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Kerrie Osterberg outside the Emergency Department at St George Hospital.
18 May 2022

St George Hospital has said a fond farewell to beloved nurse Kerrie Osterberg, who recently retired after a 60-year career.

For the past 40 years, Mrs Osterberg worked at St George…

New mum Magnolia won the Royal Hospital for Women Foundation raffle
18 May 2022

Mother’s Day was celebrated across our District with special treats to shower mums with love and appreciation.

Garrawarra Centre celebrated Mother’s Day by surprising residents with…

Staff members out the front of the community health service
18 May 2022

Despite a concerted effort from mental health services to have people living with mental health conditions vaccinated as quickly as possible, there have been many challenges protecting this highly vulnerable cohort…

Staff wearing patterned scrubs throwing confetti in the air
18 May 2022

As we transition out of what has been an incredibly challenging period, it’s important that we take time to reflect on our own wellbeing. To help us all do this, 10 wellbeing ambassadors will lead the way…

Lorena enjoying the circus activities
18 May 2022

SESLHD threw its support behind our devoted midwifery, nursing and administrative teams over the past fortnight in celebration of three milestone events: International Nurses Day, Administrative Professionals Day and…

'Thank you' barbecue at Sutherland Hospital
06 May 2022

Five Sutherland Shire Rotary clubs hosted a 'thank you' barbecue at Sutherland Hospital recently to acknowledge the dedication staff have showed to patients during the pandemic.

Dock, Goods and Stores staff holding mail and packages at Prince of Wales Hospital
06 May 2022

Amidst the fast paced bustle of the corridors of our District’s hospitals is an unseen army – our Dock, Goods and Stores teams.

Many of them walk up to the equivalent of 18 kilometres a day as they…

Sydney/Sydney Eye Hospital fountain, with poppies displayed
06 May 2022

Large crowds thronged Sydney’s streets to commemorate Anzac Day this year, and SESLHD was equally keen to honour all those who have died in the war and who are serving in our armed services.

Staff standing in front of the Cancer Care Centre
28 Apr 2022

St George Hospital’s Prostate Cancer Institute (PCI) recently reached a major milestone, celebrating 20 years of operation.

A young patient and staff member holding Easter eggs
28 Apr 2022

Donations from the community have helped staff spread cheer across the District this Easter.

Sutherland Shire community member Janelle McClellan delivered around 50 activity bags to Sutherland Hospital’s Children’s Ward to cheer up the…