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Make me better Monday

19 February 2018|

RBWH Gynaecologist Dr Baartz joined Katherine Feeney and her listeners on 612 ABC Brisbane for the Make Me Better Monday segment to discuss endometriosis.

New Year, New You – Breast Health

12 February 2018|

Director of Breast Screen Queensland Brisbane North Dr Jane Brazier spoke to Loretta Ryan on 612 ABC Brisbane about breast health and the importance to get a free breast screen for women over 40 every two years.

Brain injury in babies: is stem cell treatment the answer?

29 January 2018|

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) neonatal expert Professor Paul Colditz has received a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant to explore stem cell treatment for babies with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy—a brain injury due to oxygen deprivation.

A state first for multicultural breast health

24 January 2018|

Women from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds will be able to make more informed decisions about their breast health thanks to a unique, new resource that has been launched.

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Corey is serving looks and soup at #RBWH Food Services! 😎 Our incredible kitchen is one of the busiest in Queensland, and we couldn’t do it without our fabulous team of legends. ... See MoreSee Less

Corey is serving looks and soup at #RBWH Food Services! 😎 Our incredible kitchen is one of the busiest in Queensland, and we couldn’t do it without our fabulous team of legends.

1 day ago

TODAY Show - Kelli Lucas
This TODAY story will warm your heart. Our patient Kelli suffered a major cardiac arrest during child birth. Her long journey of survival finally has a happy ending. A big shout out to our amazing team at The Prince Charles Hospital who cared for Kelli every step of the way ❤️
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Wishing Kelli, Adam and their family all the best as they finally get to head home, incredible work by the Prince Charles team. ❤️❤️

Wow what a fantastic out come wonderful story

Amazing TPCH team. What a wonderful story. #proudtobeEDNMS

An absolutely amazing lady and a beautiful family.. I will never forget you ❤️

💕TPCH - 💖HEROES

Yes Dr George as most people call him has a amazing team.So very happy for that family hope live stays wonderful for them all.

Well done Kel.

What a beautiful story. ♥️♥️♥️

Omg Justine - that made me cry - what a beautiful story!

Congratulations and best wishes from another Heart Kids family❤️

Great job Charlie’s - Gary Von Dohren

The Team at The Prince Charles Hospital are truly amazing.

What a beautiful story.

Nice one George

Hooray! What a team!

Beautiful 💕

You are one strong mumma Kelli and family!! I can't wait to catch up when you get home 😘

Rock solid 💓

Lynda Walker Maher Dr Javorsky on the tv !

Wonderful! Emma Birks

Rose Geri

Louise Charteris

Jacob De'Santa

Mel Williams

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1 day ago

Talk about a dream team 😴 Say hello to our busy Sleep Disorders Centre staff at #TPCH who see more than 4000 patients each year! ... See MoreSee Less

Talk about a dream team 😴 Say hello to our busy Sleep Disorders Centre staff at #TPCH who see more than 4000 patients each year!

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Do you do sleep disorder testing? I have a referral for one and it’s been sent to the Wesley who have said it will cost $200 but I am on a DSP and haven’t done it yet and my Dr is not happy with me.

And your awake🤔😳

Nikki Fernando and Cassie Carlson look

Can’t hide from the paparazzi Jan Robinson Carl Downey! 💁

A wonderful hardworking team.

Elizabeth we should investigate x

Trish Kay

Laurie Hobson

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2 days ago

Say g’day 👋 to CNC Luke and RN Jose from #Caboolture Hospital’s ICU, which has new equipment and an additional ventilator capable bed 🙌 ... See MoreSee Less

Say g’day 👋 to CNC Luke and RN Jose from #Caboolture Hospital’s ICU, which has new equipment and an additional ventilator capable bed 🙌

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Awesome work Luke!! Congrats on the CNC title- well deserved!!!

Fantastic work Luke. Great to see.

Hi Luke 🙂

The CRICU team rocks 🙂

😊😊

Awesome work Luke! 😀

Sweet.

Hi Luke!

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2 days ago

Congratulations to Rachael McGee who is the 200th registered nurse at #TPCH to complete the Queensland Health Transition Program for Intensive Care. Way to go Rach! 🏆🏅🥇 ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Rachael McGee who is the 200th registered nurse at #TPCH to complete the Queensland Health Transition Program for Intensive Care. Way to go Rach! 🏆🏅🥇

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Congrats Rachael on being number 200, what an amazing effort from the team for supporting and mentoring those who have completed so far. Thank you all, such a fantastic team 🌟

Well done to Rachel and the 199 wonderful grads who have also completed this program . #proudtobeEDNMS

Well done Mrs 200! Massive thank you to everyone who has contributed to such a successful course over many years.

Well Done Rachael! You are a rockstar 😍

Go Rach 😊

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3 days ago

Graduate nurses Aleesha and Rebecca joined the #Redcliffe Hospital Emergency Department team this week – welcome aboard! 🛥️ ... See MoreSee Less

Graduate nurses Aleesha and Rebecca joined the #Redcliffe Hospital Emergency Department team this week – welcome aboard! 🛥️

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Welcome 😊

Welcome to the family ladies! 😊

*whispering We got the best new grads, Fiona.

Welcome to the region girls. Hope I never need your expertise.

Congratulations,welcome to the team.!!!🙌🏼

Welcome girls!

Congratulations girls. I enjoyed my time at Redcliffe Hospital

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3 days ago

Listen to ABC Brisbane to hear our specialist Dr Baartz speaking to Kat Feeney on “make you better Monday” about endometriosis. ... See MoreSee Less

Listen to ABC Brisbane to hear our specialist Dr Baartz speaking to Kat Feeney on “make you better Monday” about endometriosis.

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Catch up on today's segment, visit metronorth.health.qld.gov.au/news/make-better-monday

Dr baartz 👌

Remember Dr Baartz Karina Russell Maguire, Trudi Young and Alison Farquharson.

3 days ago

Look at our #Caboolture Hospital champs 💪 The new Audiology on the Wards project run by Clive and Michelle is supporting communication with hearing impaired in-patients ❤️ ... See MoreSee Less

Look at our #Caboolture Hospital champs 💪 The new Audiology on the Wards project run by Clive and Michelle is supporting communication with hearing impaired in-patients ❤️

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Clive helped to supervise my uni prac in 2015! Glad to see he's still around doing wonderful work 🙂

Very nice; very proud of our Clive 👍

Congrats to you both.

Metro North Hospital and Health Service added 17 new photos — with Emma Platz and 12 others.
Metro North Hospital and Health Service

6 days ago

Check out these legends rocking their funky shirts! Who said you can't have fun at work? Happy Friday! 👏🏻 ... See MoreSee Less

Check out these legends rocking their funky shirts! Who said you cant have fun at work? Happy Friday! 👏🏻

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Obviously did not come to the Emergency and trauma centre

The new ANC/Outies at the royal Caboolture were spectacular!!

Love it

Jan Dring

Diane Jenkins

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6 days ago

Feeling the funky shirt Friday vibe is our #RBWH vascular department - looking pretty sweet team! Don't forget to send through your snaps and have a totally awesome day! ... See MoreSee Less

Feeling the funky shirt Friday vibe is our #RBWH vascular department - looking pretty sweet team! Dont forget to send through your snaps and have a totally awesome day!

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Looking good team !!

Go team

Looking very funky in your bright shirts

Tracey 😍

LeLoo Amazeballs Vili Radrodro Char Lotte 🌈🤪✌️☮️

Go team very proud of you all

Loreta Scott Sarah Valenton Portillo 😆

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