Are you a nominated EMR Portfolio Holder at your site? Then you need to know that a whole suite of Portfolio Holder sessions have just been added to the EMR events calendar from May to July. Sessions are held across our...

The welcome news that we have completed the Integration Testing phase of our EMR was communicated to all employees via email last week. This substantial body of work is vital to be able to produce a fit-for-purpose, safe and stable...

National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of volunteers. In celebration, Volunteering Australia has announced the theme for National Volunteer Week 2019 is “Making a world of difference”. The theme represents the millions of volunteers who...

Monash Children’s Hospital is incredibly grateful to the Lions Club of Waverley who have very generously donated 25 ‘kangaroo care’ chairs to Monash Newborn. Kangaroo care chairs allow for safe and comfortable skin-to-skin contact for premature babies and their families. Research...

Today is International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). At Monash Health we are committed to creating a safe space for our staff, volunteers, patients, families and members of the community, regardless of their gender identity and sexual orientation. To mark...

We are seeking employees from all areas of Monash Health to enrol in our upcoming workshop to become a Peer Supporter. If you're interested in becoming a Peer Supporter and would like to attend a training workshop, please contact peersupport@monashhealth.org or...

Guest Columnist: Karen Lowe   We are committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace. We have strong processes in place, and we support your managers to keep you safe. But health and safety isn’t something your manager can entirely do for you...

1.    Why should I get the flu vaccine? Influenza kills around 3,000 people in Australia each year. We have many patients who bring influenza into Monash Health putting our employees and other vulnerable patients at risk. 2.    Can I get the flu...