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Open day for $170m Albany Health Campus

The new $170million Albany Health Campus will be officially opened on Friday May 3, with a community open day to follow official proceedings.  To view the full media statement visit the Minister's website.[more]


Flu vaccine reminder ahead of the season

WA Country Health Service – Great Southern’s Public Health Physician, Dr Naru Pal is encouraging people living in the GS to get a flu (Influenza) shot before the season begins. A total of five confirmed cases of flu have been...[more]


Quick action by Kalgoorlie Hospital staff ensures baby Blake arrives safely

An antenatal appointment  this week turned out to be much more than a routine check on her pregnancy for Kristie Bowling. Kristie was concerned that her baby seemed not to be moving as much as it should and Electronic Fetal...[more]


Pilbara physio wins statewide health award

A physiotherapist who travelled to the Pilbara for six months and is still there after 33 years has won one of WA’s most prestigious health awards. Carol Simpkins, a senior physiotherapist with WA Country Health Service’s...[more]


Art breathes life into new Kalgoorlie Health Campus

An innovative art project has given local artists the opportunity to showcase their work in the $55.8 million Kalgoorlie Health Campus redevelopment. Seven artists were commissioned to create paintings around the brief of...[more]


Patients benefit from Karratha hospital upgrades

Simple but effective improvements to the Emergency Department (ED) in Karratha’s Nickol Bay Hospital are reaping rewards for patients. The $700,000-plus redesign, based in initiatives that came from staff themselves, was funded...[more]


Aboriginal doctor inspires others

A WA Country Health Service GP has taken her passion for Aboriginal health to the airwaves in the hope of inspiring others to work in the health sector. Dr Sarah McEwan features in 'Health Heroes', a three-part documentary that...[more]

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