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The Governor-General David Hurley and his wife Linda Hurley hosted a reception at Admiralty House to celebrate the ANZAC Research Institute's more than 20 years of delivering internationally renowned biomedical research.
Indigenous construction company awarded enabling works contract for RPA redevelopment.
NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard toured the new healthcare facility at Green Square.
RPA clinicians reveal what they believe makes the hospital a great institution.
RPA nurses reflect on the changes they’ve seen at the hospital over time.
RPA nurses share the achievements they’re most proud of
Our Chief Executive Dr Teresa Anderson participated in Sydney University’s announcement about its landmark investment in a nation-leading biomedical precinct.
We invited artists to design murals to brighten RPA's campus as part of our annual arts festival.
Former Graduate Health Management Program participant Walter Towney, shares his journey to a leadership role in healthcare.
District's Mobile Health Clinic visits Riverwood.
Kyle Avila has his siblings to thank for the gift of life.
Allied Health Research Conference 2022.
During NAIDOC Week, we launched our Jarjums Connections Program and have been learning about our District's Aboriginal cultural totems.
Children at Garfield St Children's Centre in Five Dock are participating in a pilot of our Jarjums Connections Program.
The Sydney Institute for Women, Children, and their Families has awarded a series of $20,000 grants to assist innovative research projects.
Robotic advancements are supporting improved patient care.
Work will soon start on an Australian-first cutting-edge health and technology complex on RPA’s campus, thanks to a grant of more than $140 million over four years from the NSW Government.
Innovation Week is a special time in our District when we come together to thank staff, highlight services and share ideas about new ways to deliver compassionate, high-quality, patient-centred care.
An Aboriginal artwork that depicts Rosemarie Slater’s cancer journey was unveiled during a special ceremony at RPA Hospital.
Concord's head of Palliative Care Associate Professor Ghauri Aggarwal joined the Premier for a funding announcement.
Digital technology drives the future of healthcare.
Today we celebrated our staff who care for our community, our clinical trial winners and crowned The Big Idea champions.
We held a special breakfast to acknowledge the contribution of women in our District.
Symposium focuses on health and wellbeing of LGBTIQ+ communities.
NStaff health and wellbeing was at the heart of appreciation activities across our District as Innovation Week 2022 officially began.
We're helping to protect our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities who face a greater risk of getting sick with flu.
NSW's first public, purpose-built Parent and Baby Unit for severe perinatal mental illness.
Our District is celebrating 12 months of providing support for women and their families at a midwifery clinic at Concord Hospital.
During Patient Experience Week, Ken Zulumovski discussed the care he received from our team at RPA Virtual Hospital.
Critically ill patients in far western NSW are benefiting from a new virtual intensive care service that links them and their clinicians with intensive care specialists from our District.
We'd like to congratulate our winners in the 2021 NSW Health Excellence in Nursing and Midwifery Awards, which recognise the contribution nurses and midwives make to the health and wellbeing of patients, women and families across NSW.
The trial of a hands-free wearable communication device, called the Vocera Badge, has sped up staff response times and enhanced patient care at RPA and Concord hospitals.
Concord Hospital's new clinical services building has officially opened, with the $341 million stage one redevelopment marking a new era in healthcare for staff, patients and the community.
RPA’s Newborn Care team is set to create in-language educational videos to better support culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) families to care for their babies, after winning the latest round of The Pitch.
We've opened a new Child and Family Health Clinic in Zetland to support families to tackle the challenges that can come with parenthood.
We reflect on the significance of opening the RPA COVID Vaccination Centre, which marked the start of our of vaccine rollout.
The construction of a new health centre RPA HealthOne is underway, bringing the local community another step closer to accessing comprehensive care close to home.
We caught up with the Sydney Airport COVID vaccination team on their final day in the office as they celebrated their amazing service to the community.
Governor-General David Hurley and Mrs Hurley, patrons of Asbestos Diseases Research Institute, visited the facility to meet the team.
We welcomed the Governor-General David Hurley and his wife Linda Hurley to the NSW Health Vaccination Centre at Sydney Olympic Park
Our team has been providing COVID-19 booster shots for people living with disability and older people in our community
Got questions about the COVID-19 vaccination for children? Get them answered by Dr James Edwards, Clinical Lead at the NSW Health Vaccination Centre
Rose, Mae, and Ayesha share their experiences getting their COVID-19 vaccination.
