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News archive

NDIS opens up a new world for Robbie

Persistence does matter and thanks to the Metro North team and support from the National Disability Insurance Scheme Robbie is now living a more fulfilling and safer life.

28 May 2019|

Research Excellence Awards 2019 announced

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.

22 May 2019|

Medicine, motherhood and mentoring at MNHHS

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.

10 May 2019|

Measles alert for Brisbane

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.

17 April 2019|

Measles alert for Brisbane

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.

25 March 2019|

Metro North commits to Closing the Health Gap

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.

21 March 2019|

Caboolture Hospital welcomes 17 new medical interns

Caboolture Hospital is welcoming 17 medical interns who start their health career at an exciting time in the hospital’s history. Executive Director Dr Lance Le Ray said Caboolture Hospital provided a ‘hands-on’ learning environment for medical interns

15 January 2019|

Measles alert for Brisbane

Metro North Public Health Unit has issued a measles alert after a male passenger travelled on an international flight to Brisbane while unknowingly infectious.

7 January 2019|

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16 hours ago

Smiles all round! Members of the #Caboolture Hospital RAP Committee were honoured to receive their #BetterTogether artwork created by esteemed Aboriginal artist Elaine Chambers-Hegarty. ... See MoreSee Less

Smiles all round! Members of the #Caboolture Hospital RAP Committee were honoured to receive their #BetterTogether artwork created by esteemed Aboriginal artist Elaine Chambers-Hegarty.

2 days ago

We are dedicated to becoming an accredited White Ribbon Workplace. Caboolture Hospital, Kilcoy Hospital and Woodford Corrections Health Service officially signed a pledge promising to stand up, speak out and act to prevent domestic and family violence. #caringtogether #whiteribbon ... See MoreSee Less

We are dedicated to becoming an accredited White Ribbon Workplace. Caboolture Hospital, Kilcoy Hospital and Woodford Corrections Health Service officially signed a pledge promising to stand up, speak out and act to prevent domestic and family violence. #caringtogether #whiteribbon

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Like this, but police violence is more subtle

7 days ago

We love our nurses! Shaun, Michael and Bindu are three of the friendly faces from #Caboolture Hospital’s Ward 3A team which always show compassion, respect and integrity while caring for their patients #caringtogether #valuesinaction #puttingpeoplefirst ... See MoreSee Less

We love our nurses! Shaun, Michael and Bindu are three of the friendly faces from #Caboolture Hospital’s Ward 3A team which always show compassion, respect and integrity while caring for their patients #caringtogether #valuesinaction #puttingpeoplefirst

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Well done Chechy

Congrats dear Chechi 😘😘

Congrats chechy 🥰🥰

Congrats wnd well done Bindhuse

Carrie and I are so proud of Shaun

Congratulations

So proud of you Shaun Tester knew you be a great nurse 😗

Congrats

Feeling proud chechii

Excellent work Shaun

Well done Bindhu

Thank you

Well done 👍

Well done 👍

Well done kuru

Awesome pic 👍🤓

Yeah for 3A!! Great photo guys!!

Well done Bindu

Well done

well done

👍👍 Well done......

Well done Bindu chechi

Go 3A! Good team!!!

One of the best

you look good Bindu

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1 week ago

Our #Caboolture Hospital superheroes act FAST at the signs of stroke! That’s Face, Arms, Speech and Time, and being able to recognise them could save a live! #valuesinaction #caringtogether ... See MoreSee Less

Our #Caboolture Hospital superheroes act FAST at the signs of stroke! That’s Face, Arms, Speech and Time, and being able to recognise them could save a live! #valuesinaction #caringtogether

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Great photo 😃

Nice work Team Caboolture!

Love the costumes guys great look Bethany Arbuckle

You guys rock it !!!!

I see you Leanne Wierenga!

Super Steph 😀

You are a good looking bat girl Bethany Arbuckle

Annie Murphy hiding in the background there!!

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2 weeks ago

This'll be hard to top! Julie Lahey is celebrating 40 years of nursing this month! Julie's provided top notch care in several countries and is now proud to be the Director of Nursing & Midwifery at #Caboolture #Kilcoy and #Woodford. ... See MoreSee Less

Thisll be hard to top! Julie Lahey is celebrating 40 years of nursing this month! Julies provided top notch care in several countries and is now proud to be the Director of Nursing & Midwifery at #Caboolture #Kilcoy and #Woodford.

