News & events 2018-04-13T02:03:16+00:00

News & events


Measles alert for Brisbane

7 January 2019|

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

Deadly Start Education2Employment program

29 November 2018|

Metro North Hospital and Health Service is committed to Closing the Gap. Our Deadly Start Education2Employment program is giving school students a head start in healthcare by training up Indigenous nurses, allied health and dental professionals of the future.

A Deadly Start for Health

28 November 2018|

Hospitals and schools across Brisbane have teamed up to boost the number of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students taking up careers in health.

Reducing the barriers caused by chronic respiratory conditions

23 November 2018|

Recent graduates from a Satellite Pulmonary Rehabilitation program which has given them the skills and knowledge to manage their respiratory problems and get their lives back. From left, COH Allied Health Assistant Cherryl Bell, graduate Kerry Maree Wyatt and John Laufer, and COH Physiotherapist Stella Just.

Metro North Family Fiesta

21 November 2018|

It was a fabulous day at the inaugural Metro North Family Fiesta, with more than 800 staff, family and friends attending.

Putting a smile back on homeless faces

25 October 2018|

Disadvantages and homeless adults now have access to free dental care thanks to an innovative oral health partnership. The Priority Access Program, delivered by the University of Queensland (UQ) School of Dentistry and Metro North’s Community and Oral Health Service, is seeing dental screening being provided at community organisations such as the Salvation Army and The Wesley Mission in Brisbane’s inner city.

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QLD Trauma Symposium

Date:21st and 22nd February 2019
Venue: Education Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital

The 10th QLD Trauma Symposium is a multidisciplinary conference suited to healthcare professionals from a variety of specialities including Pre-Hospital/Retrieval Medicine, Emergency, Intensive Care, Surgical, Military/Disasters, Nursing, Allied Health and Research.

#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

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