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Telehealth brings clinical services closer to home

Happy #ThinkyThursday! Since receiving a 2019 Clinician Research Fellowship, speech pathologist Dr Clare Burns has worked on improving patient’s access to healthcare, especially whose struggling with swallowing and communication disorders.

5 September 2019|

Healthy Ageing Expo

Date: 21-23 August 2019
Time: 9.00 am – 2.00 pm
Venue: Brighton Wellness Hub Cnr Nineteenth Ave and Hornibrook Hwy Brighton Qld 4017

Residents in the Moreton Bay and North Brisbane area will be supported to live and age well at this year’s Healthy Ageing Expo during Seniors Week.

16 August 2019|

Games-based Hearoes app sounds good

Audiologists at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) have helped in the development of an Australian-first app that guides hearing impaired people through the new environment of sound, following a hearing implant.

2 August 2019|

Upgraded facility improves care for cystic fibrosis patients

An almost $3m upgrade to The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) is giving patients with cystic fibrosis the best and safest care during hospital stays. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the new wards were up to the very best international standards, which was important for CF patients who may have to visit hospital frequently.

1 August 2019|

Exercise Boss Lift examines heart of military life

RBWH Executive Director David Rosengren, Director of Emergency and Trauma Centre Sean Rothwell and Director of Anaesthetics Kerstin Wyssusek were provided the opportunity to participate in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Boss Lift exercise as part of Operation Talisman Sabre.

19 July 2019|

NAIDOC Week event celebrates culture

Staff and patients of The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) united for a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and culture at the hospital’s annual NAIDOC Week event on Wednesday.

12 July 2019|

Gregg’s a sustainability champion

After 40 years of service, Metro North’s Environment and Waste Manager Gregg Butler is about to retire, but he’s leaving a great legacy of sustainability within each of our facilities.

3 July 2019|

Meet Jess Burrows

Meet Jess Burrows, The Prince Charles Hospital’s 30-something year old, camera-toting, tornado-chasing theatre nurse known for her endless supply of daggy humour.

24 June 2019|

Neonatal to home service launches

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.

12 June 2019|

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Congratulations to Siobhan from #Caboolture Hospital’s maternity unit, who was invited to join the prestigious Golden Key International Honour Society, recognising her academic excellence. Siobhan is a former School Based Trainee who is now studying midwifery. #caringtogether #midwifery ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Siobhan from #Caboolture Hospital’s maternity unit, who was invited to join the prestigious Golden Key International Honour Society, recognising her academic excellence. Siobhan is a former School Based Trainee who is now studying midwifery. #caringtogether #midwifery

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2 days ago

Looking for something to do this arvo? Discover more than 150 years of history at #RBWH as part of the @BrisbaneOpenHouse festival! Join us for a heritage tour showcasing some of Brisbane’s oldest health architecture located here in the Herston precinct. Tours start on the hour until 3 pm. ... See MoreSee Less

Looking for something to do this arvo? Discover more than 150 years of history at #RBWH as part of the @BrisbaneOpenHouse festival! Join us for a heritage tour showcasing some of Brisbane’s oldest health architecture located here in the Herston precinct. Tours start on the hour until 3 pm.

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Was this only for Saturday

Donna Power

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Caboolture carer representative Lesley and Metro North Mental Health Director of Recovery Lisa took the time to raise awareness during a community and staff event at #Caboolture Hospital for Queensland Mental Health Week #caringtogether #qmhw #taketime #valuementalhealth ... See MoreSee Less

Caboolture carer representative Lesley and Metro North Mental Health Director of Recovery Lisa took the time to raise awareness during a community and staff event at #Caboolture Hospital for Queensland Mental Health Week #caringtogether #qmhw #taketime #valuementalhealth

3 days ago

It was an early and energetic start for 150 runners and walkers for this year's RBWH & QSuper Race to the Roof, celebrating #mentalhealthweek. ... See MoreSee Less

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That's how I got my fitness back .. 👍

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If you're in Brisbane city today, drop into the fantastic Brisbane Mental Health Expo, Reddacliff Place between 10am and 2pm and take time for mental health. #mentalhealthweek ... See MoreSee Less

If youre in Brisbane city today, drop into the fantastic Brisbane Mental Health Expo, Reddacliff Place between 10am and 2pm and take time for mental health. #mentalhealthweek

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If the armed police wont be there, it wont be a fair representation.

4 days ago

We’re saying thank you to our #Redcliffe Hospital Auxiliary members with certificates of service to recognise the wonderful work that they do, year after year! 👏 ... See MoreSee Less

We’re saying thank you to our #Redcliffe Hospital Auxiliary members with certificates of service to recognise the wonderful work that they do, year after year! 👏

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Well done ladies, you’re tireless efforts are greatly appreciated.💐💐💐

Wonderful ladies, thank you for your endless support 😘😘

Great work

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Are you a wizz in the kitchen? Jeff, Cherie and Bianca are getting ready to judge #TPCH staff's baking at next week's Master Cake Competition, part of Charlie's Week celebrations! 🧁✨🍪 ... See MoreSee Less

Are you a wizz in the kitchen? Jeff, Cherie and Bianca are getting ready to judge #TPCH staffs baking at next weeks Master Cake Competition, part of Charlies Week celebrations! 🧁✨🍪

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Yum! Wish I was there 🍰

Certainly the tastiest event in Charlie’s week What talent we have

Juanita Webb...... you have to enter this year, your cakes are amazing !

Emily Head you should enter you talented cake baker!

Get baking everyone, this is always a great event at Charlie’s week

Gooooo Bianca!!!

Our most favourite day of the year! 🎂🍰🧁 Always astounded at the talent of our staff-homebakers.

Love that you are on the judging panel. You certainly know how to position yourself for good cake. 🍰

Juanita Webb, you must my dear enter... please please, your cakes are simply perfect and delicious..🎂🎂🎂🎂🎂🎂

Lynda...are you entering?

The best photo!!!

I hope you have entered Juanita Webb

Chocolate cake bribes accepted.

Go Charlie’s!!! #proudtobeEDNMS “Life is short, work somewhere awesome”.

What day is it going to be held?

Holly Daley

Vann this has your name written all over it!!!

Vann Tng can you just say you still with TPCH just for the comp lol

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6 days ago

As part of #MentalHealthWeek the annual Windows to our World art exhibition is on at #RBWH. This incredible exhibition includes art by patients, guest artists and Metro North Mental Health staff. Check it out if you’re at RBWH this week! ... See MoreSee Less

As part of #MentalHealthWeek the annual Windows to our World art exhibition is on at #RBWH. This incredible exhibition includes art by patients, guest artists and Metro North Mental Health staff. Check it out if you’re at RBWH this week!

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Great shirt mark

Well done team!

6 days ago

Congratulations to our Deadly Start student Hannah who received one of three $2000 scholarships from the Young, Black and Proud Scholarship scheme supported by the Queensland Family and Child Commission. ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to our Deadly Start student Hannah who received one of three $2000 scholarships from the Young, Black and Proud Scholarship scheme supported by the Queensland Family and Child Commission.

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Well deserved Hannah 👏

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