Book your 5-11 year old for their COVID-19 vaccination today. Our friendly and welcoming clinics are listed at
The youngest Australians to be vaccinated against COVID-19 have received their first dose with the state's vaccination program opening for 5-11 year olds.
Give yourself the gift of extra protection from COVID-19. Our Sydney Olympic Park Vaccination Centre is offering Pfizer and Moderna boosters if it's been five months since your second dose. Walk-in or book now.
Do you live in the Canterbury area? Get your COVID booster shot at Canterbury Hospital - walk-in or book online.
How long has it been since your second dose of COVID-19 vaccination? Check your vax certificate now - if it's been 5 months, then it's time for a booster.
This year our dedicated team marked five decades of providing care for newborns.
As part of our District's commitment to diversity and inclusion, we join together to make reasonable adjustments to the work environment for our staff living with disability.
He might have made a list and he might have checked it twice.. but Santa had one more very important thing to tick off on his to-do list for Christmas 2021. And our team at the NSW Health Vaccination Centre - Sydney Olympic Park had great fun helping him do that.
Our Pharmacy team has worked hard to ensure the safe storage and preparation of the thousands of COVID-19 vaccines that are administered by the District every day
District explores further expanding telehealth care.
Strategies help families return to school after home-learning.
Gai Stackpool shares how the District's support for carers in workplace helps her look after her patients and her elderly parents.
District's interpreters key players in vaccine program.
Concord Hospital has marked a new chapter in its history, with a new eight-storey clinical services building opening its doors to patients.
Lisa McCrohon shares her story about checking on each other during lockdown.
Concord Hospital has fast tracked the completion of the $341.2 million redevelopment project, to provide enhanced healthcare for patients.
We partnered with AMS Redfern to run a Koori Vaccination Clinic for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community.
Our District is celebrating reaching a momentous milestone, delivering one million vaccines to help protect people against COVID-19.
Sport fans turn out to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Concord Hospital respiratory specialist Dr Lucy Morgan shares the stories of three of her COVID-19 patients.
We've opened another vaccination clinic to further boost our capacity to protect people against COVID-19.
Canterbury Bulldogs icon Terry Lamb shares a COVID-19 vaccination message.
Nurse Sarah Fletcher talks about what to expect when you come to one of our pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics.
Construction workers and university students share messages about getting a COVID-19 vaccine at the NSW Health Vaccination Centre at Sydney Olympic Park.
GP Dr Fariha Dib explains why vaccination against COVID-19 is so important.
Former Premier Morris Iemma shares a message about the benefits of getting vaccinated against COVID-19.
Community leaders share a message with the community.
Canterbury Hospital's COVID-19 testing clinic is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can find the clinic at 575 Canterbury Road, Campsie.
Community members Abdul and Omar talk about getting COVID-19 vaccines.
Our team at Special Health Accommodation is working hard to protect the community from COVID-19.
We partnered with The Exodus Foundation to vaccinate some of the vulnerable members of our community against COVID-19.
One of our contact tracers, nurse Muzhgan Soultani shares a message about how the community can best help them.
We've expanded the capacity of our COVID-19 Testing Clinic at Canterbury Hospital.
The parents of Lieutenant Michael Fussell, an Australian soldier killed in Afghanistan, joined veterans groups and supporters for the official opening of Fussell House, that's been named in honour of their son.
District welcomes Anil Lama at NSW Health Vaccination Centre.
We joined Tara Elliffe at her appointment to get her COVID-19 jab at the Vaccination Centre at RPA.
We were pleased to welcome multicultural and religious leaders to receive their COVID-19 vaccination at the NSW Health Vaccination Centre.
We've launched a campaign to boost early detection of breast cancer in Aboriginal women in our District.
Balaram Pradban and his wife Minu were first in line when we started delivering AstraZeneca vaccinations to those 50 and over at Sydney Olympic Park.
Cyber security expert Abhijeet Mukherjee is the 50, 000th patient we have vaccinated against COVID-19 at the NSW Health Vaccination Centre at Sydney Olympic Park.
The flu shot is now available. Talk to your GP today about your annual flu shot.
To celebrate our nurses and midwives, we asked some of our patients and families what they value most about our staff.
