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NAIDOC Week: Because of her, we can!

13 July, 2018

Northern Health celebrated our Indigenous community during NAIDOC Week with an exhibition in the foyer of Northern Hospital Epping throughout the week and a special event held on Wednesday, 11 July. This year’s NAIDOC theme is ‘Because of her, we can!’ and the audience heard from a number of local Aboriginal women about the strong

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From Graduate Nurse to Operations Director: Linda Romano’s Journey

20 June, 2018

We spoke with Linda Romano, Operations Director Perioperative and ICU, about her career with Northern Health. Why did you apply to Northern Health for your Graduate year? During a short placement at the Northern Health, as a student nurse, I felt a connection with the hospital that I’d never experienced on other clinical placements. I

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Palliative Care Move

13 June, 2018

Northern Health’s Palliative Care Service has relocated from Northern Hospital Epping to a new site at Heritage Epping Gardens Aged Care Facility at 25 Willandra Drive, Epping. The move is in the interim while new facilities are built at Northern Hospital Epping for a dedicated Palliative Care Unit. Palliative Care Services at Northern Health aim

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2018 Northern Health Run Walk ‘n Chalk

31 May, 2018

On Sunday, 20 May, fun in its many colours came to the streets surrounding the Northern Hospital Epping for the 2018 Northern Health Run Walk ‘n Chalk, an event focused on family fun and community engagement. In conjunction with major sponsors City of Whittlesea, the Northern Health Run Walk ‘n Chalk promotes health and happiness

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