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Respiratory and Infectious Diseases team
13 Mar 2024

It is hard to believe that 12 months have passed since the first patient arrived in the Acute Services Building (ASB) at Prince of Wales Hospital, an historic milestone for…

Staff at the Sutherland Hospital Supportive and Palliative Care Clinic
12 Mar 2024

A new Supportive and Palliative Care Clinic has been established at Sutherland Hospital, to support patients and families facing life-limiting illness such as advanced cancer, heart, respiratory, kidney or neurological diseases including dementia…

Three exceptional women working at SESLHD
12 Mar 2024

As the world marks 2024 International Women’s Day (IWD) with the theme, Count Her In: Invest in Women, we…

Nursing and Midwifery recruits at POWH
28 Feb 2024

SESLHD has recently become home to 421 newly graduated nurses and midwives who have commenced their careers as part of the District’s nursing and midwifery 2024 intake.  …

SESLHD Pride organisers at Sydney/Sydney Eye Hospital
27 Feb 2024

Sydney’s world-famous Mardi Gras is back for 2024 and the SESLHD community is celebrating our LGBTIQ+ staff and patients.

Our District is home to a large and vibrant LGBTIQ+ community, whom our people and services have proudly walked…

Australian bioengineered cornea researchers
22 Feb 2024

Each year, more than 2000 Australians need a corneal transplant to restore their vision, yet many go without because of a shortage of donor corneas. 

Hearth stones display
20 Feb 2024

A collection of 8,000 year old hearth stones have been carefully preserved and are on display in the public forecourt of the Prince of Wales Hospital Acute Services…

Tour of new operating theatres
12 Feb 2024

In a significant stride towards advancing healthcare in our District, The Sutherland Hospital (TSH) unveiled its new Operating Theatre Complex last Monday.  

New junior doctor
09 Feb 2024

More than 100 junior doctors have started their internships at St George, Sutherland and Prince of Wales Hospitals. They are among more than 1,000 new medical graduate…

Doctor appointment
08 Feb 2024

A third Urgent Care Service (UCS) has opened up in the southern end of our District, with the Carlton facility opening its doors to patients on Wednesday 31 January.