FIRST year nurses at the Lyell McEwin Hospital (LMH) have banded together in a show of support for their Victorian colleagues as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to grip the state.
YOUR first year in a new job often comes with a litany of challenges, but for graduate nurses on the COVID-19 pandemic’s front lines, 2020 has thrown up its own set of speedbumps.
LABOR is calling for a third COVID-19 testing centre to be opened in the north, with patient waiting times climbing as South Australians flock to be swabbed.
A STATE-of-the-art diabetes monitoring program is underway at the Lyell McEwin Hospital which could be a game changer for expected mums with the disease.
A GROUP of northern suburbs midwives are celebrating 10 years of supporting local new parents from the beginning of pregnancy to after the child’s birth.
THE state’s paramedics’ union has raised concerns about ambulance ramping at the Lyell McEwin Hospital, saying it is atypical to see ambulances waiting outside to process patients.
THE State Government has rejected claims it is planning to privatise some services at the Lyell McEwin Hospital, calling them “union chatter”.
THE $58 million upgrade of the Lyell McEwin Hospital emergency department kicked off this week after a short delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic.