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Measles alert for Brisbane

7 January 2019|

Metro North Public Health Unit has issued a measles alert after a male passenger travelled on an international flight to Brisbane while unknowingly infectious.

Deadly Start Education2Employment program

29 November 2018|

Metro North Hospital and Health Service is committed to Closing the Gap. Our Deadly Start Education2Employment program is giving school students a head start in healthcare by training up Indigenous nurses, allied health and dental professionals of the future.

Prestigious award for Ian Coombes

29 November 2018|

Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Director of Pharmacy Associate Professor Ian Coombes was awarded the prestigious Fred J Boyd Award at Medicines Management 2018, the 44th SHPA National Conference.

A Deadly Start for Health

28 November 2018|

Hospitals and schools across Brisbane have teamed up to boost the number of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students taking up careers in health.

Metro North Family Fiesta

21 November 2018|

It was a fabulous day at the inaugural Metro North Family Fiesta, with more than 800 staff, family and friends attending.

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So proud to welcome our Deadly Start #education2employment school-based trainees! Cecelia got the royal treatment at #RBWH featuring on a TV segment for ABC News, while starting her health career in women’s and newborns services. Over at #TPCH our trainee Allied Health Assistants and AINs got together for a group photo to mark their first day on the job.  #ClosingtheGap

22 January 2019

So proud to welcome our Deadly Start #education2employment school-based trainees! Cecelia got the royal treatment at #RBWH featuring on a TV segment for ABC News, while starting her health career in women’s and newborns services. Over at #TPCH our trainee Allied Health Assistants and AINs got together for a group photo to mark their first day on the job. #ClosingtheGap ... See MoreSee Less

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Such a great program !!! 😊

#proudtobeEDNMS

Such a great achievement

Best wishes to all our recruits at TPCH hope to see you around the hospital "Deadly Whanau"

22 January 2019

We are currently experiencing some phone issues at #RBWH. Please be patient as calls to the Switchboard (main number) may take longer than usual to get through.
We’re working on the problem, but if you have a direct number for the service you’re trying to reach, please use that. If you are calling about an emergency situation, please call 000.
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Clinical Equipment Loan Service

21 January 2019

Clinical Equipment Loan Service
Need a lift? Brooke and Emma from Clinical Equipment Loan Service everything from hoists and pumps to specialised chairs and inflatable mattresses right across #RBWH.
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Our proud military contribution continues with #RBWH Doctors Holley and Williams handing over the role of Senior Medical Officer during service overseas.

18 January 2019

Our proud military contribution continues with #RBWH Doctors Holley and Williams handing over the role of Senior Medical Officer during service overseas. ... See MoreSee Less

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Dr Julian is an absolute legend in the eyes of the security department. He has always been there for us when times are tough and sometimes very dangerous situations.. Respect👍....

Love this legend aye! Chris White Blake Wilkinson Cameron Lee Denman Gav Pipboy

Proud to work with them ....

Great Service Job Well Done

Way to go Julian. Proud to call you my ex boss!

Wendy Chapple

2 Awesome Doctors!! 2 awesome people!! Proud to have been a part of both of their teams 👌

I think your kit might may weigh more than you Dr Williams. Great photo and thank you.

Dr Williams #absolutelegend

Awesome

Tim Crane

Why is one got a pistol on leg holster as Officer carry it . But both have Styer Mags in there chest rig but no Styer to be seen? Do they have someone else’s chest rigs for the Pix?

Jaimi Greenslade Diann Hawkins

Awesome pic

Andrew Walker

Go team

Great photo!

Well done guys

Great photo you two are looking good.

The cash IZ

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Check out this line up! It’s Caitlin, Stefanie, Lemar, Grace, Jasmine, Chris and Kellie who’ve landed a pharmacy internship at #RBWH this year. Great to have you with us. If you see them around the hospital, say hello!

15 January 2019

Check out this line up! It’s Caitlin, Stefanie, Lemar, Grace, Jasmine, Chris and Kellie who’ve landed a pharmacy internship at #RBWH this year. Great to have you with us. If you see them around the hospital, say hello! ... See MoreSee Less

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Miss double degree well done Kellie Hill

Welcome to the team!

Congrats Kel I wish you all the best . xx

Welcome!

