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10 years of Red Blanket

20 December 2017|

Ten years ago Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) was the first hospital in Australia to implement the Red Blanket protocol—a decision that’s saved almost 200 lives over the years.

Tackling diabetes takes two

15 December 2017|

A new diabetes service developed by Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is empowering people living with the disease and making a big mark on appointment lists.

Win-win for infectious diseases expert

27 November 2017|

A Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) infectious diseases specialist has been acknowledged for his research contribution in tropical medicine and specifically malaria research, winning two prestigious international awards.

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Events at RBWH

2017 RBWH events

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Our #RBWH pharmacy interns know that a smiling face is sometimes the best medicine! Welcome aboard! 😀😁😊

19 January 2018

Our #RBWH pharmacy interns know that a smiling face is sometimes the best medicine! Welcome aboard! 😀😁😊 ... See MoreSee Less

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#journeycommencement

A very warm welcome to 94 of our newest medical recruits! Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk MP and Acting Health Minister Shannon Fentiman MP joined our junior doctors on their first day at RBWH 👏🏻

15 January 2018

A very warm welcome to 94 of our newest medical recruits! Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk MP and Acting Health Minister Shannon Fentiman MP joined our junior doctors on their first day at RBWH 👏🏻 ... See MoreSee Less

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A big Wercome

#healinghandslearningtheropes

Welcome all👏👏

Look at these legends! Say hello to the backbone 😉 of our #RBWH Spinal Physiotherapy Screening Clinic 🙌

13 January 2018

Look at these legends! Say hello to the backbone 😉 of our #RBWH Spinal Physiotherapy Screening Clinic 🙌 ... See MoreSee Less

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#healinghands

How fabulous are our #RBWH dietitians Taylor and Hilary? 💁‍♀️ The duo have a healthy tip for you this Friday: don’t worry if you have a bad day! 🍏🥕🍕 #newyearnewyou

12 January 2018

How fabulous are our #RBWH dietitians Taylor and Hilary? 💁‍♀️ The duo have a healthy tip for you this Friday: don’t worry if you have a bad day! 🍏🥕🍕 #newyearnewyou ... See MoreSee Less

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It sure is! 😊

Great tip ladies

Carly Walsh is this your friend Hilary?

Queensland Health

27 December 2017

Shout out to all our generous Mums who help our little babies just like Levani 💕

Queensland Health
This holiday season, bubs like Levani need your help! If you're interested in donating to the Queensland Milk Bank or know someone who might be please email 📧 milk_bank_rbwh@health.qld.gov.au
To all of the wonderful Mums who have already donated, thank you for your generosity 💗
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RBWH midwife Holly will be working her first Christmas as a new graduate in Birth Suite! Shell be here for the gorgeous bubs born on Christmas Day 🎅

11 December 2017

RBWH midwife Holly will be working her first Christmas as a new graduate in Birth Suite! She'll be here for the gorgeous bubs born on Christmas Day 🎅Two weeks until the big day!🌲#RBWH midwife Holly says she's looking forward to many Christmas Day babies.
"This will be my first Christmas as a new graduate in Birth Suite, so I’m excited to see what the day brings!"
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So good to see you in the uniform Holly!!

Our wonderful Director of Neonatology Dr Pieter Koorts has his hands full this week thanks to all your donations 💃 Keep em coming! Email Milk_Bank_RBWH@health.qld.gov.au for more info

6 December 2017

Our wonderful Director of Neonatology Dr Pieter Koorts has his hands full this week thanks to all your donations 💃 Keep 'em coming! Email Milk_Bank_RBWH@health.qld.gov.au for more info ... See MoreSee Less

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Can donations be sent from north qld? And if so how?

24 November 2017

Morning Milk Bank. I have asked the Premier about funding for the RBWH Mother's Milk Bank via Annastacia Palaszczuk FB page and Cameron Dick FB page. Worth a shot. ... See MoreSee Less

Metro North Hospital and Health Service

20 November 2017

It's our 5th birthday! We couldn't have made it this far without all you generous mums out there, thank you for helping us save the lives of Queensland's tiniest patients 👶❤️🎉

Metro North Hospital and Health Service
Happy 5th birthday Queensland Milk Bank! Thank you to all the selfless mums who have donated over the years, helping save the lives of our tiniest patients. Want to be a life saver? Email Milk_Bank_RBWH@health.qld.gov.au
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Happy 5th birthday! ! This fills our hearts with joy. What fabulous outcomes for so many families 😆😆 Josiah says "hi" Dr Pieter! !

Congratulations

Tenai Seymour

Congratulations!!! Such a great service.

Jill Cedrych

Awesome stuff you're all doing! Simply amazing!

Now we need to extend this fantastic service to other hospitals in the state - Townsville Base Hospital NICU especially. Well done Qld Milk Bank

Happy 5th bday. Soooooo thankful for your milk bank which fed our Mr T

Hannah Wellington

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