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baby Oakley
13 Aug 2021

Olympic fever has been gripping the District, with staff inventing new sports and keeping tabs on upcoming Olympians.

The residents of Garrawarra Centre participated in their very own mini Olympics.…

SESLHD's Aboriginal health workers
13 Aug 2021

The inaugural National Recognition Day for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Practitioners was celebrated on 7 August 2021.

Staff in PPE holding coffees
02 Aug 2021

With hundreds of cars turning up to the Sutherland drive-through COVID-19 testing clinic daily, our staff have been busy and it has not gone unnoticed. Thank you flowers, coffees and hot chips have been sent to the…

Sheikh Farhat getting vaccinated
02 Aug 2021

Leaders and colleagues from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities in SESLHD are once again tackling the latest COVID-19 outbreak with incredible energy and compassion.

Dr San Clarke vaccinating Dorothea Wilson
02 Aug 2021

A very special delivery of COVID-19 Pfizer vaccines has made its way to Lord Howe Island, in the safe hands of nursing staff from our District. SESLHD is responsible for providing the COVID-19 vaccination program on the Island,…

Ben and Bella in Bianchinis
02 Aug 2021

Local cafés in the Sutherland Shire are encouraging their customers to register as organ and tissue donors, as part of a nation-wide awareness campaign for DonateLife Week, which runs from 25 July to 1 August.

Aboriginal Health Unit artwork
16 Jul 2021

The SESLHD Aboriginal Health Unit (AHU) has commissioned a striking new artwork to be the distinctive visual identity of the unit.
 
To bring this identity to…

Theatre staff wearing scrubs
16 Jul 2021

This time last year, surgical teams at SESLHD hospitals were faced with the significant challenge of managing increased waitlists following the suspension of non-urgent surgery by the Federal Government…

Dr Amy Manos
16 Jul 2021

Nearing the end of the second trimester of her first pregnancy, Dr Amy Manos, a medical administration registrar at St George Hospital, was excited to receive her first dose of COVID-19 vaccination, following a change to health…

Staff outside POWH COVID Clinic
16 Jul 2021

The current COVID-19 outbreak has significantly impacted the daily lives of all SESLHD staff – from continuously checking the numerous venues of concern in south-eastern Sydney and wearing masks at all times, to caring for COVID…