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...

The 14th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Awards and Scholarships dinner (NAMAS) took place on Friday 10 May. The evening was an opportunity to celebrate the work of Monash Health nurses and midwives and recognise the significant achievements of individuals and teams...

On Friday, 17 May, Monash Health celebrates the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). Join us at the Monash Health Translation Precinct (MHTP), Seminar Room 1, from 12pm. Monash Health is celebrating the day as part of the Equality...