Health

Women’s health under the microscope 

Federal MP Lisa Chesters recently paid a visit to The Taproom at Shedshaker Brewing with Assistant Minister for Health and Aged Care Ged Kearney.

Award honour for local ambo

Maldon resident and local paramedic, Barry Curtain, has been recognised with an 'Ambulance Service Medal' as part of the 2024 Australia Day Honours list.

Dhelkaya thanks volunteers

Dhelkaya Health held a special event at Buda Historic Home & Garden on Tuesday to celebrate its volunteers as part of local International Volunteers...

Maternity Service wins award for excellence

Dhelkaya Health’s Maternity Services has won the Excellence in Women’s Health category in the Victorian Public Healthcare Awards at a high-profile event held in Melbourne...

Strong start for Equipment Appeal

Dhelkaya Health’s 2023 Equipment Appeal has recently been launched and has been kickstarted with two wonderful community donations.

Acrobalance for adults

By Bronwen Willis It’s early afternoon on a Friday at Castlemaine Circus. Luke O’Connor (a circus performer for more than 20 years) is standing by...

Arcare’s Big Freeze Fundraiser

Last Friday ten staff from Castlemaine Arcare braved the cold wintery weather and allowed themselves to be dunked into the freezing water of the...

Future GPs get a taste of Goldfields lifestyle

Over thirty medical students and junior doctors recently experienced life as a goldfields GP last month for the third annual Central Victorian GP Jaunt.

World-first support for local mums

A world-first online screening program is supporting the mental health of new and expectant mums across the Castlemaine region.

April Jardine shortlisted for Midwife of the Year

A Dhelkaya Health midwifery clinical coordinator and educator has been shortlisted as a finalist this week ahead of the 2023 HESTA Australian Nursing and Midwifery Awards.

Gathering of Kindness aims to encourage culture change in healthcare

Burnout, bullying, workforce retention, toxicity and abuse are endemic in the medical system, and with the continued strains of the pandemic, there has never been a better time for change.

Green addition for Maldon Hospital

Staff at Maldon Hospital are now visiting and transporting their patients in battery-electric cars.The rural hospital has received three Hyundai Kona Electric cars replacing...

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