Sleepmed Australia

Description: Sleep Study Class B facility with dual function Consulting Rooms in Leeming.

The conversion of an existing BCA Class 5 medical practitioners residential scale building into a Licensed and Accredited Class B Sleep Study Centre and Consulting Rooms, licensed as dual function Sleep Study at night and Consulting Rooms during office hours.

The addition of support services to facilitate Licensing included a Dirty Utility, Cleaners Room, Test Room, Beverage Bay, Clinical Wash Basins, De-boxing Area, Medicine Store, Equipment and Linen Stores.

To comply with Licensing: Upgraded Parking and Ambulance Bay, strike-plate / remote access controlled Security Doors and Gates, Signage, Waste Bin Area, Security Lighting, and Landscaping.

Dual-use Sleep Study / Consulting Room upgrades to facilitate Licensing included custom new Fittings & Furniture, Beds & Bed Heads, Privacy Curtains, Computer Pedestals, Wardrobes, Feature Lighting, Intercom & Speakers, Nurse Call, Vanity Cupboard & Basin upgrades, Flat Screen Televisions, and ceiling mounted Infrared Sleep Study Cameras and reticulation to monitors at Reception

Upgraded and overhauled Services to comply with Licensing, including new Mechanical, Electrical, and Hydraulic Services, new integral stainless steel Cleaners Sink, Flushing Rim Sink, Worktop, and Sink. New Clinical Hand Basins Type A & C, and thermostatic mixing valves throughout.

Finishes: Impervious Vinyl Floors, Walls, and Coved Skirting to the new service areas, and SRV splash mats below the existing vanity basins in the consulting rooms.

Client: Dr. Sina M. Keihani

Architect: HHA Architects

Program: On time on bugdet

First Meeting – 8 July 2015

Facility Review, Brief, Concept Design.

LARU Concept Meeting – 17 August 2015

Design Development

AIP Application to LARU – 12 September 2015

Contract Documentation

AIP granted – 23 November 2015

ATC Application – 1 February 2016

Tender & Contract Award

ATC Approved – 2 March 2016

8 week building contract

ATO by LARU – 16 May 2016

Owner Occupation – 18 May 2016

Accreditation Inspection – 20 May 2016

 Budget: $400 000. incl FFE