Media Releases

Health Care Conference focus on diagnosis issues

The theme of the 2018 conference is ‘Improving Health – Everybody’s Business, Everyone’s Responsibility’ and features a wide range of health care topics including pain management, My Health Record, dementia and domestic violence.

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Northern NSW nurses named as finalists in NSW Nursing Awards

Two senior nurses from Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWLHD) are among the finalists in this year’s Excellence in Nursing and Midwifery Awards. Held annually since 2013, the awards recognise the contribution and dedication of the 52,000 nurses and midwives working across the state in the NSW public health system.

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Uni backing boosts medical education

A funding grant from University of Wollongong has provided hospital staff and medical students in the Clarence Valley with new equipment, resources and educational support infrastructure.

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Murwillumbah Renal Unit officially open

atients who rely on life-saving kidney dialysis can now receive treatment on their doorstep, with the opening of a new satellite renal unit at Murwillumbah District Hospital. Member for Lismore, Thomas George, officially opened the $1.1 million unit last week, which will cater to residents across the Tweed Valley. Murwillumbah District Hospital will remain open after the […]

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