Media Releases

Dignity Therapy program celebrated with award

Thursday, 25 May 2017.

THE State Government has awarded a Barwon Health volunteer program that documents palliative patients’ life stories and preserves messages for their loved ones.The Dignity Therapy Volunteer ...

Backyard blitz program launches

Tuesday, 23 May 2017.

To celebrate National Palliative Care Week, Barwon Health's Volunteer Services has launched a backyard blitz program, with four volunteers tranforming the family garden of Corio teen Bryce Mc...

Incident at University Hospital Geelong

Tuesday, 23 May 2017.

A 59-year-old man attending University Hospital Geelong has reversed his car into an administration area near the emergency bay around 8.40am today.The man is now being assessed at the hospital. No ...

Nurse records song to celebrate colleagues

Thursday, 11 May 2017.

NURSES have a reputation for going the extra mile and Barwon Health’s Jo Brumley has taken the same approach to celebrating International Nurses Day on Friday.The orthopaedic nurse wrote and...

Collaboration addressing workplace bullying

Tuesday, 02 May 2017.

Barwon Health has made a new commitment to stamping out discrimination, bullying, and sexual harassment in collaboration with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS).The two parties sign...

Barwon Health CEO Belinda Moyes resigns

Friday, 28 April 2017.

Barwon Health CEO Professor Belinda Moyes has resigned to take up a senior advisory role in the Department of Health and Human Services as Strategic Advisor on National Workforce Reform, Board Chair...

Brain scan tech gives Geelong world-class treatment

Friday, 24 March 2017.

STATE-of-the-art imaging technology has brought Barwon Health’s stroke unit up to a first-class standard, equalling the care provided in large metropolitan hospitals.With a specialist radiolog...

Robotic surgery for public patients

A CUTTING-EDGE surgical robot is providing public urology patients faster recovery times, thanks to a new partnership between Barwon Health and Geelong Private Hospital.University Hospital Geelong D...

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