News

Channel 10 The Project visits WDHS

15-7-2013

The National TV program, The Project recently visited to report on the lack of funding for the Sustainable Farm Families program.   For those of you who are unaware the SFF program started in WDHS 2003 and has been delivered to farm men and women in every state of Australia.

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NCFH Creating Healthy & Sustainable

2-7-2013

 Life in the country is often rather romantically linked to notions of a healthier lifestyle, but research shows that the quintessential Aussie farmer, their families and communities face significantly poorer health outcomes than people living in regional towns and urban areas.

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Dr Phuong guest speaker at Penshurst's Year in Review

28-6-2013

Penshurst Year in Review special guest speaker Dr Linny Kimly Phuong

 

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2013 Murray to Moyne Cycling Relay Event

27-6-2013

After a very successful campaign in 2012, Penshurst again participated in the 2013 Murray to Moyne Cycling Relay Event.

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Another Gold Medal for WDHS

13-6-2013

 

Western District Health Service (WDHS) was presented with its ninth gold award at the Australasian Reporting Awards (ARA) Presentation Dinner last week.

 

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Students start appeal in style!

13-6-2013

Western District Health Service’s (WDHS) Annual Door Knock Appeal kicks off today and two local students have started the appeal in style.

 

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Breaking Down The Barriers - A personal journey and experience with Dementia

2-5-2013

Acting Medical Unit Manager Leanne Deutscher, Deputy Director of Nursing Bronwyn Roberts, Faye Gumley and Sub-Acute Care Coordinator Jeff Slater following Faye’s in-service education session.

 

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North Hamilton Base Hospital Ladies Auxiliary Donation

2-5-2013

Members of the North Hamilton Ladies Auxiliary, Ethel Murray, Joan Ladd , WDHS CEO Jim Fletcher, WDHS Surgical Unit Manager Rachel Porter, May McLean, Yvonne Reid, with new President Jean Ross.

Absent from the photograph are Kathie Vorwerk, Judy Barker, Julie Warburton and Maree Stubbs

 

What a difference a raffle can make.

 

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Valle Charlie Watt

2-5-2013

Western District Health Service farewelled one of its favourite sons when long-time volunteer and friend, Charlie Watt, passed away on March 14th.

 

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Video Consults Reduce Travel Times for Patients & Increase Availability of Specialists

22-4-2013

A new Telehealth Oncology clinic at Western District Health Service (WDHS) reduces the need for patients to travel long distances to appointments and increases the availability of specialists to see clients via video link up consultations.

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