Monthly Archives: November 2015

Voices ring out

“The Voice of Gippsland” contestants raised the roof of the Sporting Legends in Sale while raising almost $10,000 for the Central Gippsland Health Service Oncology Redevelopment Project. More than 200 people attended the event with 12 contestants competing for the … Continue reading

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Danielle wins raffle

The CGHS Bike Relay raffle was won by Danielle Polgar from the Emergency Department. Danielle won a bike from Wayne Alexander Cycles of Maffra. Second prize went to Scott McDonald of Maffra ($100 voucher from Push n Pedal) and third … Continue reading

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Pump for Pete

CGHS porter Pete Stewart has spent the last five weeks at the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne but hopes to return home soon. According to ED nurse and instigator of the ‘Pump for Pete’ campaign, Rosalie Walker, when she visited him … Continue reading

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Praise for walking

The new Stretton Park walking group has won praise from a Commonwealth Aged Care Standards team. The team made an “unannounced visit” to the facility as part of the assessment of aged care standards. Following the visit, the team highlighted … Continue reading

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Show success

Some more photos of Wilson Lodge residents who received prizes at the recent Sale Show.

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Suicide workshop

The next ASIST Suicide Prevention Workshop to learn life-saving suicide prevention skills will be held at CGHS on December 17 and 18. The ASIST workshop is open to everyone 16 years or older and is widely used by both professionals … Continue reading

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Forum outline

The CGHS Learning Services staff had direct involvement with a number initiatives discussed at the Health Workforce Network (HWN) Forum in Traralgon. The HWN is the new name for the Clinical Training Network. CGHS manager- Learning Services Sue Askew and … Continue reading

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