Monthly Archives: February 2015

Memorable holiday

A short holiday in Lakes Entrance was an experience a group of residents from the McDonald Wing at Maffra won’t forget. Funded by the Maffra Hospital Auxiliary last year, it was the first time a small group had undertaken more … Continue reading

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New position will have positive impact

Sound prevention plans and a collaborative approach can have a positive impact on drug and alcohol treatment in Wellington Shire. This is the firm belief of the newly appointed drug and alcohol nurse with Central Gippsland Health Service, Teresa Coleman. … Continue reading

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Did you know?

Last financial year, the CGHS Linen Service, washed and distributed: 695,798 bath towels 382,399 pillow cases 306,563 sheets 164,365 blankets 58,057 gowns 35,198 nappies

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Graduate nurses welcomed

CGHS has welcomed 14 graduate nurses and midwives to its 2015 graduate program. They were recently welcomed at the “Graduate Nurse Orientation”, held over two days earlier this month. Graduates are employed throughout general and specialty areas of the health … Continue reading

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Rural nursing award

For young mothers, Di Robertson is more than a CGHS maternal and child health nurse. Her encouragement, care and support have been described by her clients as “second to none – nothing is too much trouble”. It is this service, … Continue reading

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