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Flu Vaccinations

6 April, 2018

          Following last year’s record breaking influenza season, this year Northern Health will be providing free influenza vaccinations for the community. You never forget the flu, so don’t forget your flu shot. The most important method in preventing influenza and related complications is an annual vaccination. Anyone over the age of

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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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