The majority (74%) of emergency department patients are seen 'on time' for their urgency (triage) category, with this proportion ranging from 59% in the Australian Capital Territory to 81% in New South Wales, according to a report released today by ... read more
A new report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) shows that most patients who receive radiotherapy wait less than two weeks for treatment and that almost all emergency cases begin their treatment on the same or the ... read more
West Moreton Hospital and Health Service and Queensland Health have signed a strategic partner agreement with Royal Philips to transform and improve healthcare to patients in the South East Queensland community who are suffering from complex multiple chronic diseases.
The Queensland Government will invest an additional $180 million over four years to address the state’s most urgent health infrastructure through a new Enhancing Regional Hospitals program.
Led by one of the world’s leading burns experts, Professor Fiona Wood AM, Western Australia’s internationally recognised burns service will move from Royal Perth Hospital early next month as part of the final opening stages of Fiona Stanley Hospital.
With Australian healthcare attracting more scrutiny than ever, the performance of hospitals, including Tasmania’s, will be the focus of an international conference in Hobart in March.
The national rate of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) cases in public hospitals continues to drop, according to a report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).
Queensland’s new $1.5B Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, designed by Conrad Gargett Lyons, has officially opened to the public, becoming Australia’s largest and most advanced children’s hospital.
Professor Jenny Couper from the Robinson Research Institute has been granted $2.5 million to set up the Adelaide-based Centre of Research Excellence to investigate the development of type 1 diabetes before and after birth
Logan Hospital’s new $145.24 million building is delivering increased capacity and expanded world class health services to families
The new northern beaches hospital – to include 488 beds, 1400 car parking space, and a helipad – is to be built by one of Australia’s largest private health care providers, Healthscope
Royal Adelaide Hospital fails to manage the demand for mental health services, confirming this week that 23 people had been waiting in the emergency dep.
Griffith University aims to be positioned as a world class allied-health research institution following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding and the beginning of collaboration with the world-renowned Menzies Foundation.
The future looks brighter for cancer sufferers in NSW, with $19.3 million in funding announced for three new Translational Cancer Research Centres.
A Perth hospital's inspired landscaping design will play a key role in assisting patient recovery by integrating rehabilitation aids throughout the grounds.