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 […]

Walk to reduce diabetes risk

MOUNT Gambier residents are encouraged to increase their daily exercise today for Diabetes Australia’s 19th annual Walk to Work Day.[…]

Flu outbreak contained

THE influenza outbreak gripping Mount Gambier’s largest aged care provider has eased with no new cases being confirmed at two of its sites in recent days. […]

Flu crisis worsens

THE unprecedented influenza crisis gripping Mount Gambier’s largest aged care provider continues to escalate with more residents yesterday being suspected of developing the infection. Two more […]