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 […]

Patients sick of waiting

RENAL dialysis patients at Mount Gambier Hospital have welcomed the State Government’s $2.1m commitment to upgrading the substandard unit, arguing it was long overdue. This sentiment […]

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 […]

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 […]

Country Health SA defended

ACTING Health Minister Zoe Bettison has responded to claims Country Health SA is “not well connected” to regional South Australia[…]

City health council ‘all talk, no action’

MOUNT Gambier Liberal candidate Craig Marsh has criticised outgoing Mount Gambier and Districts Health Advisory Council (HAC) leader Penny Richardson, claiming she failed to fight on […]

Lifesaving stroke support

RAPID access to lifesaving stroke treatment is now available at Mount Gambier Hospital, with patients able to access specialist stroke services 24 hours a day, seven […]