A new Sepsis Diagnostic tool is in use at Ipswich Hospital
03 July 2019
The West Moreton community will see faster diagnosis and treatment for one of the world’s most aggressive conditions thanks to a newly introduced…
Bowel Cancer Awareness
27 June 2019
ometimes you have to see it to believe it, so West Moreton Health is putting on show the important reasons men and women should have their bowels…
West Moreton Health Cardiac Gym
20 June 2019
There are more than 9000 reasons to walk, cycle and jog your way to good health at West Moreton Health’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Gym.
West Moreton Health Nurse Navigators
04 June 2019
An exciting new announcement means West Moreton Health’s Nurse Navigators are here to stay, meaning a smoother journey for patients.
Free dental care for children
14 April 2019
West Moreton parents have something extra to smile about - their children's dental appointments with West Moreton Health are free.
Playtime child development
04 April 2019
Playtime – it might not sound as important as homework or chores but it is at the top of the list when it comes to child development, and the main…
New midwives support local mums through pregnancy
22 March 2019
West Moreton Health has expanded its maternity services to allow more women to be supported by the same midwife throughout their pregnancy.
Allied Health Graduate Program
04 March 2019
A new training program is helping West Moreton Health grow its specialist mental health workforce to support the community.
Dr Michael Gordon with a newborn baby
26 February 2019
“Call Dr Gordon.’’ It’s a familiar instruction that has been voiced by nurses, midwives and doctors at Ipswich Hospital over the past four decades…
Mr Joseph Marchisella
18 February 2019
Joseph ‘Joe’ Marchisella has been living with Type 1 Diabetes for 35 years and today became the first person in Queensland to be fitted with what is…
West Moreton Health social workers Sara Ellis, Catherine Stanbrook and Lynette Kindt during a team briefing in Townsville.
13 February 2019
West Moreton Health has answered a call for help from their north Queensland colleagues in the wake of the devastating flood event.
Partnership to support young mums
11 February 2019
A new education, health and life-skills program is helping West Moreton teen parents realise their potential.
Nurse Practitioner Coral Niesler
31 January 2019
In a first for the West Moreton Health catchment, a comprehensive care guide that assists registered nurses and personal care staff to recognise…
RAAF puppies
24 January 2019
A new litter of Air Force puppies who will soon start training to become Military Working Dogs won the hearts of young patients and staff at Ipswich…
Medical interns
15 January 2019
Thirty-five interns have started the next stage of their medical careers at Ipswich Hospital.
14 January 2019

Expert advice and reassurance is just a text message away for Ipswich dads-to-be preparing to navigate one of life’s great adventures – parenthood.

08 January 2019

A measles alert has been issued after a female visited parts of Brisbane and Ipswich while unknowingly infectious.

20 December 2018

West Moreton Health is caring for more people than ever before as it rises to meet the challenges of a rapidly growing population.

19 December 2018

Jim Tomlinson is a man back from the brink.

19 December 2018

What is really important to you?

Primary Health Network
17 December 2018
Why West Moreton Health is talking about Care at the End of Life
Acute Care Team
13 December 2018
A new clinic to help people in distress will launch next month as part of West Moreton Health’s response to suicide in the region.
high risk team
07 December 2018
Our door is open. It’s a message that West Moreton Health social worker Fiona-Richardson Clarke wants any person experiencing domestic and family…
Oral Health
05 December 2018
The challenge is on in West Moreton for children to adopt good oral health habits early to protect them from dental disease.
West Moreton Health’s Indigenous Hospital Liaison Service team members Cassandra Tratt, Sarah Fraser and Robyn Cannedy with program manager Lynda Maybanks.
27 November 2018
The number of people who smoke daily in West Moreton is declining but West Moreton Health is now working to support some of the most at-risk groups…