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Broome doctor recognised for commitment to educating others

Broome ED district medical officer Dr David Forster has been honoured for his commitment to mentoring and teaching junior doctors. David was named Western Australian Clinical Educator of the Year 2019 by the Postgraduate Medical...[more]


Command Centre: the latest innovation in country healthcare

The WA Country Health Service (WACHS) Command Centre is the latest innovation in country healthcare, bringing together new and existing emergency and specialty services in a 24/7 ‘virtual’ clinical hub to support regional doctors...[more]


Ross’s creative approach to recovery through art

An exhibition of art that was shown at the Bunbury Regional Art Gallery is one the WA Country Health Service (WACHS) South West Mental Health team is proud of. The ‘Mental Health Week Art Exhibition’ has been coordinated by Ross...[more]


New TeleChemotherapy service brings treatment closer to home for country patients

Karratha Health Campus is the first site in Western Australia to launch a TeleChemotherapy service, enabling some Pilbara cancer patients who are receiving low risk treatments to have their treatment closer to home with support...[more]


Baby boom for Bunbury midwives

A record number of midwives will soon be swapping roles as part of a baby boom at Bunbury Health Campus. Clinical Midwifery Manager at the hospital, Katrina Jones said there are presently 10 pregnant midwives on staff in the...[more]


Another HEAL grad kicking health goals

Williams resident Marilyn Welch is brimming with pride and confidence after becoming another successful graduate of WA Country Health Service’s HEAL (Healthy Eating Activity and Lifestyle) program run by the Southern Wheatbelt...[more]


How to save lives this snake season

Snake season has arrived and according to the WA Country Health Service’s Dr Andrew Jamieson, the organisation is more prepared than ever. “Potentially deadly snakebites are a reality for those of us who live and work in rural...[more]

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