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Narrogin’s ‘No more Ngamari’ ball a success in taking a fresh and fancy approach to tackling smoking

Tackling smoking with style was the idea behind staging a community ball in Narrogin last month.   Vennessa McGuire, health promotion officer with WA Country Health in the Wheatbelt, came up with the idea because she wanted to...[more]


Exercise group a ‘winner’ according to the original Wheatbelt Wheezer

An exercise group in Northam, specifically for clients with longstanding cardiac or respiratory issues, is so popular with one participant he keeps signing up for more. The cardio-respiratory exercise group was set up by the WA...[more]


WA Country Health Service secures clinical nurse through new LiveHire platform

The WA Country Health Service (WACHS) has secured its first clinical recruit using the LiveHire talent acquisition and engagement platform. Launched by Health Minister Roger Cook in June, the new-cloud based recruitment platform...[more]


Karratha Health Campus ED sees record number of patients

Karratha Health Campus has etched itself into the history books after the facility saw a record breaking 94 presentations through its emergency department in a single day. According to the WA Country Health Service’s Margi...[more]


Prevalence of trauma in country WA the focus of mental health conference

This year’s Rural and Remote Mental Health Conference hosted by the WA Country Health Service aims to improve the mental health of country Western Australians, with a particular focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...[more]


Footballing doctor kicking goals for Bunbury

Dr Aaron Bahadori, is not only a skilled resident medical officer at Bunbury Hospital but he is also a talented soccer player who capped off a recent performance at the World Medical Football Championship by taking home...[more]


Community gets hands on with artwork for new Onslow health campus

The incredible artwork at the brand new Onslow Health Campus was the talk of the town at the official opening on 31 August 2019. Minister for Health the Honourable Roger Cook MLA joined staff, patients, community members and...[more]

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