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Midwives & mums from Sutherland Hospital's Midwifery Group Practice
04 Feb 2020

Midwives from the Sutherland Hospital Midwifery Group Practice (MGP) program recently celebrated its first anniversary with more than 70 new mums, their babies and partners.
To mark the occasion, a picnic was held at Gunnamatta Park…

Winners accepting their awards at the official Aboriginal Healthy Lifestyle Grants ceremony
04 Feb 2020

South Eastern Sydney Local Health District's (SESLHD) Health Promotion Service recently launched the Aboriginal Healthy Lifestyle Grants initiative, funding…

 Staff look at destroyed bush area in the Southern Highlands
04 Feb 2020

Staff from across the district have showered support for people – and animals – in need during our country’s bushfire emergency.

Tobi Wilson, Chief Executive, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) said he is incredibly proud…

Staff from Aged Care celebrating at the ball
20 Dec 2019

Celebrations were held recently for the 2019 St George Hospital Staff Excellence Awards and Staff and Volunteer Service Awards.

On the eve of the hospital’s 125th anniversary, Friday 15 November, 2019…

Lisa Altman and Tobi Wilson
20 Dec 2019

The Mindgardens Neuroscience Network, which integrates treatments and research for mental health, neurological, and alcohol and drug disorders, was officially launched on Tuesday 10 December, 2019 at Prince of Wales Hospital.


Mother and baby
20 Dec 2019

Royal Hospital for Women midwife, Maryanne Ayres, is on a mission to improve maternity outcomes in some of the poorest parts of Africa – and to educate Australians while she’s at it.

Ms Ayres first learned about the shocking…

Sydney/Sydney Eye Hospital nurses out the front of the Nightingale Building
20 Dec 2019

The Nightingale Challenge asks every health employer around the world to provide leadership, development, support and education for emerging nursing and midwifery leaders under the age of 35 – and South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (…

Santa visiting mothers and babies at The Royal
20 Dec 2019

South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD) staff are embracing the festive season, as seen through the magnitude of celebrations and events taking place across the district in the lead up to Christmas.

Patients at the Royal…

Professor Stephanie Watson holding her award alongside the NSW Premier, Gladys Berejiklian
29 Nov 2019

Professor Stephanie Watson, a Corneal Ophthalmologist at Sydney/Sydney Eye Hospital, has been honoured for outstanding clinical leadership, winning the NSW Premier’s Award for Leadership in Innovation.
Dr Pauline Rumma, Director of…