Staff share how their pets are supporting them through the pandemic
Here’s a reminder of what we need to do to keep ourselves and others safe at work.
From Monday 3 August, staff will be required to show the 'green tick' on the self-screening tool when they collect their mask from distribution points at the start of each shift.
Despite not being able to visit, Peter's family has found creative ways to show him their love and support.
"It was all so really fun!" Our new virtual after school program gets a thumbs up from Austin Health kids.
Our new intranet is almost finished and will launch soon - but which of these choices will be its name?
“There are so many people I’d love to thank for helping me along the way,” Nicole Gallacher said.
A team of 19 staff worked tirelessly in the operating theatre to save Nicole's life during a 9-hour long emergency surgery
In February this year, the Janes family - Ken, Ann and their 20-year-old son Angus, all tested positive for COVID-19.
We have reinstated our COVID-19 resuscitation policies for a Respond Blue in all visitors, and in patients who are suspected or confirmed of having COVID-19.
8 East and 8 North have transitioned to COVID/SCOVID wards to ensure we can care for patients presenting with COVID symptoms.
Gerard Anthony has played a vital role in helping the community access Telehealth during the pandemic.
Our Visiting Policy is changing - no visitors will be allowed at any Austin Health sites from Friday 17 July until further notice.
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"Awesome work, my son spent over a year in the talbot spinal unit... amazing staff and patients during a very difficult time, can’t thank them enough"
Psychologist and Manager Workforce Wellness Programs, Maria Di Pietro shares four wellbeing tips to help get us through the pandemic
The program is mandatory and highly engaging, featuring animations and interactive features.
Prof Taylor has been recognised for his enormous contribution to Emergency Medicine research
In clinical areas where physical distancing cannot be maintained, we’d like all staff to wear a surgical mask to increase their protection against COVID-19.
Collaboration between our 3DMedLab and the University of Melbourne has led to the design and production of a 3D printed PPE solution for anaesthetists, nurses and surgeons.
Clinical staff in The Surgery Centre, Ward 10 (Repat) and mental health inpatient units are to use surgical masks when interacting with patients from 1pm on Sunday 5 July.
All staff in acute inpatient areas in Austin Tower and the ONJ Centre are required to wear surgical masks when interacting with patients from 7am on Sunday 5 July.
Visitors from restricted postcodes are being discouraged from visiting Austin Health but won't be stopped from entering if successfully screened at Screening Points.
The three ground-breaking trials aim to help those with MND and spinal cord injuries
Stage 3 restrictions have been reintroduced in ten postcodes around Melbourne but there is no change to current working arrangements for for staff living in these areas.
Josie Quinlan will focus on attracting, retaining and developing our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workforce
The Royal Talbot's 'Bizzee Bees' initiative has brought numerous benefits to patients during lockdown.
"I cant thank the Neurointerventional Radiologists enough for saving my life. The nursing staff @ Ward 6 West all deserve sainthoods, I think the world of you all"