News & events 2019-04-15T16:10:48+00:00

News & events

News

Research Excellence Awards 2019 announced

22 May 2019|

From the lab to the bedside, Metro North researchers are conducting ground-breaking research every day. Last night, our researchers were recognised for their stellar achievements at our annual Metro North Research Excellence Awards.

Medicine, motherhood and mentoring at MNHHS

10 May 2019|

As Executive Director of Clinical Services at Metro North HHS, Dr Elizabeth Whiting is one of the most senior female clinicians across the HHS. As Dr Whiting’s five daughters celebrate their incredibly accomplished mother today, they will also celebrate their fiercely independent grandmother – the woman who made sure ‘Liz’ would have the same opportunities as her four sons.

Measles alert for Brisbane

17 April 2019|

Metro North Public Health Unit has issued another measles alert following a confirmed case of the highly infectious disease on Brisbane’s northside, bringing the total number of cases recorded in Queensland in 2019 to 13.

Measles alert for Brisbane

25 March 2019|

Metro North Public Health Unit has confirmed a case of measles in an adult male on Brisbane’s north side who has visited numerous locations while unknowingly infected.

Metro North commits to Closing the Health Gap

21 March 2019|

Metro North Hospital and Health Service marked National Close the Gap Day today by unveiling a draft Close the Gap plan and signing a public statement of commitment to improve health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Events

#NextCare Health Conference

Date: 30 and 31 May 2019
Venue: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Transform your career alongside Australasia’s current and future health leaders

Aged Care Conference

Date: 7-8 August 2019
Venue: Education Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Herston

Hosted by Metro North Hospital and Health Service this conference is attended by delegates from across Queensland to look at the many topics concerning aged care.

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3 hours ago

Our Acting Chief Executive Jackie Hanson dropped into #Caboolture Hospital Emergency Department to thank Nerys, Sean and the rest of our ED team who go above and beyond to care for our community. #caringtogether #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

Our Acting Chief Executive Jackie Hanson dropped into #Caboolture Hospital Emergency Department to thank Nerys, Sean and the rest of our ED team who go above and beyond to care for our community. #caringtogether #worksomewhereawesome

1 week ago

A big thank you to Jodie from PIPA (Preterm Infant's Parent's Association) for visiting #Caboolture Hospital’s Special Care Nursery with some lovely gifts for mums of premature babies on Mother’s Day #caringtogether #PIPA ... See MoreSee Less

A big thank you to Jodie from PIPA (Preterm Infants Parents Association) for visiting #Caboolture Hospital’s Special Care Nursery with some lovely gifts for mums of premature babies on Mother’s Day #caringtogether #PIPA

2 weeks ago

Together with #Carers Queensland we are extending a helping hand to #Caboolture families, working one-on-one with parents including Sharon and Gary to explore options for NDIS support for their children with diabetes #ndisready #caringtogether ... See MoreSee Less

Together with #Carers Queensland we are extending a helping hand to #Caboolture families, working one-on-one with parents including Sharon and Gary to explore options for NDIS support for their children with diabetes #ndisready #caringtogether

2 weeks ago

#HealthHero Siobhan started her career at #Caboolture Hospital Maternity 5 years ago as a school-based trainee. Inspired by the midwives around her, she is now studying to become a midwife! 😊 ... See MoreSee Less

#HealthHero Siobhan started her career at #Caboolture Hospital Maternity 5 years ago as a school-based trainee. Inspired by the midwives around her, she is now studying to become a midwife! 😊

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You will make a great mid wife and a great granddaughter love you❤️❤️

Good for you lovely girl xx

Congratulations. You do a great job, love working with you. 😊😊

Im so overwhelmed with all your wonderful comments- I am blessed with the support of some every amazing people! Thankyou for being apart of my journey, it wouldn’t be possible without you all xx !

Well done Siobhan congratulations,you do an amazing job ,we are all so grateful x

Proud of you Siobhan 😃

Siobhan you little legend.... you have the answer to all my questions ... would be lost without you !!! You’ll make a fantastic midwife😘

And not only is she a wonderful young woman, but a good advertisement for Midwives everywhere. A great career ahead for you Siobhan

So proud of how far you have come and all you do for our program and the positive influence you are for the other trainees who get to meet you

So proud, go girl.

Lovely young girl 👍 great mind and professional all the time ✅

And we love her!

Siobhan is one of the nicest people I know and she is going to be an amazing midwife.

Siobhán you’re awesome 😘

Always good to work with you Siobhan, you'll make a great Midwife 😘

And she’s amazing!!

Wow congrats...

Keep drivin 2wards ur goals Siobhan, ur enthusiasm is a delight!

Congratulations

You’re amazing Siobhán x

Love ya Siobhan👍😉

I know how much hard work you have done and are doing.Proud of you ❤️

Well done Siobhan 🤗🤗

The best midwife student for my pregnancy! Go gal! Xxxx

You will make a great Midwife

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2 weeks ago

#Caboolture Hospital is operating with kindness, with Rosalyn, Sam, Kellie, Deb and the wonderful Theatres team collecting feminine hygiene products to support women and girls living in poverty, experiencing homelessness or fleeing domestic violence to ensure they receive the dignity they deserve. #caringtogether #valuesinaction #SharetheDignity ... See MoreSee Less

#Caboolture Hospital is operating with kindness, with Rosalyn, Sam, Kellie, Deb and the wonderful Theatres team collecting feminine hygiene products to support women and girls living in poverty, experiencing homelessness or fleeing domestic violence to ensure they receive the dignity they deserve. #caringtogether #valuesinaction #SharetheDignity

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Great work guys ❤❤

Well done Caboolture!!!#proudtobeEDNMS “Life is short, work somewhere awesome!!”

