Neonatal to home service launches. First time parents Kristy and Lachlan Black were the first to be welcomed into the new service in May following a five week stay in the neonatal unit for baby Lincoln.
Metro North’s Deadly Start program was Highly Commended in the partnership category of the Queensland Reconciliation Awards. Pictured at the awards are accepted by Cecilia Anson, Tamika Kai Birch, Vivienne Hassed and Paul Drahm.
The inaugural #Nextcare Health Conference was an extraordinary two days of development and learning for healthcare leaders from across the globe, looking to connect, inspire and transform their careers.
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.
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.
In a first of its kind, seven early career research grants have been awarded from a funding collaboration between the Metro North Office of Research, the University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, and QIMR Berghofer.
Talk about – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Newsletter
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Want to join a team of lifesavers? We have an outstanding opportunity for a radiographer / mammographer to join the dedicated and caring team at BreastScreen Queensland Brisbane Northside Service. Learn more at: tinyurl.com/yxdu9usr #WorkforUsWednesday ... See MoreSee Less
Our awesome #paediatric allied health team at #Redcliffe Hospital helped children and young people with more than 650 outpatient appointments last month! Great effort. #ValuesinAction ... See MoreSee Less
Thank U for all the hard work you guys do for all the kiddies and families!!
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It’s thong again! Last year #Caboolture and #Kilcoy Hospitals collected more than 600 pairs of thongs for regional and remote patients flying to Brisbane. Nurse Navigator Nikia has already collected 60 pairs to start this year’s collection. Can you help? #caringtogether #valuesinaction #nursenavigator ... See MoreSee Less
Such a great cause! When I worked in remote Queensland we would fly patients out and they couldn’t return home on the commercial plane as they had no shoes! Not the first things on our minds while they were laying on a RFDS stretcher!
We're celebrating our amazing #RBWH Patient Support Officers who do exceptional work every day to ensure our hospital environment is clean and make a real difference to our patients through their work. They recently participated in a world-first cleaning trial with 10 other Australian hospitals which has led to a significant reduction in hospital-associated infections. Well done, team! ... See MoreSee Less
We’re delighted First Nation mental health advocate Joe Williams will be guest speaker at our #cabNAIDOC2019 Family Fun Day on 9 July. He will empower youth through his motivation workshop, The Enemy Within. More at: tinyurl.com/y68bdpwa #Closingthegap ... See MoreSee Less
A visit to hospital can be scary, but a new book, ’My Visit to Hospital’, is helping Hudson and parents of other sick kids feel more at ease about the care they are getting. A big thanks to Dr Rani from #TPCH Children’s Ward for her wonderful book – what a difference it will make! #ValuesinAction ... See MoreSee Less
#TPCH leaders welcomed orthopaedic surgeon and NHS National Director Clinical Improvement, Prof Tim Briggs and orthopaedic surgeon, Dr Catherine McDougall for our first Queensland Health pilot site visit as part of the Getting it Right First Time program, designed to improve the outcomes and care of patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery. ... See MoreSee Less
Awesome effort from #TPCH Ward 2C team nurses Claire and Carol who won the hospital’s best National Blood Week display. These guys are helping raise awareness about the importance of blood donation and blood management. #everydropcounts ... See MoreSee Less
It's been a Deadly Start for student Cecilia - the school-based program has given her the chance to realise her life-long dream of working with new mums and babies. The Deadly Start program also earned a highly commended in this year’s Reconciliation Awards. Congratulations! ... See MoreSee Less