Welcome

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A Royal welcome to our #RBWH junior doctors who joined us for their traditional ‘first day on the job’ photo. Don’t forget to tag yourself! #trainingthenextgeneration

14 January 2019

A Royal welcome to our #RBWH junior doctors who joined us for their traditional ‘first day on the job’ photo. Don’t forget to tag yourself! #trainingthenextgeneration ... See MoreSee Less

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All the best to you all! Enjoy your new lifestyle!😁

Welcome and enjoy!!!

Amelia Bai

Metro North Hospital and Health Service

17 November 2018

We're celebrating World Prematurity Day here at the Queensland Milk Bank! We had some very special visitors to #RBWH to mark the occasion 💜

Metro North Hospital and Health Service
Tiny miracles happen every day in the #RBWH Grantley Stable Neonatal Unit. This World Prematurity Day, we shine a light on premature birth which affects millions of mums and bubs around the world. 💜👶🍼
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Is this the most peaceful bub youve ever seen? 😍 Parry and her gorgeous Isaac had a special moment together today at #RBWH. Parry is donating her extra milk to other precious premmies in need - way to go Mum! 💕

12 November 2018

Is this the most peaceful bub you've ever seen? 😍 Parry and her gorgeous Isaac had a special moment together today at #RBWH. Parry is donating her extra milk to other precious premmies in need - way to go Mum! 💕 ... See MoreSee Less

It was a first time retrieval for one of our own! ✈️ Li-An, Rebecca and Brittany from our #NeoRESQ team jumped on board a LifeFlight jet to help save a little life. NeoRESQ travel across Qld to bring sick and premature babies back to #RBWH for world-class care ❤

2 November 2018

It was a first time retrieval for one of our own! ✈️ Li-An, Rebecca and Brittany from our #NeoRESQ team jumped on board a LifeFlight jet to help save a little life. NeoRESQ travel across Qld to bring sick and premature babies back to #RBWH for world-class care ❤ ... See MoreSee Less

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Amazing ladies!!! Brittany cared for my little premmie - she’s just beautiful 😍 thank you 🙏🏼

Well done team Neo Rescue !💜🌟💖

Awsome job I just my premmie home after 72 days

Awesome job 👍

Amazing!

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Thats the look we love! Beautiful baby Sullivan has been at #RBWH for almost 12 weeks now after being born at just 1034 grams🐣His amazing mum Eloise has been donating her extra milk to help other little bubs - we think thats pretty special 💜

24 October 2018

That's the look we love! Beautiful baby Sullivan has been at #RBWH for almost 12 weeks now after being born at just 1034 grams🐣His amazing mum Eloise has been donating her extra milk to help other little bubs - we think that's pretty special 💜 ... See MoreSee Less

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Oh yeah!!💖

Gorgeous photo Eloise & Sullivan😍 You are doing an amazing job & helping so many others-thank you. Hope you get to take your beautiful boy home soon💙💙

Gorgeous Eloise!

❤ That's so lovely, what a gorgeous picture. How come Milk Bank never seems to share stories of mums who donate/d but didn't get to bring their little cherubs home? I think that those mums are bloody awesome and pretty special too!

Well done Eloise! On top of everything else you are coping with, you are helping so many other bubs and families! Beautiful photo of you and baby Sully. Hope he is able to come home very soon x

Beautiful

Amazing job Eloise ! You are doing a terrific job 😍

OMG the thought of it makes me melt & brings me to tears, well done Eloise , amazing xxx

Amazing!

Great gifting Eloise ♥️♥️♥️

Beautiful photo of Eloise and Sullivan, yes that is a great thing to do with the milk bank, helps lots of other little babies. 🌺

What a divine moment captured here. Elouise, thank you for the amazing gift you are giving to those families. Pumping for others whilst caring for your own baby is incredibly selfless.

Beautiful

Beautiful moment of mother and baby hugs and kisses the Watson’s

Nawwwe getting so big now Sully!!! What a beautiful pic🤩

So beautiful 😍

What a beautiful photo xxxx

Beautiful photo! That is amazing Eloise and would be greatly appreciated by the other mums. What an awesome effort 💕

Well done Eloise you are amazing. Can’t wait to meet little Sully.

Champion!

What beautiful gazes of love between these two xx Warm congrats Eloise and family. What a beautiful gift you are making too. Wishing you a lifetime of love and good health together.

Two very special people and a very supportive daddy, one day soon guys your happiness will be together forever xxx

Well done gorgeous mumma x

Look at that chub starting to form 😍 what a beautiful picture <3

Amazing and inspirational 👶🏻❤️

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