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Media Releases - 2011

Brain Injury Research Unit picks up international award (PDF)
The physiotherapy team at Liverpool Hospital’s Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit (BIRU) has won an award in Holland for their research. Physiotherapists from the Unit won an award for the best research report presentation at the 16th International Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy.

Permanent appointment of Liverpool Hospital General Manager (PDF)
South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWS LHD) today announced the permanent appointment of Anthony Schembri as General Manager of Liverpool Hospital.

Unit renamed in memory of Dr Brennan (PDF)
The Sexual Assault Unit at Liverpool Hospital has been renamed in honour of the late Dr Patricia Brennan, who passed away in March this year.

Closing date looms for local health management program (PDF)
Graduates looking for a career in health management have until 14 November to enrol in a two-year Graduate Health Management Development Program run through the Sydney and South Western Sydney Local Health Districts.

Campbelltown Hospital wins major award (PDF)
Campbelltown Hospital has won a prestigious NSW Ministry of Health Award for a project which addresses the pain management needs of children who visit the Emergency Department.

New BreastScreen equipment for south western Sydney women (PDF)
Liverpool women will benefit from a new $200,000 prone table at the Liverpool BreastScreen clinic, which will provide significant advantages for doctors and improved comfort for women during breast biopsies.

Open Day at Liverpool Hospital to increase Aboriginal employment (PDF)
This Friday (14 October) Liverpool Hospital will host an Open Day for the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, highlighting jobs and career paths.

Stop smoking and let your body heal (PDF)
The overwhelming majority of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smokers in south west and inner west Sydney would like to quit if they had the right support, according to research announced at the launch of the Aboriginal Tobacco Control Project in Redfern today.

New artists emerge from the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit (PDF)
Patients from Liverpool Hospital’s Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit (BIRU)* are the focus of a recent art exhibition held at Campbelltown Arts Centre.

Clown Doctors visit Bankstown Hospital (PDF)
The Clown Doctors, of the Humour Foundation, visited Bankstown Hospital’s Paediatric Ward on Friday 30 September to bring some cheer to sick patients in the Ward.

A group to support older people who love or care for someone experiencing depression will be running at Campbelltown Hospital for six weeks from 6 October, the first week of Mental Health Month.

Step into a healthier life – Walk to Work (PDF)
With a countless array of ‘get fit’ choices on offer, it’s good to know that one of the most beneficial forms of exercise is also one of the simplest – walking, says a local health expert in support of Walk to Work Day.

Measles vaccination reminder following a spike in cases in Sydney’s Campbelltown/Southern Highlands regions (PDF)
South Western Sydney Local Health District is urging people to ensure they are fully immunised against measles following a spike in the number of cases in the Campbelltown and Southerland Highlands regions.

Speech Pathology Week (PDF)

Free depression workshop (PDF)
Liverpool residents are invited to come and learn about positive ways to deal with depression

Brain Injury Awareness Week a time for celebration (PDF)
Liverpool Hospital is highlighting Brain Injury Awareness Week (15-21 August).

Measles vaccination reminder following spike in Sydney cases (PDF)
SWS LHD is urging people to ensure they are fully immunised against measles following a spike in the number of cases in the Sydney metropolitan region.

International trauma experts visit Liverpool (PDF)
International trauma care experts visited Liverpool recently for the XIX SWAN Trauma Conference, hosted by Liverpool Hospital at Casula Powerhouse.

Emergency Medicine conference draws doctors from across the state (PDF)
Emergency medicine trainees from across the state met at Liverpool Hospital recently for the inaugural Emergency Medicine Trainee Conference Day.

Catch up at the HUB (PDF)
The HUB Community Health Centre at Miller is inviting people to come in for a cuppa and a catch up with others during their new Coffee Club on Thursdays.

We want your wool (PDF)

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