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Celebrating 40 Years Of Service
13 Sep 2018, 10:38 AM
Jennifer Waite an Enrolled Nurse with over 40 years of service has received her 40 years of service award!
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Women's Health Week 2018- Work Your Pelvic Floor Ladies!
5 Sep 2018, 4:07 PM
Regardless of if you have had 10 children or none, all women should be exercising their pelvic floor muscles to avoid issues with bladder incontinence, issues with the uterus or bowel.
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Women's Health Week 2018- Happy Hormones- Healthy You!
3 Sep 2018, 12:05 PM
Hormones are extremely important to your mental, physical and emotional wellbeing!
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Women's Health Week 2018- Your Mental Health Is Important For Your Well-Being!
3 Sep 2018, 11:45 AM
Women are known for putting others needs before their own, but when it comes to your health, it’s important to prioritise your own needs and speak up when you need support.
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Speech Pathology Week 2018
20 Aug 2018, 4:54 PM
With the beginning of Speech Pathology Week upon us, we want promote the speech pathology profession, and highlight the vital role they play within our hospitals with more than 1.1 million Australians who have a communication or swallowing disorder that impacts their daily life.
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Better Balance Program at Peninsula Private Hospital
20 Aug 2018, 2:25 PM
Peninsula Private Hospital have developed 4 x new Outpatient Programs in their Rehabilitation Unit, with one specifically focusing on Falls Prevention!
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My Health Record
2 Aug 2018, 10:46 AM
To put it simply, My Health Record, an Australian Government initiative, is online summary of you key health information which can be access and viewed securely online from any device that connects to the internet.
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Keyhole Spine Surgery Helping Gold Coast Private Patients Back On Their Feet
30 Jul 2018, 12:08 PM
A Gold Coast Private specialist is the only surgeon in the city performing keyhole surgery to treat a debilitating spine condition, halving recovery times for patients
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Australian First- Blue Light Laser at Frankston Private Hospital
26 Jul 2018, 4:39 PM
Frankston Private Hospital has once again led the way, introducing new technology to the Frankston and Peninsula community.
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Staff we want to celebrate- Hobart Hospital
19 Jul 2018, 2:17 PM
At Hobart Private Hospital, we support and encourage our staff to be passionate, committed and innovative in all aspects of their professional lives.
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Patients Given Free Access To 24 Hour Emergency Advice
19 Jul 2018, 10:20 AM
Patients of Gold Coast Private Hospital are the first in the country to be given complimentary access to a 24 hour online tele-health service providing on-demand advice from its own emergency doctors.
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New Phase 1 Cancer Trials have commenced at Frankston Private Hospital
22 May 2018, 4:23 PM
Frankston Private Hospital in conjunction with Peninsula and Southeast Oncology (PASO) and EnGenIC a biopharmaceutical company are hosting a new regime of clinical trials in 2018 targeting bowel cancers.
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Heart Fit Program Opens at Geelong Private Outpatient Rehabilitation
29 Mar 2018, 11:16 AM
Geelong Private Outpatient Rehabilitation is proud to announce the recent commissioning of the Heart Fit Program, aimed at people with Chronic Heart Failure (CHF).
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Community sneak peak into Northern Beaches Hospital
21 Mar 2018, 4:18 PM
Thousands of local residents recently toured Northern Beaches Hospital to see for themselves how the build is nearing completion.
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Peninsula Private Hospital, Training Organisation of the Year 2017
15 Mar 2018, 12:09 PM
Peninsula Private Hospital, Training Organisation of the Year 2017
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New surgery technique arrives at Geelong Private Hospital
2 Jan 2018, 2:15 PM
Geelong Private Hospital’s Dr Sam Sabary has become the first doctor in regional Australia to complete a cutting-edge surgery using robotic technology.
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The first Century is up at Frankston Private Hospital
18 Dec 2017, 10:46 AM
Frankston Private Hospital hits a milestone - performing their 100th orthopaedic joint replacement surgery.
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Focus on cardiac at Holmesglen Private Hospital
29 Nov 2017, 11:28 AM
The cardiology team at Holmesglen Private Hospital have recently expanded their service offering the latest medical technology.
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Geelong Private Hosptial undertakes 100th robotic surgery
31 Aug 2017, 2:46 PM
Since the introduction of the da Vinci Xi robot in April 2016, Geelong Private Hospital has completed 100 procedures using this state-of-the-art surgical device.
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City-first colposcopy clinic eases anxiety
31 Aug 2017, 2:42 PM
The city's first dedicated colposcopy clinic has opened at Gold Coast Private Hospital.
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Prince of Wales Private: A cut above the rest
10 Aug 2017, 3:47 PM
Technology is changing the way spinal surgeons operate. Improved imaging techniques and maller ‘hardware’ allows surgeons to minimise incisions.
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A focus on patient pathways in pathology
3 Aug 2017, 3:26 PM
As a pathologist I am closer to the requestors and patients than many of our staff. Indeed as a doctor who sees patients I can offer an immediate and personal assessment of the quality of service we offer.
