About Us

About Us

Sunshine Private Hospital is committed to providing patients the highest standard of care.
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By working with the public sector, Sunshine Public Hospital and the Joan Kirner Women and Children’s Hospital, the western Melbourne community now has access to the latest treatments and technologies and the expertise of some of Australia’s leading medical specialists.

Sunshine Private Hospital is managed by Unitas Healthcare and has been developed by Australian Unity and is an important addition to their extensive portfolio of private hospitals and healthcare property assets.

Sunshine Private Hospital is an innovative, state-of-the-art hospital with world-class facilities for Melbourne’s growing west, providing services close to home.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide high-quality private healthcare for Melbourne’s growing west.

Through our SMART organisational values we aim to transform patient care.

Our Values


•         We are an organisation that always take into account the environmental and social consequences of our operations.

•         We work to get the best results for current and future generations of Australia.

•         We are while conducting our activity committed to:

–          eliminate waste and pollution.

–          be energy efficient

–          use clean energy sources.

–          recycle everywhere possible.

–          partner with sustainable companies.


•         We set an intention to be of service and hold a healing space for anyone who enters SPH.

•         We communicate with one another so we are all on the same page and can support one another throughout the day

•         We take care of ourselves so that we can take care of others.

•         We listen deeply and take the time to reflect on what was heard.


•         We are an organisation that believes in its people and is people centred.

•         We empower each other to take ownership of our actions.

•         Our leaders are role models for our core values, and they are accountable.


•         We never lose sight of our patients’ fundamental right to be treated with dignity, compassion and respect.

•         We listen to patients, the community and each other.

•         We welcome new ideas and ways of doing things to improve patient care.

•         We treat our colleagues and patients with dignity and respect, and care about those around us.

•         Each of us is responsible for workplace culture and performance.

•         We have zero tolerance for bullying and no-one, no matter how senior, is exempt.


•         We willingly work in teams to provide excellent levels of care.

•         Our teams are strong and successful because we all contribute and always seek ways to improve.

•         We encourage and recognise outstanding performance.


The accreditation process involves the ongoing review of our performance against national standards across a range of areas.

At Sunshine Private Hospital, accreditation is one way we can assure our community that we are doing our best to achieve exceptional care and service.

Here at Sunshine Private we have a continuous improvement process to ensure that we comply with these standards.

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