Renal unit upgrade plan

COUNTRY Health SA has begun planning for the redevelopment of the cramped renal unit at Mount Gambier Hospital.[…]

Health flight risk

FLIGHTS to and from Mount Gambier have been put under the spotlight by the Mount Gambier Hospital’s Health Advisory Council. HAC presiding member Maureen Klintberg has […]

Volunteers on hospital frontline

MORE changes are on the way for Mount Gambier Hospital with Country Health SA South East regional director Ngaire Buchanan keen to improve the hospital’s environment for patients and visitors.
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Health council shake-up

MOUNT Gambier Hospital’s reinvigorated Health Advisory Council (HAC) has hit the ground running by announcing it will hold a major community forum next month. The forum […]

Hospital locked down during police incident

SOUTH East residents who were at the Mount Gambier Hospital earlier this month when a man allegedly threatened a staff member during a dramatic incident in the emergency department said they feared for their lives. […]

No support for health Royal commission

THE three candidates at the Mount Gambier Chamber of Commerce Great State Debate shot down calls for a Royal Commission into health, labelling the move as an unnecessary and expensive exercise.[…]

Wheelchair hoist wanted

PENOLA resident Anne Petersen is calling for a hoist to be introduced to the town’s hospital bus in an effort to improve accessibility for those with […]

Health Advisory Council position filled

MOUNT Gambier Hospital Health Advisory Council’s presiding member has vowed to instil a new era of greater community advocacy and transparency. Maureen Klintberg – who spearheaded […]