In the lead up to International Women’s Day on 8 March, have you nominated your gender equity champion or taken part in the #EachforEqual campaign? You can get involved in the following ways: Take a photo for the #EachforEqual campaign (like...

Monash Health is working towards better supporting our staff and patients to be smoke free. A cross-organisation Smoke Free Committee was established in October 2019, chaired by Julia Oxley, General Manager Community, and is now progressing this work. To support the...

As news of the spread of COVID-19 around the world increases, I wanted to provide you with an update and ensure we are all working from the most current information. To date, 23 people in Australia have been diagnosed with the...

The Young Persons Mental Health Service has recently expanded to incorporate a Personality Disorder Specialist Service (PDSS). The service was initiated by the State government and service provider Spectrum. Monash Health is one of only six health services across Victoria to receive...

Monash Health launched its Aboriginal Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) in partnership with the Aboriginal community on 26 February, highlighting our commitment to meaningful change. Some 200 employees and members of the community attended the launch event at Monash Medical Centre Clayton...

Last week Allied Health welcomed 19 new graduate occupational therapists, social workers, physiotherapists and speech pathologists across bed based, community and mental health services. Graduates were engaged in a full day multidisciplinary education program at Monash Medical Centre coordinated by Melissa...

Did you know one in six Australians are affected by hearing loss? That's an estimated 4 million people and this is expected to rise to one in four Australians by 2050. The prevalence of hearing loss increases with age. It affects...