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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.

Prestigious award for Ian Coombes

29 November 2018|

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Director of Pharmacy Associate Professor Ian Coombes was awarded the prestigious Fred J Boyd Award at Medicines Management 2018, the 44th SHPA National Conference.

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.

World Prematurity Day

17 November 2018|

When Goondiwindi mum Chellice Roberts arrived at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) 16 days ago, she had no idea if her newborn baby Adrian was going to survive.

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Let’s hear it for our Indigenous Mental Health Intervention Program (IMHIP) team who took out the Queensland Health #Excellence Award in the Connecting Healthcare category. Congrats also to Kathy Prentice, a finalist in the Individual Outstanding Achievement category. Well done!

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Let’s hear it for our Indigenous Mental Health Intervention Program (IMHIP) team who took out the Queensland Health #Excellence Award in the Connecting Healthcare category. Congrats also to Kathy Prentice, a finalist in the Individual Outstanding Achievement category. Well done! ... See MoreSee Less

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Well done IMHIP team!

The best gift of all! Angela and little Hudson, born eight weeks premature, joined #nurse Lyn at #Caboolture Hospital’s annual Special Care Nursery Christmas party.  #MerryChristmas #caringtogether

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The best gift of all! Angela and little Hudson, born eight weeks premature, joined #nurse Lyn at #Caboolture Hospital’s annual Special Care Nursery Christmas party. #MerryChristmas #caringtogether ... See MoreSee Less

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My favourite nurse Lynny

Shannah Macleod

Thank you for everything you did for our Piper, Lyn. 😘

We’re celebrating all our Nurse Practitioners. #TPCH NPs Jo, Cathy, Lisa and Haunnah provide specialised care, assessment and support to patients with heart conditions. #NPW2018

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We’re celebrating all our Nurse Practitioners. #TPCH NPs Jo, Cathy, Lisa and Haunnah provide specialised care, assessment and support to patients with heart conditions. #NPW2018 ... See MoreSee Less

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Well done to these wonderful Nurses!! #proudtobeEDNMS

Oh Haunnah you are amazing and look so beautiful 😍

Haunnah how fantastic it is for you to be recognised for the great work you do.

Go Jo! You’re the best!

Happy NP day Andrea Anndrea Flint

Gorgeous photo Hannah

Feel honoured to work for these amazing girls

Love yr work ladies ♥️♥️👏👏

Great work from you all👏👏👏👏

Hi Jo your the greatest wishing you a very merry Christmas and new year.

Well Done Haunnah! Looking amazing and miss you heaps at Wes!

Jo, we truely appreciate all that you do. 😘

Amazing talent

Congratulations Cathy

Well done ladies👏. Your looking lovely Haunnah, as usual. Miss working with you.

Well done 👏 leading the way for NPs at TPCH

Love your work

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So proud of our #RBWH research star Prof Jeff Lipman who has been named among the worlds most influential, being one of 27 The University of Queensland  people recognised in a prestigious 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list. Way to go, Jeff!  #research #healthcareleaders

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So proud of our #RBWH research star Prof Jeff Lipman who has been named among the world's most influential, being one of 27 The University of Queensland people recognised in a prestigious 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list. Way to go, Jeff! #research #healthcareleaders ... See MoreSee Less

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Fantastic Prof. Congratulations

Congratulations Prof

Congratulations Prof!! Well deserved!!

He’s legendary our prof!!! Well done

Great work Prof! Very well deserved!

Excellent work Prof! Very proud moment

Fantastic Prof Lipman well done!

Congratulations Jeff 🎉

Fantastic Prof Lipman well done!

Congrats Prof well deserved

Congratulations Prof

Woohoo!! Congrats prof!

Well Deserves Professor Lipman

Woo hooooooo.

Congratulations Prof

Congrats Prof. Well deserved.

Congrats Prof. How wonderful. So well deserved.

Woo hoo go Prof!

Congratulations Prof 👏

Well done Prof.

Congratulations Prof

Congratulations Prof! Great honor & privilege to have known & worked with the best👏🏽

Fantastic!

Congratulations Professor Jeff.

Awesome work Prof!!

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Who can resist a s-elfie! This naughty little Elf has been causing so much mischief around the house he ended up at #RBWH for a checkup!  #elfontheshelf   #toomanycandycanes

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Who can resist a s-elfie! This naughty little Elf has been causing so much mischief around the house he ended up at #RBWH for a checkup! #elfontheshelf #toomanycandycanes ... See MoreSee Less

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Elisha Thompson thought of you with your mischievous elf 😂

Wendy

Kayla Porter could be an idea for your boys? Dentist or doctor visit? 😂

O my God...Did he live?

