Major construction works are about to commence as part of the Monash Medical Centre Emergency Department Redevelopment and Traffic Improvement Project. “From 19 September people should be prepared for a significant change at the front of the site, and through the...

From 5 August 2019 respondents to a Code Pink will be the maternity team (medical and midwifery) and nursing coordinator only. Anaesthetic and neonatal teams no longer need attend. When to call? Always call a code if concerned – do not hesitate. Code Pink...

Monash Health is replacing its old and outdated telephone systems at Dandenong Hospital and Monash Medical Centre. As a result, IT will be upgrading most existing phone handsets at these sites to newer phones where required. Patient handsets will not be...

Since the implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), there have been significant changes in the way that patients with complex disabilities are discharged from Monash Health. Allied Health have a key role in working with NDIS participants and...

The evidence is clear - thromboprophylaxis has been shown to reduce mortality. Monash Health is introducing new guidelines for VTE prevention across all sites from 1 August. These guidelines follow evidence-based practice to reduce a leading cause of inpatient mortality. Following...