Hundreds gather to mark Remembrance Day 2019 More...
Community generosity funds more than $210,000 for clinical research nurses More...
The community and staff at Canterbury Hospital celebrate turning 90 years healthy together More...
Haematologist Professor Judith Trotman and IT specialist Jackie Laurens share Concord's top honour More...
New fundraiser for Concord Hospital's Sydney Cancer Survivorship Centre More...
Specialists provide comprehensive care for heart failure patients More...
Specialists discuss the future of surgery as the IAS celebrates its 5th anniversary More...
Thousands enjoy the beautiful Thomas Walker Estate to encourage positive mental health and wellbeing More...
Support on offer for vulnerable children and their families at Canterbury Hospital More...
Comprehensive care at Canterbury Hospital for osteoarthritis and osteoporosis patients More...
Behind-the-scenes crew deliver patient-centred care at Canterbury Hospital. More...
Arches that reflect RPA’s history of community connection to be displayed. More...
Charlene Nguyen is the first baby born following the go-live of PowerChart Maternity. More...
Canterbury Hospital marks 90 years of caring for the community More...
Sydney Local Health District’s eTrak & Clinical Barcoding Program Team celebrate win at Health Finance Awards 2019 More...
A Festschrift to honour Professor Warwick Britton AO More...
Café connects people with dementia, their carers and health experts in conversation More...
Fundraiser supports world-leading blood cancer clinical trials at Concord Hospital More...
Celebrating interdisciplinary collaboration, support and achievement at the 2019 Allied Health Forum. More...
We got thousands of patients up, dressed, moving and feeling better More...
New National Centre for Veterans’ Healthcare welcomed by servicemen and women More...
Collaborating with clients to deliver experienced care takes out the major prize More...
Australia's first comprehensive care centre for ex-servicemen and women pilots at Concord Hospital More...
An apple a day keeps the doctor A-OK More...
Gladys Berejiklian marks hospital redevelopment 'key milestone' More...
Our staff supporting maternal healthcare in Africa through Workplace Giving Program More...
Our junior surgeons crowned champions at 2019 Golden Scalpel Games More...
Clinical Pharmacologist Professor Nick Buckley awarded RPA's highest honour More...
Quadruple amputee Mick O'Dowd's courageous fight against a flesh-eating bacteria that almost took his life More...
JobSupport program supports school leavers with intellectual disabilities More...
Inaugural Riverwood Health and Wellbeing Expo draws a diverse crowd More...
Triple transplant recipient Cody Sheehan takes a superhero approach to life More...
A Jolly Trolley brings cheer to palliative care patients as $15 000 is raised for complementary therapy programs More...
Our transplant team celebrates a special milestone in renal care More...
RPA midwife Brydie Griffin on a journey with families for a second time More...
Clinic improves access to mental health support for Sydney’s Muslim community More...
A special story telling circle engages staff during NAIDOC Week celebrations More...
RPA celebrates 100,000 PET scans with two new scanners set to further improve disease diagnosis and treatment More...
Cultural Support Workers recruited to help District's diverse communities navigate health services More...
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital one of eight Australian hospitals to make the top 100 globally More...
Seven surgical robots in action across the Camperdown campus More...
Get up, get dressed, get moving, feel better More...
Sharing stories from the heart More...
Staff forge new relationships over a cup of tea More...
We imagine, transform, lead and experience the best of our District More...
Recognising our achievements with awards and scholarships More...
A comfortable, functional dialysis chair wins the $45,000 Sydney Research innovation challenge More...
Girls win top prize for program that fosters a positive attitude to health and wellbeing More...
Team designs FluCARE app to help nursing homes quickly respond to flu outbreaks More...
New system allows IV fluids to be managed from anywhere in hospital More...
Mentors aim to support women to reach top roles in health and medical research sector More...
RPA hospital assistant Azra Imsirovic’s simple actions bring comfort to a patient and his family More...
A dedicated support group at Concord Hospital makes talking about bowel cancer a little easier More...
Patients drive design of dialysis chair chosen as finalist in The Big Idea innovation challenge More...
Microsoft's Dr Nic Woods is the keynote speaker at this year's Sydney Innovation and Research Symposium More...
Recliner chairs help move RPA's palliative care patients outdoors in comfort More...
Explore the world of mixed reality and much more in the new ICT Lounge More...
Resident doctor Tom Morrison “humbled” by prestigious award win More...
Neurology Professor David Burke leads our distinguished list of recipients More...
A Sydney family's donation helps fund a revamp of the General Practice Casualty service at Balmain hospital More...
We bring HIV and Hep C testing to Newtown Neighbourhood Centre More...
