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Getting the numbers right

20 February 2020|

If you’re a nerd for numbers you’ll love this week’s #ThinkyThursday! Biostatistician Anita works on around 20 projects at one time!. Click here to discover some incredible Metro North statistics.

Improving nutrition in hip fracture patients

30 January 2020|

Did you know nutrition is crucial for patient recovery? Check out this #TPCH team who researching how to improve nutrition in hip fracture patients to decrease their length of stay, minimise treatment costs, and improve health outcomes.

Study of new catheter design

23 January 2020|

#ThinkyThursday is back, this time with a talented #RBWH team who are working on a new catheter design. Millions of catheters are used in Australia each year, but the current device has a failure rate of 40 to 50 per cent.

Dairy contract

17 January 2020|

Our decision to award our dairy contract to Lactalis Australia (Parmalat) means we’ll be supporting 141 Queensland-owned family farms.

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#RBWH Assistant Nurse Unit Manager Belinda feels privileged to have been at the start of lives delivering babies, and at the end in palliative care. Shes humbled to help patients in the time of need and is passionate about maintaining patient focused care throughout technological advancements. 

In the Year of the Nurse and Midwife, we celebrate with Belinda all of the things that make her profession so unique. #YONM

22 February 2020

#RBWH Assistant Nurse Unit Manager Belinda feels privileged to have been at the start of lives delivering babies, and at the end in palliative care. She's humbled to help patients in the time of need and is passionate about maintaining patient focused care throughout technological advancements.

In the Year of the Nurse and Midwife, we celebrate with Belinda all of the things that make her profession so unique. #YONM
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#proudtobeEDNMS The best of the best work in MNHHS!! Belinda you are in such good company. You do an awesome job and we are so proud that you work in MNHHS making the lives of our patients so much better. Thank you!! “Life is short, work somewhere awesome”!!!

Belinda ..thank-you for all you do and representing the nursing and midwifery profession. Just love working with you all.

Nurses and midwives are exceptional humans

Love all the nurses and midwives at the RBWH and all hospitals!

Belinda!!!! What a wonderful NUM and an absolute pleasure to work with over the last few months. The team are very lucky to have such a great leader!

Beautiful pic and equally beautiful sentiment Bel. The Royal is lucky to have you 💖

Belinda!!!! Amazing recognition for the wonderful nurse you are ❤️

So lovely to see this! Congratulations Belinda 💓

Congratulations Belinda !

Congratulations,👏👏best wishes Belinda 🧡🌹

Such a wonderful person and nurse!

Well done Belinda...congratulations 💖

Congrats Bel, that’s awesome!

Keep up that amazing work Belinda. Well done 👏👏

Congratulation Belinda Baker .....

Love working with you Bel. WNS is the best!!!

Go Bel! Love working with you 😊❤️😊

Aww what a star 🌟 go Bel!

Congrats Bel!

Woohoo! Go Belinda!

Lovely photo Belle

Go Bels!! Belinda Baker 🥳

Well done Belinda! 😁👏

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Who wants to work with some of Queenslands tiniest (and cutest!) patients? We have a rare opportunity for a clinical nurse to join our Special Care Nursery team at #RBWH. More details in comments:
#workforusWednesday

19 February 2020

Who wants to work with some of Queensland's tiniest (and cutest!) patients? We have a rare opportunity for a clinical nurse to join our Special Care Nursery team at #rbwh. More details in comments:
#WorkForUsWednesday
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Love the Special Care team!!! Thank you for being so wonderful!

These are 3 awesome nurses that looked after my baby and will help you out in any way they can! 😃❤️💕

Awwww 2 of these nurses cared for my Bayleigh ❤️

These awesome nurses looked after my lil preemie . So blessed to have them.

My juggernaut was in special care in 2016 for 10 days. Scary time but so grateful for these angels ♡

My surviving twin wouldn’t be here today without the RBWH NICU 💕💕💕💕💕

I have worked with 2 out of 3 of those lovely nurses. 😊

Are there any casual positions for an RN with experience in SCN?

Emily Grieco ❤️

Steff Besenyei

Lily Milne 🙌🏽

Renee

Lily Milne 😍

Bec Towler

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Tess Mammone!!!!

Vanessa xx

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Hows your commute on Bowen Bridge Rd going? 🚗 Traffic in Brisbane looks a little different today than it did in 1867! 🏥 #RBWH

17 February 2020

How's your commute on Bowen Bridge Rd going? 🚗 Traffic in Brisbane looks a little different today than it did in 1867! 🏥 #rbwh ... See MoreSee Less

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Thanks for sharing the historical context. Much has changed, that's for sure. 🙁 We now have to tackle the problem of land abuse caused majorly by animal farming and move rapidly toward plantbased agriculture. I hope you will help join the fight against environmental and moral desecration.

Diane Finnigan. Rina Townsend 😂 less traffic I suppose

Nathanael Sheehan

Luke Kenderick

Bert Knottenbeld

Angela Brown

Lisa

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