Refugee Week is an annual activity aiming to raise awareness about refugee issues, and celebrate the valuable contribution refugees make to Australian society. #WithRefugees is the continuing theme for Refugee Week 2019. This theme seeks to raise awareness and understanding...

On 15 June World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is an opportunity to stop and think about how we identify and respond to this global social issue and a violation of human rights, which has enormous impacts on the health, wellbeing and...

Congratulations to Dr Asiri Arachichi, Dr Chandika Wewelwala, Dr Wei Mou Lim and Dr Simon Bazaadut who recently passed their Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) Part 2 General Surgery exams. This achievement gives Monash Health General Surgery...

Nominations for the 2019 Monash Health Awards are now open and will 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...

When clinicians at Monash Health are faced with potential signs of elder abuse and wondering who to call, Selina Nivelle can both help and relate to their challenge. Selina is the Monash Health Elder Abuse Liaison Officer and says hospitals are...

Seven year old James has been coming to Monash Children's Hospital for the past five years due to a variety of health challenges after being born with Down's Syndrome. James spends a lot of time at Monash Children's, and has become...

Congratulations to Dr Robert Stunden, Head of Paediatric Surgery at Casey Hospital, who was recognised in the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his service to medicine in the field of paediatric surgery. Dr Stunden is a paediatric surgeon based at...

Meet Tao Browne, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Program Management Office and Deputy Director. What is your role at Monash Health and what does it entail? EMR Program Management Office and Deputy Director. What has your journey been like at Monash Health?  My first day at...

The Beaconsfield Quilters have generously donated over 300 handmade quilts to our Palliative Care Unit at Casey Hospital since 2010. Bev and Jill visited the unit last week to donate another 18 quilts to our patients and families in palliative care. Each...

The Maternity ward at Casey Hospital recently received a generous $7,000.00 donation from the Berwick Opportunity Shop. The donation will be used to purchase a Transcutaneous Bilirubin Meter. This is a meter that measures levels of bilirubin in babies in a...