Monthly Archives: May 2016

Day to honour our nurses

International Nurses Day at CGHS was celebrated in style with everything from a quiz to a bandage rolling competition.  The day started with a breakfast prepared by Food Services for nurses working on the day at Sale while the executive … Continue reading

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Standard 4 – Medication Safety

In preparation for Accreditation against the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) National Standards in September, CGHS has appointed “Leads” to drive each standard. The Leads are focusing on one of the 10 Standards each month. This issue it … Continue reading

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Sorry Day ceremonies

 Central Gippsland Health Services held Flag Raising Ceremonies at the Loch Sport Community Health Centre and Maffra Hospital last week to mark National Sorry Day.  A key strategic goal for CGHS is to enhance the health and wellbeing of our … Continue reading

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Milestone achievement

 A   A milestone was reached recently when Central Gippsland Health Service successfully reached Recognition Point 1 of the Achievement Program. CGHS is committed to supporting the health and wellbeing of its staff and participation in the program  has provided … Continue reading

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Partnering with consumers

Pictured are all the entries in poster competition run as part of Standard Two – Partnering with Consumers – in April. They are clockwise from top left: Women’s and Children’s; Palliative Care; Medical Ward; Care Coordination; Diabetes; Dialysis; and Learning … Continue reading

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New cots

Fundraising efforts by the CGHS Annual Bike Relay Committee has resulted in the purchase of 10 newborn cots for babies born for Sale Hospital.  One of the driving forces on this committee is Shirley Mowat and the arrival of the … Continue reading

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Dream Team

The CGHS “Dream Team” embraced Active April, doing everything from golf to gardening for at least half an hour each day. Members of the CGHS Physical Activity Working Group registered for the statewide strategy to encourage Victorians to commit to … Continue reading

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