This section forms part of the overall Cattai Creek Corridor link extending from Middleton Avenue to Fred Caterson Reserve, Castle Hill which has also received funding through the NSW Government’s Precinct Support Scheme.

ONLINE COVID-19 INFORMATION Rouse Hill Hospital
Current rules and restrictions:
https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/rules/greater-sydney
Vaccine Eligibility:
https://www.health.gov.au/resources/apps-and-tools/covid-19-vaccine-eligibility-checker
Face Mask Rules:
https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/rules/face-mask-rules
COVID-19 cases in the local area:
https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/find-the-facts-about-covid-19
Nearest Testing Clinics:
https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/health-and-wellbeing/clinics
Reporting Public Health Orders Breaches:
https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/
NSW & Federal Financial Support:
https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/2021-covid-19-supportpackage or https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/covid-19-disaster-payment