News & events 2018-02-27T01:41:52+00:00

News & events

News

Metro North commits to Closing the Health Gap

21 March 2019|

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.

TPCH researchers turning the tide on lung cancer

1 March 2019|

A team of researchers at The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) are turning the tide on the world’s deadliest cancer, after bringing an international CT screening trial to Australia to detect lung abnormalities, before it’s too late.

Celebrating 21 years of breast screening at Chermside

23 January 2019|

21 years young! Our staff at BreastScreen Queensland Brisbane Northside Service at Chermside took time out to celebrate this important milestone which has seen 324,000 women screened through the Chermside service since it opened its doors in 1997.

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.

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Events

Queensland Health Spirometry Training Program

The Spirometry training program provides clinicians with the skills, knowledge and specific competencies required to perform spirometry to international standards and Queensland Health guidelines.

#NextCare Health Conference

Date: 30 and 31 May 2019
Venue: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Transform your career alongside Australasia’s current and future health leaders

Aged Care Conference

Date: 7-8 August 2019
Venue: Education Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Herston

Hosted by Metro North Hospital and Health Service this conference is attended by delegates from across Queensland to look at the many topics concerning aged care.

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5 days ago

Great to welcome Turrbal Elder Aunty Maroochy Barambah and the Yerongpan Aboriginal Dance group to the Lighthouse Project's special cultural celebration at #TPCH. ... See MoreSee Less

Great to welcome Turrbal Elder Aunty Maroochy Barambah and the Yerongpan Aboriginal Dance group to  the Lighthouse Projects special cultural celebration at #TPCH.

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Such a fantastic gathering ❤️💛🖤building a community within a health community... the way forward🙌go TPCH..

Thank you for this. Wonderful to appreciate the cultural diversity 🙂

5 days ago

Keen to progress your career at one of Australia's leading hospitals? #TPCH is looking for RMOs to join our team of talented professionals, working across a range of medical and surgical specialties. Apply now at: metronorth.health.qld.gov.au/qld-pch305433 #WorkforusWednesday ... See MoreSee Less

Keen to progress your career at one of Australias leading hospitals?  #TPCH is looking for RMOs to join our team of talented professionals, working across a range of medical and surgical specialties. Apply now at: https://metronorth.health.qld.gov.au/qld-pch305433 #WorkforusWednesday

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Its us! Abhishek Mohan

Awwwww u guys! 🙂

Priyanka Thakeria

So cool!

Just like real doctors 😘

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6 days ago

Check out these smiles! This happy bunch of #nurses is coming to the end of their graduate year at #TPCH. Congratulations and thanks for choosing to work for us! #worksomewhereawesome ... See MoreSee Less

Check out these smiles! This happy bunch of #nurses is coming to the end of their graduate year at #TPCH. Congratulations and thanks for choosing to work for us! #worksomewhereawesome

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Always so proud of the nurses at TPCH and the nurses and midwives who work in wonderful MNHHS. Thank you for your contribution to the lives, health and well-being of our community. “Life is short, work somewhere awesome”!!! #proudtobeEDNMS

Emma Hedger 😁

Brianne Scott stunning

So proud to meet you all again today. You have joined an amazing team at TPCH and MNHHS, thank you for choosing to start your nursing career with us.

CONGRATS

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6 days ago

How good is this! #TPCH Anaesthetic Technician Ling has received the The Valter Colledan Student of the Year Award by TAFE Queensland for her outstanding performance and academic achievements during her studies. Congrats Ling. #trainingthenextgeneration ... See MoreSee Less

How good is this! #TPCH Anaesthetic Technician Ling has received the The Valter Colledan Student of the Year Award by TAFE Queensland for her outstanding performance and academic achievements during her studies. Congrats Ling.  #trainingthenextgeneration

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So well deserved !! You’re bright & beautiful Ling!! 🤩🏆

Congratulations

Congrats 🎈

Congratulations dear Ling. I'm so very proud of you.

Well done Ling we are lucky to have you at TPCH

Love you Ling!!!!!! So proud of you!!!!

Well done congratulations

Congratulations

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