Architect appointed for Mullewa and Dongara

The local communities surrounding Mullewa and Dongara are one step closer to receiving fit-for-purpose health centres with the appointment of award-winning architectural firm Iredale Pederson Hook. WA Country Health Service...[more]


Carnarvon's new renal dialysis unit a life-saver for local patients

Renal patients who live in Carnarvon and surrounding areas are now benefitting from Carnarvon’s first purpose-built dialysis unit.  The four-chair haemodialysis unit became operational in April, with four Carnarvon residents...[more]


Councillors tour Karratha Health Campus

The City of Karratha’s mayor, local councillors and key staff were recently given a tour of the new Karratha Health Campus and saw first-hand the significant progress being made. Building a world class hospital is no easy task...[more]


Telehealth changing the face of medical care for the isolated

The number of people in country WA using telehealth for medical care has trebled in the past four years, and patients’ lives are being saved and radically transformed as a result. But WA Country Health Service (WACHS) Chief...[more]


Margaret sees telehealth changing lives

Geraldton resident Margaret Pike has seen first-hand how health problems affect country people. And she has seen how the increasing use of telehealth services is taking the trauma of travel out of their recovery. Margaret used...[more]


Telehealth saves Bill money, miles - and marriage

Bill Flavel jokes that telehealth might be keeping his marriage together. “I have advanced MS and I’m legally blind so I meet with three Perth specialists – which means a lot of drama for my wife with driving to the city,” the...[more]


Building a solid foundation for Pingelly Health Centre

The $8.8 million Pingelly Health Centre is becoming a reality as builders BGC Constructions lay the concrete slab for the innovative new centre that will replace Pingelly Hospital. WA Country Health Service Wheatbelt Regional...[more]

Displaying results 1 to 7 out of 9
<< First < Previous 1-7 8-9 Next > Last >>