A fantastic family fun day was held at St Columban’s College in Caboolture as part of Metro North Hospital and Health Service NAIDOC Week Celebrations (8-15 July 2018).
In a world first trial, Australian researchers have found that robotic-assisted prostatectomy is providing equal outcomes for urinary and erectile function to open prostatectomy.
Redcliffe Hospital has made the finals of the 2018 International Hospital Federation (IHF) Awards, which honour innovations and outstanding achievements in the healthcare industry around the world.
A perinatal mental health nurse with a passion for horses has been recognised for her innovative research exploring how equine therapy can support the mental health of perinatal mothers.
Date: 16 - 30 August 2018
Venue: MNHHS wide
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today announced the centre is set to open in early 2019 thanks to a $1.8 million donation from Sony Foundation and a $500,000 funding commitment from the Palaszczuk Government to support adolescents and young adults aged 15 to 25 undergoing cancer treatment.
Kate Phillips is gearing up to make history by becoming the world’s first double organ recipient to compete in an iron man championship.
Date: 20 February 2018
Venue: Caboolture Hospital
The Strategic Plan 2016-2020 commits Metro North to embed health literacy in service delivery. As such in 2018 Metro North will implement a project for partnering with patients incorporating health literacy. The project has three components – staff education, a social marketing campaign for consumers to speak up and be involved in decisions about their care and development of tools for managers and leads to create safe and supportive environments.
Date: 1-2 March 2018
Venue: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Metro North Hospital and Health Service is once again hosting a two-day Nursing and Midwifery Conference, perfect for nurses and midwives from across Australia and the world, at all stages of your careers, whether you’re already a leader or aspire to be one.
Date: 2 February 2018
Venue: Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston
Kidney Supportive Care Symposium is an opportunity to hear the world’s leading international speakers, new developments in Kidney Research and Supportive Care and showcase a blueprint for improved health services.