Winter is well and truly here, which means so is influenza season. So far this year, we have seen over 19,000 confirmed cases of influenza notified to the Victorian Health department. I urge you to get vaccinated and take every possible...

In line with Monash Health’s strategic goal of managing our resources wisely and sustainably – the Clayton Pharmacy Department will be removing plastic bags and moving towards more environmentally-friendly options. Monash Health Pharmacies currently use eight different types of plastic bags...

There are over 3,000 Monash Health employees who still haven’t taken action against influenza. If this is you, then you need to get your free vaccination now. If you haven't had the vaccine at Monash Health or are not participating in receiving the flu vaccine...

What better way to progress your own recovery than by contributing to that of another! Last week clients from the East Bentleigh Community Care Unit (CCU)  volunteered in a carwash fundraising project that raised much needed funds for Motor Neurone Disease....

We’re getting closer to rolling out the Electronic Medical Record (EMR), with Go-Live One starting at Dandenong and Cranbourne from Tuesday 20 August. We’ve staggered our Go-Live to ensure the transition is a success, and enable you to have the resources...

As the team prepared to scrub in and enter the operating theatre, Jarryd had other plans in mind. Minutes before his partner Caitlyn’s caesarean section, Jarryd informed the Monash Health team that he was going to propose to Caitlyn after the...

Nominations for the 2019 Monash Health Awards close at 5pm, Friday 28 June 2019. These awards recognise and honour the diverse ways in which our people pursue excellence, drive change and improve health outcomes. Category winners will receive a $500 prize...

As part of Refugee Week 2019 (16-22 June) we would like to introduce you to Becca Leed Refugee Health Nurse Liaison in the Monash Refugee Health and Wellbeing team. What brought you to Monash Health? I have always wanted to work in...

As part of Refugee Week 2019 (16-22 June) we would like to introduce you to Alisha Hill Administration Officer in the Monash Refugee Health and Wellbeing team. What is the most rewarding part of your role? The most rewarding part of my...

Thank you to everybody involved in this year’s Dandelion Wishes Gala, which raised approximately $800,000 for the Monash Children’s Hospital. It’s the fourth year we’ve received generous support from the Dandelion Wishes Foundation, who have raised more than $2 million,...