Maitland Hospital: Additional operating theatre, Perioperative Department

HNELHD is opening an additional operating theatre in the Maitland Hospital Perioperative Department.

The Department has received additional staffing enhancements to support the inclusion of a weekly Saturday service and a night duty shift in addition to supporting the opening of the additional theatre.

You can view the correspondence at the below links:

  • Letter to HSU

What do you think?

It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Wednesday 21 June using the subject line Maitland Hospital Additional Operating Theatre.

If no members raise concerns, the Union may take no action in response to the proposal.

Your union at work

Everyone affected by these changes needs to be a union member. Members deserve to have control over their working lives. Tell your colleagues now is the time to join.

New members can join at or call 1300 478 679.