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The partner of a man who tested positive to COVID-19 earlier this week also has the virus, after swabs were taken at the WDHS Drive Thru clinic.

Both individuals were in self-isolation together, after returning from the UK. Both have mild respiratory symptoms and remain in home isolation.

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Second COVID-19 case confirmed - WDHS drive thru


A second person presenting at the WDHS Drive-Thru Clinic has tested positive to COVID-19 and is now self isolating at home in the region

Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald said the person returned from overseas and immediately self-isolated, before becoming unwell and presenting for Drive-Thru testing on Tuesday.

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Coronavirus Update - Patient in transit region's first case of coronavirus


Patient in transit region's first case of coronavirus

Western District Health Service (WDHS) confirmed the Southern Grampians first case of coronavirus on Friday.

WDHS Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald said the COVID-19 case was detected after testing at its drive-thru clinic on Wednesday afternoon.

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Visitor Restrictions - WDHS limiting visitors to aged care and hospital facilities


Western District Health Service (WDHS) is limiting access to residential aged care and hospital facilities and clinics to reduce the spread of coronavirus.

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WDHS & CQUniversity collaboration sees nurses graduate in Hamilton


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Record tally for WDHS 'Gorilla' Appeal


The Annual Western District Health Service (WDHS) Hospital Door Knock Appeal has received overwhelming support this year, bringing in a record total of $88,455.

The record amount has been raised in just two months and surpasses previous appeal tallies by over $25,000.

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North Hamilton Base Hospital Ladies Auxiliary Farewelled After 74 Years


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Volunteers of the month - February to June 2019


Margaret Burgin (February), Fran Barber (April), Alex McErvale (May), Helen Powell (June)

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Goldie grateful for WDHS centre


WDHS clinical nurse consultant, Carmen Jacobs, and local patient, Goldie Stevens, making good use of the 7 month old Cancer and Dialysis Centre.

Hamilton Spectator Saturday 15 June 


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WDHS receive new cardiac treadmill


WDHS' Dr Andrew Bowman showing Michael Kerr, Vicki Whyte and WDHS Chief Executive, Rohan Fitzgerald, how their new cardiac treadmill works.

Hamilton Spectator, Saturday 15 June 2019

Cardiac treadmill spec

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