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Cultural Diversity Week

23 March, 2018

Northern Health recognises 19-23 March as Cultural Diversity Week. Central in the week is Harmony Day, held on Wednesday, 21 March this year. Harmony Day is a day of cultural respect for everyone who calls Australia home, aiming to engage people to participate in their community, respect cultural and religious diversity and foster a sense of

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Northern Health receives White Ribbon Accreditation

2 March, 2018

In September 2016, Northern Health commenced our journey to achieve White Ribbon Accreditation. Northern Health is delighted to announce that, after a 15 month long journey, we have received White Ribbon Accreditation. This is a significant achievement, as Northern Health is only the second health service in Victoria to be awarded White Ribbon Accreditation. The

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Teddy Bear Hospital

12 February, 2018

Teddy Bear Hospital A special program at the Northern Hospital is making hospital visits less confronting for children. On Monday, 12 February, a Teddy Bear Hospital will see patients in the foyer at the Northern Hospital Epping. The Teddy Bear Hospital allows children to act as parents of a teddy undergoing a pretend medical consultation

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New Northern Hospital lab a breath of fresh air

6 February, 2018

New Northern Hospital lab is a breath of fresh air A new respiratory lab at The Northern Hospital is helping patients to breathe easier. The state-of-the-art lab offers a range of respiratory tests and clinics, including the oxygen assessment clinic, suspected lung mass clinic and severe asthma and allergy clinic. Northern Health chief executive Siva

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