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RBWH patient defies odds

5 August 2020|

The school pick-up run on Friday 31 July 2020 was one to remember for Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) patient Adam Freeman. After seven months in hospital, the 37-year-old father of four was finally able to greet his three sons at the school gate alongside wife Amy and daughter Makayla.

Savannah receives the gift of life

27 July 2020|

Savannah Fretwell is not your usual 16-year old. While most 16-year old girls are thinking about clothes and sleepovers with friends, Savannah Fretwell is thinking about how much she enjoys just being able to breathe easily again, thanks to the generosity of a complete stranger.

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19 hours ago

After seven months in hospital, #RBWH patient Adam Freeman is finally going home! 🏡 The father of four was admitted to RBWH on New Year's Eve with complicated and severe infectious diseases, and medical and surgical problems which spread throughout his body including to his brain, lungs and heart.

His determined attitude and the hard work of numerous medical teams across the hospital has meant Adam has made an amazing recovery from his illness. He can’t wait to pick up his three sons from school today, alongside wife Amy and daughter Mikayla. ❤️ Full story in comments.
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After seven months in hospital, #RBWH patient Adam Freeman is finally going home! 🏡 The father of four was admitted to RBWH on New Years Eve with complicated and severe infectious diseases, and medical and surgical problems which spread throughout his body including to his brain, lungs and heart. 

His determined attitude and the hard work of numerous medical teams across the hospital has meant Adam has made an amazing recovery from his illness. He can’t wait to pick up his three sons from school today, alongside wife Amy and daughter Mikayla. ❤️ Full story in comments.

2 days ago

Chef Dawn and Dietitian Katherine are two proud members of #RBWH’s Retail Services team excited to launch their brand-new menu to patients, visitors and staff. 🍎

It’s modelled on the Australian Dietary Requirements and the food classification traffic light system to ensure the options available at RBWH are healthy, nutritious and delicious! 🤗
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Chef Dawn and Dietitian Katherine are two proud members of #RBWH’s Retail Services team excited to launch their brand-new menu to patients, visitors and staff. 🍎

It’s modelled on the Australian Dietary Requirements and the food classification traffic light system to ensure the options available at RBWH are healthy, nutritious and delicious! 🤗

3 days ago

Can you guess this illness? 🤔 A clue to help you out: __________ affects how air is carried to and from the lungs and can last for a few weeks. 🤧 Hint: it is not COVID-19 but as these symptoms are similar, you should stay home if unwell and get tested at your nearest clinic! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

While many of us are sleeping, #TPCH intensive care nurse Daniel is working through the night caring for critically ill patients. 🌙 His favourite part of the job is watching and helping people pull through against the odds! Know any great ICU nurses like Daniel? 🏨 Give them a shout-out and share their story below! 👏 #ShoutoutSaturday ... See MoreSee Less

While many of us are sleeping, #TPCH intensive care nurse Daniel is working through the night caring for critically ill patients. 🌙 His favourite part of the job is watching and helping people pull through against the odds! Know any great ICU nurses like Daniel? 🏨 Give them a shout-out and share their story below! 👏 #ShoutoutSaturday

4 days ago

Updated opening hours 📣 Our Redcliffe Hospital Fever Clinic is now open from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week.
If you're experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, please get tested. 🤧 Find your nearest clinic here: bit.ly/31rwxoj
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Updated opening hours 📣 Our Redcliffe Hospital Fever Clinic is now open from 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week. 
If youre experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, please get tested. 🤧 Find your nearest clinic here: https://bit.ly/31rwxoj

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