Monthly Archives: May 2017

Film of pilot program success

A film of a successful pilot program run by Learn Local organisation, Noweyung Ltd in partnership with CGHS, is available on You Tube.  It features our General Manager – Education, Quality and Risk, Sue Askew, who helped deliver the successful … Continue reading

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Memorable Mother’s Day

Stretton Park’s residents, families and friends celebrated Mother’s Day in style with live entertainment. Stuart Olsen entertained the large crowd with his signing and guitar playing, prompting lots of toe tapping and hand clapping. Organised by the auxiliary, the Mother’s … Continue reading

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World Tobacco Day in pictures

World No Tobacco Day 2017, held yesterday, highlights how tobacco threatens the development of nations worldwide. Organiser, the World Health Organisation, is calling on governments to implement strong tobacco control measures. These include banning marketing and advertising of tobacco, promoting … Continue reading

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Q&A

Question:  I was wondering why you apologise when responding to negative feedback on the Patient Opinion website.  It feels like you are not backing up CGHS staff.  Answer: Thanks for your important question. I certainly appreciate that some staff might … Continue reading

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Top surgeons linked to Gippsland

Central Gippsland Health Service will now have a direct video link to world leading experts in paediatric care thanks to Victorian-first telehealth technology at the newly opened Monash Children’s Hospital.  Minister for Health Jill Hennessy officially launched the new Monash … Continue reading

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Start the conversation

Smoking is the largest preventable cause of death and disease in Australia. Advice from a health professional is one of the most effective ways to encourage people to quit. Research shows that for every 33 conversations health professionals have with … Continue reading

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Save the date!

 Organisers of the Sale Hospital’s 150th Anniversary celebrations are on the search for talent. Committee member and CGHS Librarian, Helen Ried, said a short revue was planned for the Sesquicentennial Gala Ball on the evening of Saturday 19 August and … Continue reading

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