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News & events

News

Games-based Hearoes app sounds good

2 August 2019|

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.

Upgraded facility improves care for cystic fibrosis patients

1 August 2019|

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.

Gregg’s a sustainability champion

3 July 2019|

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.

Events

Redcliffe Hospital Research Symposium

Date: 19 September 2019
Venue: Education Centre, Redcliffe Hospital

The 2019 Redcliffe Hospital Research Symposium will include local research presentations, display of research and quality improvement posters from the current and previous year.

Staff Excellence Awards 2019

Date: 23 October 2019
Time: TBA
Venue: TBA

Nominations are now open! The Metro North Staff Excellence Awards recognise staff excellence and achievements. They celebrate staff who make a significant contribution and demonstrate a strong commitment to our values.

  • Infective Endocarditis Symposium

Infective Endocarditis Symposium

Date: 26 October 2019
Time: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Venue: The Prince Charles Hospital

The Inaugural Infective Endocarditis Symposium in Brisbane, will unite national and international experts in Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Infectious Diseases, Pharmacology and Medical Imaging.

Media enquiries

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Email: metronorthnews@health.qld.gov.au

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1 day ago

Our valued #volunteers at #Redcliffe Hospital always put in an award-winning performance and this year they’ve been recognised with the People Focus Award the hospital’s excellence awards. Well done! ... See MoreSee Less

Our valued #volunteers at #Redcliffe Hospital always put in an award-winning performance  and this year they’ve been recognised with the People Focus Award the hospital’s excellence awards. Well done!

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Well done to all of our hard working Volunteers. We really appreciate your dedication, friendly smiles and assistance. Leanne Outpatients

Great leadership Susan law ❤️

Awesome people..we are so lucky to have you!

Thoroughly deserved ... a great team 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

Such a wonderful group! The never fail to bring a smile. Thanks for all you do 😍

Thank you Ladies, excellent job

WOW Redcliffe you’re getting a lot of awards!

Excellent work you all do

Great work and congratulations 👏👏👏

Congratulations lovely to see your smiles welcoming everyone each morning. Great way to start the day.

Fantastic

Couldn't do without them!

Beautiful people 😍

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3 days ago

We’ve served up something special for our Food Services team at #Redcliffe Hospital – this year’s Values in Action Award, as part of the hospital’s Staff Excellence Awards. Great work, team! #valuesinaction #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

We’ve served up something special for our Food Services team at #Redcliffe Hospital –  this year’s Values in Action Award, as part of the hospital’s Staff Excellence Awards. Great work, team! #valuesinaction #worksomewhereawesome

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Great job food services

🌟🌟So well deserved and what a great bunch of people caring for patients 🌟🌟

Congratulations Recognising an incredible team!

They say an army runs on its stomach... These wonderful folk make sure everyone faces their battles with one filled with good nutrition! Congratulations- well deserved team!

Congratulations Redcliffe Food Services. Great team effort. You do a wonderful job. 👍🏻 🥇 🥘

Thanks for all the nice food whilst visiting there,cheers to all

Well done Brooke, Pam and team. Well deserved!

Great work guys ☺

Congratulations Brooke and Pam and your team ⭐️⭐️

Congratulations Food Services, great team effort

Awesome job to the Redcliffe food service officers 👍

Nicest people, well deserved!

Oh how good is this ! Fantastic teamwork That goes straight to the pool room. Awsome job !

awesome .. congratulations to a great team effort 👏👏

Naw great job guys! ❤️ congratulations

Well that’s really cool. Well done to u & the team 😃

A very deserving winner

Very hardworking team .......congratulations 💐.......

💟Oh great team💟And for supplying our Pink cup cakes each year for Donatelife week 💟

Well done!

Well done Redcliffe!!

Good on u lovely food services team ❤️❤️❤️❤️

Well done!!

Congratulations to you all

Congratulations Team! 🎉

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1 week ago

A free BBQ lunch with colleagues can be just what the doctor ordered! Great opportunity to say thanks to our #Redcliffe Hospital team. #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

A free BBQ lunch with colleagues can be just what the doctor ordered! Great opportunity to say thanks to our #Redcliffe Hospital team. #worksomewhereawesome

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Thanks to all staff who helped at the BBQ it was enjoyed by all🙏

Wonderful, taking care of your team!

great crew lots of love

Yummy 😋 Great treat for everyone

Great 👍 work cooking ROD on the bbq

Some nice faces there

Oohhh! A team right there!!

