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04.09.2018

Training and partnership saving lives from stroke

South West stroke survivors have been saved from complications thanks, in part, to a partnership between ambulance officers and local hospitals. St John Ambulance (SJA) officers in the South West have been trained to recognise...[more]


04.09.2018

Partnership improves after-stroke care in Wheatbelt

People in the Wheatbelt are set to receive improved support after suffering a stroke thanks to an integrated service run between the WA Country Health Service (WACHS) and the Neurological Council of WA (NCWA). WACHS Wheatbelt...[more]


04.09.2018

Rehabilitation using telehealth helps get local stroke patient walking again

Geraldton woman Janet Cozens had a stroke in June and thanks to telehealth technology, was able to undergo her rehabilitation locally rather than being transferred to Perth. Using telehealth, Ms Cozens’ local rehabilitation team...[more]


04.09.2018

Care closer to home thanks to donation

The Busselton Hospital Auxiliary has continued its generous history of donating by providing the local health campus with a new high flow nasal oxygen machine. Useful for palliative patients and those living with chronic lung...[more]


28.08.2018

Local students brighten Collie paediatric ward

The paediatric ward of Collie Hospital is now home to a large child-friendly mural thanks to a group of Year 8 students at Collie Senior High School. Funded by Collie Community Bank, a branch of Bendigo Bank, the initiative saw...[more]


15.08.2018

Trainee 'pilot' gives thumbs up to successful helipad test

It was a milestone day at Karratha Health Campus on Saturday as the first helicopter landing was witnessed. The CHC ‘air ambulance’ AW189 helicopter did a number of landings and take offs to ensure the 1600m² helipad is safe and...[more]


10.08.2018

Artists canvassed for special tour

A number of artists were given a special tour of the new campus recently to see their artwork in situ. The interior and exterior walls have been transformed thanks to 54 specially purchased pieces which were carefully selected...[more]


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