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Court Street Fever Clinic - Ipswich
01 August 2021
Queensland Health is increasing its testing capacity to help manage the surge in demand caused by the latest COVID-19 cluster. Chief Health Officer Dr ...
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced that South-East Queensland will enter a three-day lockdown from 4pm, Saturday 31 July.
31 July 2021
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced that South-East Queensland will enter a three-day lockdown from 4pm, Saturday 31 July.
Full figures show sheer scope of West Moreton's COVID-19 response
30 July 2021
Almost 50 per cent of West Moreton’s population, enough people to fill the Ipswich Civic Centre seven times over, has been tested and quarantined ...
Bec Vallee in hospital
23 July 2021
Diagnosed with kidney disease at age 12, Bec Vallee always knew she wanted to be a nurse to one day help others. Now she is prepared to sacrifice ...
Team approach eases mental health burden of diabetes management
20 July 2021
Managing Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes can present mental challenges as well as physical ones. It is with this in mind that West Moreton Health’s ...
West Moreton! We are opening a spacious new vaccination clinic next Tuesday  with roomier vaccination booths - and more of them.
16 July 2021
Ipswich and Gold Coast residents will have greater access to the COVID-19 vaccine from next week with the opening of two new community-based ...
Ipswich Hospital Fever Clinic moves to new permanent home
14 July 2021
The Ipswich Hospital Fever Clinic is moving to a permanent home on Saturday 17 July. West Moreton Health's new, purpose-built fever clinic is located ...
West Moreton Diabetes Alliance
05 July 2021
An innovative alliance with key health sector partners has been established in West Moreton to address the growing prevalence of diabetes in the ...
SH South Ripley artist impression
17 June 2021
Crown land on Bribie Island and a 2.7-hectare block in outer Ipswich have been identified as the preferred sites of two of Queensland’s seven new ...
Deanne Minniecon
14 June 2021
A new member has been appointed to the West Moreton Health Board while four strong advocates of the health service were re-appointed for another term.
Gatton Hospital Emergency Department opening
04 June 2021
The Gatton Hospital Emergency Department has officially reopened after a $1.2 million redesign to provide improved services to the Lockyer Valley ...
Ipswich Hospital expansion
31 May 2021
Another key project in West Moreton Health’s Master Plan is well under way at Ipswich Hospital with the opening of new state-of-the-art treatment ...
West Moreton Health opens COVID-19 vaccination clinic to eligible members of the public
28 May 2021
UPDATE: As of Tuesday 20 July, Cribb House will be closed to the public and all COVID-19 vaccinations will take place at the new Ipswich CBD ...
13 May 2021
Nurses and midwives have been applauded for their significant contribution to the care of the community during celebrations to mark International ...
Kim Brown inspects the framed quilts.
13 May 2021
A labour of love celebrating the arrival of 1978 precious babies born at the turn of this century is turning heads and rousing fond memories at ...
Kirsten, Audrey and Andrew Beer
20 April 2021
Andrew and Kirsten Beer might just be taking their ‘til death do us part’ vows a little too seriously. They started the same degree at the same time ...
AMHU artist impression
16 April 2021
Construction will begin next week on the new $92.4 million Acute Mental Health Unit at the heart of West Moreton Health’s current expansion.
Fourth Trimester parenting group
16 April 2021
Helping new parents build a support network is the goal of a free parenting group operated by the region’s public hospital and health service, West ...
Pathology Qld's Bob Partridge and Gatton Hospital's Ann-Louise Adams
09 April 2021
In an emergency, the medical staff at Gatton Hospital are the ones to have at your side. The hospital has won recognition from Pathology Queensland ...
Eat Walk Engage
24 March 2021
A simple but effective three-step program has been introduced at West Moreton Health to help prevent delirium and improve recovery outcomes for ...
Public Health nurse Emma Hutton vaccinates Infection Prevention Clinical Nurse Consultant Monica Prior against COVID-19.
11 March 2021
The first person to be vaccinated for COVID-19 at Ipswich Hospital today was Infection Prevention Clinical Nurse Consultant Monica Prior. Ms Prior ...
Young people
10 March 2021
Young people aged 15 to 25 years participated in a strategic planning workshop on 27 February 2021. This workshop engaging youth in the region was the ...
Professor Jeff Dunn
04 March 2021
A new plan to help prostate cancer survivors cope with often devastating side-effects is being piloted thanks to a research partnership between the ...
Susan Bell
04 March 2021
A trailblazer among surgeons at Ipswich Hospital is working to give rising female doctors and medical hopefuls greater visibility of female mentors in ...
Marie Lenton
22 February 2021
Trusted. Skilled. Compassionate. These are the characteristics typical of nurses and midwives that 50 new graduates aspire to match after securing ...
Artist impression of Ipswich Hospital Expansion
12 February 2021
Locals will soon benefit from the new $25 million project which will create 26 additional beds at Ipswich Hospital.
Surgery and Perioperative Nursing Director Cath Love signs off on a distinguished career
11 February 2021
ONE of West Moreton Health’s top nurses will retire this week after five decades in nursing.
Bob McGregor
10 February 2021
Pioneering Ipswich paediatrician Dr Bog McGregor retires.
Michael Willis, Jen Howard, Lance McCallum, Teresa Harding and Kerrie Freeman outside the Interim Children's Library
05 February 2021
Four Ipswich City Council buildings and other land have been purchased by West Moreton Health in an important milestone as the Ipswich Health Precinct ...
EIO Youth Advisory Group on the West Moreton Health Strategic Plan
02 February 2021
West Moreton Health (WMH) is committed to partnering with the community to improve the services we provide. The WMH Strategic Plan is a four-year ...