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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.

2019-08-02T10:46:47+10:002 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.

2019-08-01T11:27:59+10:001 August 2019|

Measles case on Brisbane’s northside

Metro North Public Health Unit has issued a measles alert following a confirmed case of the highly infectious disease on Brisbane’s northside.

2019-07-08T16:20:44+10:008 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.

2019-07-03T14:28:57+10:003 July 2019|

Metro North commits to Closing the Health Gap

Metro North Hospital and Health Service marked National Close the Gap Day today by unveiling a draft Close the Gap plan and signing a public statement of commitment to improve health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

2019-03-21T13:27:19+10:0021 March 2019|

TPCH welcomes new Executive Director

TPCH welcomes new Executive Director. Only a few weeks into the job, Michele Gardner is excited about the prospect of leading one of Queensland’s best hospitals.

2019-03-18T11:15:39+10:0018 March 2019|

Close the Gap Day Event

Date: Thursday March 21, 2019
Venue: Brighton Health Campus Auditorium.

In recognition of Close the Gap Day we invite you to a Close the Gap Day Event

2019-02-18T16:33:51+10:0018 February 2019|

Australian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference

Date: 25 – 27 November 2019.
Venue: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

14th Australasian Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Conference, to be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia, 25 – 27 November 2019.

2019-11-14T08:12:04+10:005 February 2019|