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20 Jun
Two-day rural maternity summit held in Cairns

The Maternity Summit 2019 was organised at the request of the Honourable Steven Miles MP, Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services. It was a chance to share the progress and achievements from the Statewide Maternity Service Forum 2016, and present the Rural Maternity Taskforce deliverables.

06 Jun
Advancing Kidney Care 2026 Plan launched

Queenslanders with, or at risk of developing, kidney disease will have more support and greater access to services thanks to the new statewide Advancing Kidney Care 2026 Plan launched on 6 June 2019.

28 May
Go west: perioperative training goes to Longreach

A multifaceted, multidisciplinary team training program, sponsored by Clinical Excellence Queensland, is using ‘real life’ scenarios in operating theatres to improve team communication and service

22 May
National Palliative Care Week: Terminal phase pathway

We’re continuing our focus on end-of-life care as part of National Palliative Care Week. Today we’re shining the spotlight on a Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service project Terminal phase care pathway in the Emergency Department.

21 May
National Palliative Care Week: The dying child

Approximately 3,700 Queensland families are living with a child or young person with a life-limiting condition. The emotional, physical and financial struggle for these families is immense.