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Ashford Hospital celebrates 10,000th Cardiothoracic Surgery case
11 Jul 2017, 9:06 AM
In 1991, Ashford Hospital become South Australia’s first private hospital to perform cardiac bypass surgery and undertook its 10,000th case, on 21 June 2017. After 26 years, Ashford Hospital remains at the forefront of cardiac care.
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Prince of Wales Private and CPR Kids offer ‘knowledge for life’ classes
7 Jul 2017, 2:34 PM
A recent obstetrics survey carried out at Prince of Wales Private Hospital highlighted a huge demand for Infant CPR and Illness response education amongst maternity patients at both pre and post-delivery
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Full circle healthcare at John Fawkner Private Hospital
27 Jun 2017, 2:25 PM
For Patrick Taverna walking back onto the grounds of John Fawkner Private Hospital earlier this year as the Site Manager of the hospital’s redevelopment project, was a true sliding doors moment.
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First for Western Sydney: World’s smallest pacemaker sets heart pacing at Norwest
21 Jun 2017, 11:57 AM
The first person in Western Sydney to receive the world’s smallest pacemaker was a patient at Norwest Private Hospital
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National Private Hospital is all heart
8 Jun 2017, 2:56 PM
National Capital Private Hospital is continuing its commitment to providing high quality healthcare to the Australian Capital Territory and greater southern region
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The Geelong Clinic serving Victoria's first responders
1 Jun 2017, 11:52 AM
The hard thing is when you believe you are strong enough to deal with anything, the emotional toll of many and varied traumatic incidents over a sustained period can bring it all undone.
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Art as a symbol of art and courage for breast cancer patients
9 May 2017, 3:52 PM
Beauty and the Breast, currently exhibiting at Sydney Breast Clinic, explores breast cancer in a vivid and compelling way.
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Melbourne Private Hospital hits 100 robotic surgery milestone
9 May 2017, 1:11 PM
Since the introduction of the Mazor surgical robot in July 2016, Melbourne Private Hospital has completed 100 procedures using the state-of-the-art device.
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Geelong Private Hospital enters public-private robotic agreement
14 Mar 2017, 10:00 AM
Thanks to a new partnership between Geelong Private Hospital and Barwon Health public patients now have access to the state of the art da Vinci surgical robot.
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Mount Hospital breaks cardiac record
25 Jan 2017, 12:33 PM
For more than 30 years Mount Hospital has been providing a leading private cardiac service to the people of Western Australia
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Prince of Wales Private Hospital attends first Neurosurgical Nursing Conference in Vietnam
22 Dec 2016, 9:59 AM
The first Vietnam Neurosurgical Nursing Conference was held on 2 December 2016 in Hanoi, Vietnam.
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Ashford Hospital celebrates 25 years of Cardiothoracic Surgery
19 Dec 2016, 10:09 AM
Ashford Hospital has a dedicated cardiac operating theatre, two angiography suites and the highest level of private critical care available in South Australia.
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First patient at Northpark Emergency Department
1 Dec 2016, 3:19 PM
The ED doors are opened and the first patient has been treated.
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Healthscope forms partnership with SurgicalPerformance
30 Nov 2016, 10:15 AM
Healthscope has recently announced an exciting collaboration with independent Australian company SurgicalPerformance.
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Quality healthcare focus recognised at The Geelong Clinic
28 Nov 2016, 5:16 PM
The provision of quality healthcare has long underpinned the clinical and support services at The Geelong Clinic.
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Northpark Private Hospital Emergency Department declared open
23 Nov 2016, 11:31 AM
For residents of Melbourne’s north-east access to emergency healthcare is set to become a lot easier with the opening of Northpark Private Hospital’s Emergency Department.
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Norwest Private Hospital leads the CSSD way
21 Oct 2016, 2:22 PM
Norwest Private Hospital embarked on a $65 million investment project to increase capacity and enhance surgical facilities.
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A lesson to live by: Look Good, Feel Better
30 Aug 2016, 3:31 PM
Ringwood Private Hospital is a leading supporter of Look Good Feel Better.
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A note from Robert: The important role of our Consumer Consultants
30 Aug 2016, 2:51 PM
We don’t often get to perceive healthcare from the view of our patients and visitors. Our consumer consultants bridge this gap.
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Save lives - clean your hands.
1 Aug 2016, 10:59 AM
As part of a major effort to improve hand hygiene in healthcare worldwide, Healthscope Hospitals engages in the annual global campaign.
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Emergency Department a cut above the rest
15 Jun 2016, 12:14 PM
Gold Coast, home to one of the most advanced ED's in the country.
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First robotic surgeries undertaken at Geelong Private Hospital
15 Jun 2016, 11:07 AM
The evolution of healthcare technology has improved drastically in the past decades.
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Partnering together in the commitment to quality health
15 Jun 2016, 10:50 AM
It is often said that a great idea can come from a good conversation.
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Wantirna mum's important breast lesson to the women of the world
14 Jun 2016, 11:31 AM
Kylie Armstrong is sharing her message - know your breasts,
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Como Private has eyes on the future
20 Apr 2016, 2:04 PM
Como Private Hospital introduces the Zeiss Opmi Lumera 700 and Zeiss Callisto eye.
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