Love your work Monique Camenzuli!!! 🤣

Di has taken your place now! You’re done ✅

Rob Nicholson 🙄 of course your at the BBQ 😂

Nice shot Di Smout

Nice one Monique Camenzuli 💕

Where are you Rachel Hamilton? 😂

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2 weeks ago

Our amazing #Redcliffe ICU clinicians and crew work around the clock every day to help save the lives of our sickest patients. Great work – congratulations on being Team of the Month! #healthcareheroes #thankyouICU ... See MoreSee Less

Our amazing #Redcliffe ICU clinicians and crew work around the clock every day to help save the lives of our sickest patients. Great work – congratulations on being Team of the Month!  #healthcareheroes #thankyouICU

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A great unit and team supporting our community

Well done everyone, what an amazing team .

Awww nice photo guys. Legends!!

Well done everyone!

Well done Redcliffe ICU and thank you for all you do for the patients of MNHHS 🌟🌟

Great work guys!!! 💛

What a great crew 🥰

Congrats

Congratulations and well done to you all !

Such a wonderful team!! Well done Redcliffe ICU staff!! #proudtobeEDNMS “Life is short, work somewhere awesome!!”

Love this, well done team

Well done everyone !!especially you Maddie 💜💜👍👍👍👍

Well done guys 👏👏👏

Yay team!

Well done

Go Maddie. 🥇

🙏👍👌

The dream team 💙💕

Oh now we do team photos... I see how it is Josie Supple

Emma Thomas must've been taken while you were in Europe! 😆

Laura Amy 😘😘😘😘😘😘😘😘

Josie snaps for you.

Keryn Matthews you hiding?

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2 weeks ago

For nearly 20 years Dr Bruce Stafford has been caring for palliative patients with respect and kindness. Now he's retiring from #Redcliffe Hospital with our gratitude and thanks. ... See MoreSee Less

For nearly 20 years Dr Bruce Stafford has been caring for palliative patients with respect and kindness. Now hes retiring from #Redcliffe Hospital with our gratitude and thanks.

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Congratulations DrStafford always enjoyed working with you when on the chemo day unit. Your care and compassion to all your patients that you cared for over the years will be missed. Welcome to the retirement group and a well deserved rest. .

Happy Retirement Dr Stafford. You were marvellous with the care you gave to my darling husband & helped make it possible for him to spend his last weeks at home with his family. You have my undying gratitude. Thank you & best wishes.

Happy Retirement Dr Stafford, has been a true privilege to work with you and the amazing team you have created x

Congratulations and all the best for a happy retirement Bruce. It was a such a pleasure and privilege to work with you and learn palliative care from you.

Happy Retirement Dr Bruce. Thankyou for caring for my father and my family.

Lots of familiar faces in that photo! Thanks Bruce for your support and guidance, I wish you all the best.

Congratulations Dr Stafford ! I’ve enjoyed working with you over the years .

Happy Retirement Bruce you will be missed SO much and thank you for your endless years of service and devotion to Palliative Care

Thanks Doctor Stafford for your teaching, and for introducing me to the best specialty! Enjoy retirement!

Wishing you all the best a true gentleman and a wonderful Doctor 🙏

Such a privilege to have worked with you over the past 12 years. Happy retirement 😊

Well done, Bruce. Enjoy your retirement.🏝

Congratulations Bruce! Lovely working with you over the years.

20 years on I’ve never seen or met you. But Happy Retirement Dr Stafford. Will miss getting your Clinic charts to you from Medical Records 😳 Take care Dr 💙

You will be missed Bruce! Thanks for being such an awesome colleague! All the best!

Enjoy your well earned retirement Bruce

Enjoy the well earned rest Dr Stafford.

Happy retirement Dr. Stafford. You taught me so much when I worked with you.

Happy retirement Dr Stafford!! Thank you for all your pearls of wisdom 🙂

Enjoy retirement job well done for many years

Best wishes for your retirement!

Happy days Bruce

Thank you great job

Happy Retirement Bruce Stafford it was a pleasure working with many years ago...

Happy Retirement Dr Bruce 👏

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2 weeks ago

Great to have the Redcliffe Breakfast Club join us for our Oral Health team’s Dental Health Week campaign with a healthy breakfast for the Homeless Reconnect group. #RedcliffeBreakfastClub #brushtwicedaily #lesssugar ... See MoreSee Less

Great to have the Redcliffe Breakfast Club join us for our Oral Health team’s Dental Health Week campaign with a healthy breakfast for the Homeless Reconnect group. #RedcliffeBreakfastClub #brushtwicedaily #lesssugar

2 weeks ago

Best wishes to our latest class of fantastic QUT (Queensland University of Technology) #nursing students who are finishing their final clinical placement at #Redcliffe Hospital before graduation. trainingthenextgeneration #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

Best wishes to our latest class of fantastic QUT (Queensland University of Technology)  #nursing students who are finishing their final clinical placement at #Redcliffe Hospital before graduation. trainingthenextgeneration #worksomewhereawesome

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I have one and a half weeks until I start my final placement in Ed at Redcliffe super excited 🙂

Lovely photos.😍

So proud of you Donna. Well done. 👏😍

Looking good Bec!

Congratulations Donna Scott xoxo

Well done Donna Scott

Go Bec!!

Go Sukhi !!

So proud of you Donna Scott

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3 weeks ago

This is impressive! More than 200 people and a combined 3,500 years of service to patients and Queensland Health was recognised at #Redcliffe Hospital’s Length of Service Awards. Congratulations and thank you! #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

This is impressive! More than 200 people and a combined 3,500 years of service to patients and Queensland Health was recognised at #Redcliffe Hospital’s Length of Service Awards. Congratulations and thank you! #worksomewhereawesome

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Fabulous..congrats to all.

Congratulations all of you. There are some truly amazing people in that group!

Olive Clan congratulations. Time to celebrate

Congrats Olive Clan. Well done and nice picture of the team 👏 👏 👏

Congratulations - truly a wonderful place to work

Congratulations and best wishes Dean and Valerie Knaggs Redcliffe

Congratulations, well done to you all.

Congrats Darren Apps🎉🎉

Darren Apps congrats mate 🙂

Well done Olive Clan 👏👏👏👏

Olive Clan congratulations

Yay Barbara Williams !!! Congratulations

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3 weeks ago

Amanda and her dynamic team are looking for a Nurse Practitioner in #Cardiology to join The Home Connect Service at #Redcliffe Hospital. To learn more about this terrific career opportunity, click on the link in the comments below. #WorkforusWednesday #worksomewhereawesome #nursepractitioner ... See MoreSee Less

Amanda and her dynamic team are looking for a Nurse Practitioner in #Cardiology to join The Home Connect Service at #Redcliffe Hospital. To learn more about this terrific career opportunity, click on the link in the comments below. #WorkforusWednesday #worksomewhereawesome #nursepractitioner

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We are looking forward to welcoming a new member to the dream team!!! Donna and Pauline are great fun to work with and provide amazing support and exceptional care to our patients 😊

and they are an amazing team. They would be wonderful to work with!

What a great opportunity in an amazing team #worksomewhereawesome

An awesome team👏👏

What a great team

What a team!

Looking good my friend 👋👋👋👋💖

Great pic Amanda

Is there a link to apply

Carla Trevascus You would be brilliant!

Carla Trevascus

Carla Trevascus

Haunnah Rheault

Aine Coutinho

Carla Trevascus

Michelle Patterson

You’re a ⭐️ Donna Jones 🥰

Abbey Eldridge😜😜

Great pic Donna Jones 😊😊

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4 weeks ago

Our clever team at #Redcliffe Hospital have found a new way to improve patient care and coordination while expanding the horizons of careers in #nursing – the ED and ICU are now swapping Registered Nurses on six-month long secondments. Great initiative! #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

Our clever team at #Redcliffe Hospital have found a new way to improve patient care and coordination while expanding the horizons of careers in #nursing – the ED and ICU are now swapping Registered Nurses on six-month long secondments.  Great initiative! #worksomewhereawesome

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This is brilliant! Such a great learning opportunity! Should be offered in all qld health facilities.

WONDERFUL PLAN. both teams will benefit enormously. (and yay to their incredible leaders for facilitating it!)

Woohoo we are lucky! 🙏🏽❤️ two amazing nurses!

Should be more of this ...moving staff on secondments etc. to broaden their knowledge and experience, and gain an appreciation of how other areas operate. Well done Redcliffe. 😊😊

What a fantastic idea😊😊

What a fantastic idea!

Great idea 💡 fantastic learning opportunity

Dean and I have many good reasons to congratulate Redcliffe Hospital they have looked after my husband at least 4 times and myself once, forever grateful Val and Dean

We used to do this at RBH. Was fantastic

Fantastic opportunity for motivated nurses! Go Tori

Brilliant initiative

This is great!

Super-skilled Nurses!

The reason I am still alive , thank you to both areas of expertise

Great idea

Awesome idea!!!

Great Gary Von Dohren what an opportunity congrats

Well done Gary !!

Well done Gary Von Dohren. What an amazing initiative! 👍👏

Great idea.

Great idea

Yay team!

Looking great Gary. Hope all is going well at Redcliffe.

🤗🤗

Hey GVD long time no see 👋

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