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Yasmin Shah: An exciting future ahead

18 January, 2019

Epping local, Yasmin Shah, is one of our many excited medical interns starting at Northern Health this year. Yasmin feels privileged to have been a medical student with us for the past three years, saying the workplace culture has a strong sense of community at every level, which creates an invaluable environment for interns to

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Northern Health welcomes 2019 interns

16 January, 2019

Last week, Northern Health welcomed 40 new Interns and 10 new Hospital Medical Officers to our health service. Our newest members took part in a one week hospital orientation program which involved a series of introductions, presentations and workshops. The workshops involved a refresher in resuscitation, intravenous cannulation, catheterisation and safe patient handling. Other tutorials

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Jess Permezel: A patient experience to remember

15 January, 2019

Northern Health Graduate Midwife, Jess Permezel, received the award for ‘Patient Experience’ at our inaugural Quarterly Staff Recognition Awards. Unaware that she was nominated, and on leave in Canada at the time, Jess was wondering why she was receiving calls from work. It wasn’t until she received a text message asking her to answer her

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Dr Lauren Rogers: Rising Star

10 January, 2019

Nominated for being a “true rising star”, Northern Health Intern, Dr Lauren Rogers, was recently awarded for her hard work and dedication at our Inaugural Quarterly Staff Recognition Awards. Lauren began her internship at Northern Hospital Epping just a year ago, having put the hospital down as her first preference. “I had a really good

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