Health commitment

HEALTH Minister Peter Malinauskas has stood by the Mount Gambier Hospital’s response to an independent review, but has conceded the recruitment of doctors continues to be […]

Grant program launched

THE Mount Gambier and District Tertiary Health Education Grant Program was launched at City Hall yesterday and will provide 12 subsidies to local health students this […]

Health leader on deck

SENIOR nurse Ngaire Buchanan has been appointed the region’s highest ranking health bureaucrat and will oversee five public hospitals across the South East for the next […]

Research to help veterans

IN AN Australian first, post-traumatic stress research and clinical care will be located together at the new $15m Jamie Larcombe Centre[…]

Regional health director appointed

A SENIOR nurse with over 20 years experience will take over as the region’s highest ranking health bureaucrat for the next eight months. Ngaire Buchanan has […]

Hospital staff win

THE state’s country health department has made a surprising backflip and will boost nursing levels at Mount Gambier Hospital following a protracted and “difficult” industrial campaign […]

Medical expansion plan

AN INFLUX of medical specialists will soon become a reality for Mount Gambier with plans to expand the city’s number of medical consulting suites and services […]

South East snakes slithering

WITH the weather heating up, snakes are coming out of hibernation and the South Australian Ambulance Service has urged people to remain vigilant to avoid being bitten this summer. […]

City ED nurses further expertise

ADDING an extra 40-plus hours of study to their already busy week, Mount Gambier Hospital’s emergency department nurses have recently completed tertiary qualifications to further their […]