Monthly Archives: May 2017

Start a discussion this Palliative Care Week

It's National Palliative Care Week, and staff at Lismore Base Hospital and Richmond Specialist Palliative Care Services are encouraging the community to get talking about palliative care and end of life choices.

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Urgent Vaccination Plea

North Coast parents are being urged to immunise their children against preventable diseases after a spike in cases of the potentially deadly whooping cough disease.

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Lismore Base Hospital’s new Women’s Care Unit opens

The state-of-the-art Women's Care Unit is the first floor to open in the $180 million Stage 3B redevelopment of Lismore Base Hospital. The unit will open to the public tomorrow, 2 May, from 10am when patients in the existing Women's Care Unit will be transferred across to the new unit. Pregnant women presenting to LBH on that day after 7am will be directed to the new unit.

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