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Local doctor says know your status this World AIDS Day

The WA Country Health Service’s Dr Marisa Gilles is encouraging the Midwest community to know their status this World AIDS Day. According to Dr Gilles, in Western Australia HIV is most commonly spread through unprotected...[more]


New hearing device improves patient experience

The WA Country Health Service is rolling out new technology to support those with reduced hearing in the Great Southern. According to the organisation’s Regional Director, David Naughton, both Albany Health Campus and the Great...[more]


Northam and Narrogin hospitals infrastructure update

The WA Country Health Service is currently overseeing the biggest transformation of country hospitals and health facilities in more than a generation. This $1.5 billion building program is the most ambitious ever undertaken in...[more]


Sowing the seeds of healthy eating in remote communities

A unique partnership between the WA Country Health Service and EON Foundation is improving the health of Pilbara children in five remote Aboriginal communities. The Pilbara Healthy Eating and Lifestyles project is a finalist in...[more]


New surgical services unit the latest improvement at Katanning Health Service

Redevelopment of the Katanning Health Service continues to progress with the opening of a new surgical services unit. The WA Country Health Service’s David Naughton said the unit was the latest addition in a list of improvements...[more]


Hedland health workers take out Rotary Award

A team of health professionals based in South Hedland have been named category winner for Rural and Remote Practice at the 2018 Rotary Allied Health Team Excellence Awards. The group, made up of a nutrition coordinator,...[more]


New entry opens at Narrogin Health Service

Narrogin Health Service’s new entrance inspired by local hay bales is now open. WA Country Health Service Southern Wheatbelt Primary Health Manager Dee Hollett said the large light-filled reception and lobby–waiting area created...[more]

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