Awesome work guys😘

Great work Caboolture

Awesome!!!

ACORN QLD: Australian College of Perioperative Nurses Queensland

That’s brilliant guys 👍

Incredible guys. Where can we drop goods of too ?? Is there a name to ask for ??

Great work Caboolture Operating Theatres

Chloé Tserrof

#valuesinaction

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3 weeks ago

We’re celebrating our amazing #midwives and the important role they play in the health and safety of mums and bubs and their families. #IDM2019. And congratulations to #Villeneuve mum Niketa whose beautiful new daughter was born on Friday at #Caboolture Hospital. #Redcliffe #RBWH ... See MoreSee Less

We’re celebrating our amazing #midwives and the important role they play in the health and safety of mums and bubs and their families. #IDM2019.  And congratulations to #Villeneuve mum Niketa whose beautiful new daughter was born on Friday at #Caboolture Hospital. #Redcliffe #RBWH

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Congratulations to the wonderful midwife staff who looked after my daughter so fantastic last year when she had her son..

#proudtobeEDNMS Congratulations to all our wonderful midwives in MNHHS!! Enjoy today as your very special day to celebrate but remember how valued you are every single day!! “Life is short, work somewhere awesome!!”

Niketa Kingston thought you had a boy

3 weeks ago

Meet some of our admin superstars who do so much to support patients and colleagues across our health service. A special thank you from all of us on Administrative Professionals Day! #healthcareheroes #NorthLakes #RBWH #TPCH #Redcliffe #Caboolture ... See MoreSee Less

Meet some of our admin superstars who do so much to support patients and colleagues across our health service. A special thank you from all of us on Administrative Professionals Day! #healthcareheroes #NorthLakes #RBWH #TPCH #Redcliffe #Caboolture

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great work guys and gals... Thanks for all you do 👏

Thank you admin team in thoracic medicine - you do an amazing job!

Stephanie Jurgensen your amazing 💕💕💕

Thank you Mandy Zardus- you rock 😘

Bindi Boo Morgan Hall ❤️❤️ can’t imagine work without you

Nadia Chandler - you are my hero...🥇🏆

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3 weeks ago

#Caboolture Hospital's new sterilisation services department really scrubs up well. Operating Theatres Nurse Unit Manager Rosalyn and Sterilisation Clinical Nurse Catherine now have state-of-the-art sterilisation and washing systems, plus some breathing space for future expansion. #caringtogether #infectioncontrol #buildingabetterhospital ... See MoreSee Less

#Caboolture Hospitals new sterilisation services department really scrubs up well. Operating Theatres Nurse Unit Manager Rosalyn and Sterilisation Clinical Nurse Catherine now have state-of-the-art sterilisation and washing systems, plus some breathing space for future expansion. #caringtogether #infectioncontrol #buildingabetterhospital

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Great photo girls 😊

4 weeks ago

Are you interested in helping adults with mental health issues get back on track? #Caboolture’s Adult Mental Health is looking for an Occupational Therapist to join its multi-disciplinary team. Apply here: tinyurl.com/y5zoyekv #WorkforusWednesday ... See MoreSee Less

Are you interested in helping adults with mental health issues get back on track? #Caboolture’s Adult Mental Health is looking for an Occupational Therapist to join its multi-disciplinary team. Apply here: https://tinyurl.com/y5zoyekv  #WorkforusWednesday

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Awww, miss CAMHT and you guys!

Good ad, guys!

Casey Lee

Melissa Liessi

Alana Brown haha

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1 month ago

Say hello to our future workforce! This enthusiastic bunch has just commenced the mental health nursing grad program at #TPCH and #Redcliffe-#Caboolture. #worksomewereawesome #mentalhealth ... See MoreSee Less

Say hello to our future workforce! This enthusiastic bunch has just commenced the mental health nursing grad program at #TPCH and #Redcliffe-#Caboolture.  #worksomewereawesome #mentalhealth

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Congratulations Maricel ❤

Congratulations Katy Slater dad and I are so proud of you xxx

Congratulations on commencing with MNHHS guys!!! So great to have you on board!!! The best nurses and midwives work in MNHHS!!! Welcome to our team! #proudtobeEDNMS “Life is short, work somewhere awesome!!!!”

Congrats Katy Slater

Congratulations Joseph Murray

I see you Joseph Murray

Congratulations Renee Nolland And Maricel Little

Well done Maricel🥳

To those that are coming to Redcliffe welcome. Remember temporary car parking available in the show grounds 5 minute walk to the hospital 😎

Well don Maricel ❤️

Angelika Marisse Gutierrez Donna Grace

Gauri Sharma❤️❤️👌

Joseph Murray open your eyes 😂

Donna

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