Imagine, Transform, Lead, Experience More...
Professors John Rasko and P. Joy Ho recognised for ground-breaking work on thalassaemia More...
Tales from the front line of health More...
Inspiring women leaders networking and sharing ideas More...
Julie McCrossin and Glenn Daniel return to Innovation Week More...
Exploring ways to improve the experience of our patients and the people important to them More...
Experiencing the best in research and innovation in our District More...
After 52 years, theatre stalwart Derric Ashworth's career at Concord comes to a close More...
Vaccination in May is the best protection against influenza More...
Forest Lodge Child and Family Health Centre offers services in the community More...
Sydney becomes one of the first metro LHDs to implement eMeds in all inpatient sites More...
Graduates from our first Indigenous work readiness program set to explore new career paths More...
Bronze baby sculpture finds a new home at RPA on Mother’s Day More...
Hospital tour inspires Indigenous students with robotics, simulated surgery and art More...
Concord Hospital nurse practitioner Karina So vies for prestigious nursing award More...
Celebrating the extraordinary contribution of Professor Phil Harris AM to Health More...
Sydney high school students to raise awareness about mental health and wellbeing through public speaking competition More...
Indigenous families encouraged to have a flu shot ahead of winter More...
Junior doctor investigates attitudes towards flu vaccination among Concord Hospital’s geriatric medicine staff More...
Patients to benefit as digital X-ray machines are installed at Canterbury and Concord hospitals More...
Afghanistan Veteran Gary Wilson shares his inspiring story of survival at Anzac service More...
Tyler Blah documents his leukaemia diagnosis and treatment to help others confronting life-changing illnesses More...
Nola Harris has taken up weight training at age 102 More...
Building partnership to improve health and wellbeing of Sydney's Rohingya community More...
Works set to begin on exciting upgrade of busy facility More...
New midwifery outreach clinics offer women antenatal care near where they live More...
Unique clinic helps improve the physical health of people with severe mental illness More...
District tops the nation as new approach successfully prevents patients developing pressure injuries in hospital More...
Creating therapeutic spaces to help patients in their recovery More...
Female surgeon Danielle van Diepen furthers her skills in robotics surgery as first recipient of new fellowship More...
RPA specialist team performs 100th case of radical cancer surgery More...
Dr Karen Luxford and Richard Acheson join Sydney Local Health District Board More...
RPA researcher Payal Mukherjee leads project that aims to print a human ear More...
Concord Hospital Redevelopment reaches a major milestone as main works begin More...
Research collaboration to combat growing burden of musculoskeletal disease and physical inactivity More...
Giant tunnel borer named in honour of former RPA Mabel Newill. More...
Dr Bethan Richards' to lead MDOK program supporting the wellbeing of junior doctors More...
Teaching kids about healthy eating and activity through fun More...
Creative play is an important part of childhood development More...
Our newest doctors get started in Sydney Local Health District More...
Our clinicians and community health professionals honoured More...
It’s almost time for the kids to go back to school and that means planning school lunches More...
What to do if your child is nervous or anxious about going to school More...
Ways to avoid being overcome by the heat More...
Artist Simon Fieldhouse captures experience of surgeons and patients in RPA’s operating theatres More...
Helping to make healthy choices easier by increasing the healthy food and drink options available to our community when they visit our hospitals More...
The people helping make Christmas a little easier for patients with mental illness More...
Make applying sunscreen part of your daily routine over summer to reduce the risk of skin cancer More...
Ditch devices in favour of active outdoor family activities during the summer school holidays More...
A rise in HIV cases acquired overseas sparks a health warning to travellers More...
Sydney Local Health District celebrates the season of giving with a festive focus on patients, families, volunteers and staff More...
Doctors and nurses urge people to make responsible choices over the festive season More...
Remember to check and collect prescription medication in the lead-up to Christmas More...
We celebrate the festive season with our community at Concord West More...
We thank our volunteer visitors who provide companionship to those living in aged care facilities More...
Historian's 'fluke' discovery in Canberra leads to wishing well being returned to Yaralla. More...
App to educate and empower at-risk new mums with high blood pressure wins the Pitch More...
With many safe and innovative HIV tests now available, a reminder to get tested for HIV and 'know your status' this World AIDS Day, 1 December. More...
A new ICT 'Smart Room' which simulates the digital hospital environment is now available for student and staff training at Concord Hospital. More...
We say thanks to a special group of staff who care for premature and very sick babies and their families. More...
Canterbury Hospital opens its doors to the local community to showcase its health services. More...
Three Concord Hospital clinicians enjoyed the opportunity to work closely with veterans as mental health responders during the Invictus Games. More...