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Well done Julie!! An inspiration to many!! So proud of you and the wonderful nursing and Midwifery team at Caboolture. Well done on a exemplary career. #proudtobeEDNMS “Life is short, work somewhere awesome”.

Congratulations Julie , such a incredible achievement 🥂🍾

Congratulations Julie xxx

Congrats Julie what an awesome career you have had and have lots of tales to tell! Just to show what an awesome nurse you truely are! Xx

Congratulations julie , 40 years on nursing

Congratulations Julie! Take care!

Congratulations Julie. Great achievement. Xo

Congratulations Julie what a wonderful achievement 💕

Congratulations Julie. Well done.

Congratulations Julie a wonderful milestone

Congrats Julie, thank you for all you have done for nursing and midwifery in MNHHS and the professions, an respected colleague and leader to myself and many others Cherie

Congratulations. Awesome achievement. Fantastic amazing nurse. Brilliant DON best ever ❤❤❤❤🍾🥂

Great to see Julie. Congratulations!

Congratulations Julie you are a hard act for all of us to follow 💐

Congratulations Julie fabulous xxx

Fantastic Jules. One hell of a nurse, you should be very proud of yourself, as we all are of you. ❤️👏

Congratulations Julie x

Congratulations Julie. A wonderful achievement and best wishes for the next decade.

Congratulations Julie. Looking forward to seeing you soon x

Such a brilliant milestone. Congrats!

Congratulations Julie 🎉

Well done Julie!

Congratulations Julie 💐

Congratulations Julie on your awesome career it’s wonderful to be part of your team xx

Congratulations Julie

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2 weeks ago

Congratulations to #Caboolture Hospital admin officer Emily who was nominated by colleagues for a Shining Star award for being organised, thorough and friendly at work. #caringtogether #worksomewhereawesome #valuesinaction ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to #Caboolture Hospital admin officer Emily who was nominated by colleagues for a Shining Star award for being organised, thorough and friendly at work. #caringtogether #worksomewhereawesome #valuesinaction

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Congratulations Emily.. such a lovely gal!

Congratulations Emily 💐

Well deserved Emily 💐❤

Congratulations your smile is always friendly

Well done Emily you are definitely an asset to the team

Well done Emily .. it’s a pleasure working with you 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

Congratulations Emily! Well done!

Congrats! Well deserved too, Emily

Well done Emily!

Well deserved 👏

Well done Emily your a Star ✨

Emily Hayward 🥰

Yayy!!! Well deserved Emily Hayward

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2 weeks ago

Here’s some practical training! Medical intern Andrew is teaching Tullawong State High School student Sabella plastering skills as part of the #Caboolture Hospital Health Care Academy. #caringtogether #TAFEQld ... See MoreSee Less

Here’s some practical training! Medical intern Andrew is teaching Tullawong State High School student Sabella plastering skills as part of the #Caboolture Hospital Health Care Academy.  #caringtogether #TAFEQld

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3 weeks ago

Taking care of our medical staff was the focus of #Caboolture Hospital's annual Doctors Wellbeing Symposium, including good health and resilience, and making time for lunch with colleagues. #caringtogether ... See MoreSee Less

Taking care of our medical staff was the focus of #Caboolture Hospitals annual Doctors Wellbeing Symposium, including good health and resilience, and making time for lunch with colleagues. #caringtogether

1 month ago

Patients in #Caboolture Hospital's Jasper Suite can now watch television while receiving dialysis treatment, thanks to our friends Gilbert, Rob, Stephen and the local #HeartSupportAustralia branch. Thanks for the support! #caringtogether ... See MoreSee Less

Patients in #Caboolture Hospitals Jasper Suite can now watch television while receiving dialysis treatment, thanks to our friends Gilbert, Rob, Stephen and the local #HeartSupportAustralia branch. Thanks for the support! #caringtogether

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Well done 💐 thank you

Fantastic 👏

Awwww that's so sweet........thanks 💐

1 month ago

To thank the team at St Columban's College for hosting our annual #Caboolture #NAIDOC Family Fun day we presented the school with our beautiful 'Better Together' artwork to be displayed in the school hall for all to enjoy. #BetterTogether #IndigenousHealth ... See MoreSee Less

To thank the team at St Columbans College for hosting our annual #Caboolture #NAIDOC Family Fun day we presented the school with our beautiful Better Together artwork to be displayed in the school hall for all to enjoy. #BetterTogether #IndigenousHealth

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Great school !! Thank u for all your support

Good job team!!

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