Brooke Cowie

Tanya Allman giving you a run for your money

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RBWH staff were treated to burgers, live music and even a surprise visit from Santa at the #RBWH staff thank you BBQ today!

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RBWH staff were treated to burgers, live music and even a surprise visit from Santa at the #RBWH staff thank you BBQ today! ... See MoreSee Less

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Bring back memories!

#RBWH

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Welcome to our world now Shane Marshall.

I didn’t even know it was on!

The burgers were fabulous and the atmosphere was amazing. Thank you 😊🎉

Wendy

The things we miss out on because we are off site.

Sar Ah they were good burgers, did you have one?

On my day off

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Santa snagged these smiling helpers to serve up a festive BBQ lunch for staff at #Redcliffe Hospital. Loving the head gear!  #valuesinaction #Christmasiscoming

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Santa snagged these smiling helpers to serve up a festive BBQ lunch for staff at #Redcliffe Hospital. Loving the head gear! #valuesinaction #Christmasiscoming ... See MoreSee Less

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Whilst waiting in Transit Lounge waiting pick up yesterday, I saw lots of staff walking past with deliciously healthy looking burgers in hand, great work..Once again Thankyou for the care given me in my 5 day visit.Merry Christmas Redcliffe Hospital.

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Christmas wonderland
Feast your eyes on this! The elves in our #RBWH Maternity Outpatients department have worked their magic to create a Christmas wonderland that’s bringing so much joy to hospital visitors. Love it! #Christmasmagic
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So wonderful. What an amazing group of staff in Maternity outpatients. Life is short, work somewhere awesome!! #proudtobeEDNMS

Renee Backhouse this is the ward I told you I went to check out after nights.

Sinead Ni Mhaoilchiarain....think you need to step the decorating up a bit....well a lot 😮😱😂

Well done ladies and very proud of my baby CASSANDRA xx

Jackie Kettewell this is so you and so amazing x Cass Maree cupcakes going to be born straight into a Christmas wonderland we will see your work soon Jackie cass thought she had a contraction yesterday so Bub getting ready

Amber Kristin Carla Michelle Emma... Might need to take a tour tomorrow!!

So amazing!!! My sister in this video Cassie Bunny de Waard has always been an A1 Christmas decorator and I know that a lot of her own personal money (in previous years, and I’m sure this is the case again) as well as other nurses money goes into this. Thank you so much for bringing the magic of Christmas xx

Wowser! I am impressed! Michelle Westerhuis Elena Herrgott

Love your work AND your love of Xmas Jackie! 💓

My colleague took me for tour on friday. Beyond Amazing👌

Jackie Kettewell Wow! That’s amazing. Is that wards or ANC? I am down there on Wednesday and would love to have a look.🎅🏻🤶🌲

Jackie Kettewell amazing effort. Love it. 🎄🎄🎄🎄

Amazing Jackie Kettewell and all your tireless helpers it’s magnificent

Wow!

Those elves have been very busy. The wunderland of magic so fantastic.

Seriously epic Christmas decor 🎉🎄

I just showed my daughter and she told me "you guys need to step it up a level" 😥

So beautiful 😍

Wow!!! That’s amazing- well done😀 Wish you & family aSll the Best for a Very Merry Christmas,Safe & Happy New Year

Amazing work. Looks phenomenal. 😍😍

This is awesome - makes me soo happy that you would do this at work - Blessings xx

Congratulations girls Fabulous job. More of the work you do so well for our mums & families.

Wow!!! Jackie Kettewell!!! That is amazing! Why am I not surprised that you had a big hand in this. Merry Xmas to you and your family ❤❤🎅🤶

Well done MOPD...miss you guys

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We always knew they were special and now the caring #Paediatrics crew at #Redcliffe Hospital has the team of the month title to prove it!  Well deserved.  #Valuesinaction

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We always knew they were special and now the caring #Paediatrics crew at #Redcliffe Hospital has the team of the month title to prove it! Well deserved. #Valuesinaction ... See MoreSee Less

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So awesome!!!

Yay team. So proud to be part of it. 💖

It is truely a wonderful team. Well deserved.

Yey ... go team paediatrics !!!!

❤️❤️ best team in the world 😍

Congratulations

Anne!! ❤️

Woohoo! Well done! 👏

Anne Tin are you staying there for next year?? Will be doing my paeds rotation at Redcliffe next year!

Looking fabulous Anne Tin! 💕

Enjoy your work anne bravo

Woohoo congratulations to us all very well deserved 💗

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