Two international leaders in the field shared their experiences in innovations in digital health at RPA. More...
Forum brings together key partners to combat intimate partner and family violence More...
Innovative music, art and poetry workshops are enriching the lives of RPA's dementia patients and their carers More...
Face painting, food stalls, hospital tours and Flamenco and Ethiopian dancing on show as Canterbury Hospital opens its doors to the community. More...
Concord Hospital commemorated 100 years since the guns on the Western Front fell silent on Remembrance Day. More...
Behind-the-scenes filming with popular Channel 7 drama More...
Cancer researcher Professor Georgina Long wins prestigious award for work that's tripled melanoma survival rates More...
Expanded role for District's auditors benefits patients and the clinicians who care for them More...
RPA opens its doors to showcase its pioneering patient care to the local community More...
A showcase of the work across NSW tackling HIV, viral hepatitis and sexually transmitted infections More...
Free health checks and information for vets and war widows More...
Joan Krefft's generous bequest to RPA More...
Our community shares images of their favourite places during Mental Health Month More...
Detailed plans for Australia's first comprehensive centre for veterans' and their families unveiled More...
One of RPA's first therapy dogs pays her final visit More...
Vivienne Bush recognised for three decades of outstanding contribution More...
Athletes’ courage inspires Nik Matiouk to volunteer at Invictus Games More...
Raising awareness of the risk of clots during hospital stays More...
Come along to RPA for tours, talks, exhibitions, market stalls, performances and health information More...
Support at work helps Alexis care for her patients and her son More...
Parents of babies in newborn care collect beads to mark medical milestones and challenges More...
Caitlin Wheelahan cares for her elderly parents with the support of Sydney Local Health District More...
Innovative study teaches patients psychological strategies to help manage multiple sclerosis More...
Our teams take 10,000 steps a day to improve their health and raise money for charity More...
The magnificent Thomas Walker Estate comes alive with spectacular floral and gardening displays More...
A project to create a home-like area for dementia patients wins The Pitch More...
ClinTrial Refer app expanding to include all Australian clinical trials More...
Dr Scott Murray awarded for JMO mentoring program More...
Colouring in competition encourages students to recognise their feelings More...
Renowned florist Sean Cook to create Rivendell Flower Show installation at his childhood home More...
Junior doctor wellbeing program recognised in icare awards More...
Medical and psychiatry experts join forces for first time More...
Two Concord nurses finalists in state awards More...
Healthy family fun in the spring sun for people... and their pooches!. More...
During Multicultural Health Week, we came together with multicultural communities and groups to celebrate diversity at our annual Multicultural Leaders Forum. More...
Nurturing the District's leaders of the future. More...
Broadcaster Glenn Daniel's generous gift to RPA's Cardiology Department. More...
RPA's comprehensive stroke service makes all the difference to stroke patients. More...
RPA Children's Ward in Australian-first roll-out of domestic violence routine screening. More...
Professor John Thompson's decades of dedication honoured. More...
RPA medicos past and present paid tribute to outstanding clinicians. More...
CE Teresa Anderson details the District's $1.772 billion budget. More...
SLHD first in state to pilot new electronic referral system. More...
RPA social workers develop support pack for those far from home. More...
Dr Teresa Anderson is profiled in The Sydney Morning Herald. More...
Our energy-efficient lighting project aims to reduce our carbon footprint. More...
How Sam Jomaa took a tragedy and turned it into a welcome teaching opportunity. More...
Professor John Rasko to talk about how developments in cell science and genetics are transforming medicine. More...
We say a fond farewell to RPA Head of Dermatology Professor Wolfgang Weninger. More...
District clinician-researchers awarded major NHMRC grants. More...
2017 Big Idea winners awarded major grant to further develop iFix corneal pen. More...
Bilateral lung transplant recipient Adam Wells' quest to raise awareness of organ donation. More...
A new Residential Aged Care Facility outreach service allows our team to work with residential care facilities to provide improved services for elderly people. More...
We're celebrating 10 years of the JobSupport Program in Sydney Local Health District, helping people with an intellectual disability achieve employment. More...
World-leading diet and ageing researcher Professor Luigi Fontana joins us. More...
Edward Feist is living proof of the importance of organ donation. More...
A new multilingual video to educate people about hepatitis C testing and treatment has been launched. More...
Collaboration agreements with the University of Sydney. More...
Landmark study uses whole genome sequencing to identify the genetic causes of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. More...
RPA develops state's first double humidicrib. More...
Epidemiologist Emma Quinn to head to Broome. More...
Have you ever considered a career running one of Australia's top hospitals or health services? More...
A new electronic medication system for cancer medications is in use at RPA and Concord Hospitals. More...
