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Calvary CFO resigns, as management changes come into effect

Calvary CFO resigns, as management changes come into effect

Bill Morfis stepped down from the role two weeks ago.

  • by Andrew Brown

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Confidential Queensland hospital patient information found by passer-by

Confidential Queensland hospital patient information found by passer-by

The handwritten patient handover notes, made by Redcliffe Hospital staff, have been returned and an investigation launched.

  • by Toby Crockford
The Sydney hospital with the worst emergency department wait times
Illness

The Sydney hospital with the worst emergency department wait times

Seriously ill patients at one of Sydney’s major tertiary hospitals endure the worst treatment delays of any emergency department in NSW.

  • by Kate Aubusson
AMA calls for judicial inquiry into workplace culture of ACT Health
Healthcare

AMA calls for judicial inquiry into workplace culture of ACT Health

The peak body for doctors in the ACT cites a "litany of missteps, maladministration, bullying complaints" over the past year.

  • by Katie Burgess
Patients jabbed in the wrong places: botched, painful catheters rife
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Medicine

Patients jabbed in the wrong places: botched, painful catheters rife

It’s one of the most common medical procedures in hospitals across the world. So why are patients getting needled with painful, unmonitored catheters in places they shouldn’t be?

  • by Kate Aubusson
Where the real solutions to hospital safety lie
Opinion
Opinion

Where the real solutions to hospital safety lie

We spend little on research that could offer us invaluable insights into what a health system looks like when it’s performing at its resilient – and safest - best.

  • by Jeffrey Braithwaite
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Why consulting Dr Google first could be a good thing
Research

Why consulting Dr Google first could be a good thing

A new study has found looking up a medical problem online before heading to the emergency room is improving interactions between patients and doctors.

  • by Justine Landis Hanley
Calvary bullying allegations 'malicious', CEO says
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Canberra

Calvary bullying allegations 'malicious', CEO says

The national head of Calvary Hospital didn't want a "knee-jerk reaction" to bullying allegations, internal emails reveal.

  • by Andrew Brown
Dropping of Lady Cilento name is nothing more than bad politics
Opinion
Opinion

Dropping of Lady Cilento name is nothing more than bad politics

The Queensland Government’s plan to dump poor old Lady Cilento from the hospital that bears her name is a folly, and you shouldn’t fall for it.

  • by Madonna King
Liverpool's $740m health precinct will rival the greatest in the world
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Liverpool's $740m health precinct will rival the greatest in the world

The blockbuster precinct planned for Sydney’s south west will rival the greatest medical research institutions in the world. Now the masterminds want a private hospital too.

  • by Kate Aubusson
Push for change after 'inspiring' doctor died at Westmead Hospital
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Push for change after 'inspiring' doctor died at Westmead Hospital

Dr Malay Rana specifically attended Westmead Hospital because it specialised in treating cystic fibrosis patients. He died there two days later.

  • by Julie Power