Sign up to go Dry in July or make a donation to the Concord Cancer Centre to support our cancer patients. More...
Funding boost to translate research to better health outcomes. More...
A landmark study on the benefits of deferred cord clamping for premature babies is named trial of the year. More...
An innovative technology that delivers nanoscale messengers to the lungs wins $45,000 pre-seed funding. More...
Digital dentistry and a tool to streamline patient flow from EDs win The Pitch - Symposium edition. More...
Kelly Foran's quest to help patients from rural and remote areas navigate the complex health systems. More...
Recognising our achievements with awards and scholarships. More...
RPA's Greg Fox wins $2.48m in grants to tackle antibiotic use in Vietnam. More...
Our local schools show us what they do to be healthy. More...
A week of imagining, transforming and leading health and healthcare excellence. More...
New technology for premature babies allows parents to watch from home. More...
Hospital visiting hours to be relaxed in new trial. More...
CE Dr Teresa Anderson among District staff honoured. More...
Record $150m boost to cardiovascular research. More...
Quick thinking by pilots and crew leads to life-saving treatment by RPA stroke team More...
More than 200 people came along to get their flu shot at our free community flu vaccination clinic at Redfern Health Centre More...
A new Aboriginal Cultural Garden has been unveiled at Concord Hospital. More...
Getting ready for the rollout of the full NDIS More...
Raymond Blackadder wins gold at the Special Olympics More...
We say thank you to our nurses and midwives More...
Our Workplace Giving Program has donated an additional $27,000 to support maternal healthcare services in Africa. More...
The hospital ship Centaur was sunk during World War II More...
Using cutting-edge technology to improve patient care and safety More...
Cardiac rehabilitation the key to recovery from heart attack and surgery More...
A decade of providing care for patients and their loved ones More...
Recognising our staff who work behind the scenes More...
Dr Teresa Anderson and Alice Kang profiled in new exhibition on female leadership. More...
Artist Annette Barlow has created a mural inside the paediatric department as part of March Arts. More...
Our community comes together at Kokoda Track dawn service. More...
RPA clinicians discover gene therapy cure for thalassaemia. More...
Concord Hospital's Intensive Care Unit has gone live with electronic medication management program, part of the hospital's digital transformation. More...
Fond farewell to Spina Bifida specialist Dr Carolyn West. More...
The wrap-up of our inaugural March Arts festival. More...
A singing workshop for patients with Parkinson's disease aims to improve voice and speech disorders. More...
Yaralla House has provided high-level care for people with HIV-associated neurological conditions since 1998. More...
The Aboriginal Health Strategic Plan 2018-2022 is launched. More...
Glenn Daniel's memoir tells of his career in radio and life-threatening health battles. More...
A priceless piece of medical history is preserved for future generations to view. More...
A new clinic at RPA's neurology department is helping patients with younger-onset dementia and their families. More...
A pinball machine and a compression therapy device for clients receiving nursing care at home were the big winners thismonth. More...
Social inclusion and ensuring 'no one gets left behind' was the focus of Sydney Local Health District's second annual Equity Fest. More...
Thousands of people flocked to the Sydney Local Health District stall at Fair Day, with the rainbow frisbees and free fruit proving popular with the young and the young at heart. More...
RPA marks the sesquicentenary of the shooting of Prince Alfred - the catalyst for the establishment of the hospital that bears his name. More...
The extraordinary contribution of six distinguished clinicians and researchers in the field of melanoma is being celebrated at a gala event in February. More...
A friendly face heralds the transformation of outpatient services. More...
Give the gift of heart-healthy tips this February 14. More...
A number of staff from Sydney Local Health District were acknowledged in this year's Australia Day awards. More...
Concord Hospital's Alice Kang has been named City of Canada Bay's Citizen of the Year. More...
A splash of purple heralds the start of a new year on the RPA campus. More...
The death of four ABC newsmen prompted journalist Louise Randall to embark on a new career in medicine. More...
Eurella is a new model of care that helps people with severe and enduring mental illness avoid hospital. More...
Sydney's population will grow by more than 2.1 million to 6.42 million people in the next 20 years, official government forecasts show. More...
Hundreds of people attended the inaugural Carols at Yaralla event on a beautiful summer's evening in December. More...
In a world first, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital researchers are among an international team to have developed a gene therapy for the life-threatening blood disorder, haemophilia. More...
Mental health inpatients could soon be wearing these futuristic glasses to improve their sleep patterns and reduce their need for sedative medications. More...
The ground-breaking achievements and contributions of the state's health care interpreters over the past 40 years was celebrated at a special event at NSW Parliament House. More...

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