Thousands of people have registered for COVID-19 immunisations at The NSW Health Vaccination Centre at Sydney Olympic Park.
We're asking for your help in response to the latest NSW COVID-19 cases. If you have COVID-19 symptoms, even if mild, please get tested immediately.
The NSW Health Vaccination Centre at Sydney Olympic Park is opening on Monday 10 May. Looking forward to seeing you soon!
The first look at progress inside the NSW Health Vaccination Centre at Sydney Olympic Park.
Angela and Paul share their story and experience in Sydney Local Health District's Special Health Accommodation.
We held an ANZAC service at Concord Hospital's Centenary Garden to pay our respects to those who have served our nation in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations.
Air Ambulances flying critically ill or injured patients to Concord Hospital now have a new concrete landing site, which is operational 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
Learn how patients and staff at Concord Hospital will benefit from the construction of a new Clinical Services Building.
Learn about a team at Concord Hospital dedicated to safe and effective medication use.
Find out about our team who has now cared for 10,000 people in Special Health Accommodation.
We're working to improve the health and wellbeing of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
RPA Sexual Health Clinic offers free care and support
Find out how PACMAN is helping staff care for patients in RPA ED.
Meet our Diversity and Inclusion Officer Anderson Parker.
Getting tested is the best way you can help everyone have a happy, healthy and safe new year
RPA Artist-in-Residence Bethanie Montano explores the benefits of connecting with nature
Meet Shelley. A mum who was able to give the gift of life to her son for a second time.
We take a look back at what has been an extraordinary year.
Meet Trent 'Dooley' Thomson. We're inspired by the way he stayed positive during his time in our care.
Host Julie McCrossin meets some of the team who have been helping to protect our community in 2020.
Host Julie McCrossin meets some of the team who has been helping to care for our elderly and frail residents.
Host Julie McCrossin pops in on the team from our hard-working Public Health Unit.
Julie McCrossin meets some of the nurses who have been leading our response to COVID-19.
Congratulations to the winners of our Healthy Connections School Project Competition.
This Veterans' Health Week, we spoke to the NCVH team about how they are helping to support Australia's veterans.
Want to know a little more about the National Centre for Veterans’ Healthcare?
A stroke survivor shares the valuable role OT played in his rehabilitation
Concord Hospital's 214-bed clinical services building has reached its highest point of construction.
Meet some of our hard-working and skilled Allied Health staff.
The team at Sydney Dental Hospital get creative with their message for World Cavity Free Future Day
Celebrating the first birthday of Charlene Nguyen, the first baby born in NSW to have a fully digital health record
We see you, we acknowledge you and we thank you for the work you do each day to improve lives
20 minutes every 2 years can save a life.
Transparent face masks the big winner in round 21 of The Pitch.
Let’s keep going together and keep our community safe – wash your hands, keep your distance in public, wear a mask where needed and please get tested if you are unwell.
Celebrating the many ways our pharmacists work together to improve public health and medication management.
Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II
Setting up a COVID-19 clinic is a huge collaborative effort, involving our Emergency Operations Centre, Engineering, Graphic Design, Printing, Nursing and Executive teams. Meet some of the faces involved each time we set up a new pop-up clinic.
Sydney Local Health District is piloting an app that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to measure, analyse and treat patient wounds - with RPA the first hospital in Australia to test the revolutionary technology.
In July 2020, our teams reached the milestone of 100,000 COVID-19 tests. An outstanding effort from everyone involved, including the team at our newest pop-up clinic.
District requests visitors stay home to protect patients.
Creative ideas helping children get tested.
Dr Rebecca Hogbin explains why it's important to keep up measures to stop the spread.
From driving cabin crew to delivering COVID-19 swabs for Sydney Local Health District.
Food blogger organises 10,000 meals and snacks for health care workers.
We pay tribute to Alice Kang, Concord Hospital's Marketing Director, who has retired after 46 years of service.
Sonia Prasad talks about her recovery from COVID-19, while under the care of rpavirtual
Find out why Peter Jack, Aboriginal Health Project Officer for Drug Health Services, thinks his role is the best job he’s ever had.
A junior doctor is behind a new campaign to encourage community members to show their appreciation directly to health care workers across Sydney Local Heath District, particularly during COVID-19.
District delivers 4000 meals to vulnerable residents' homes.
Partnership formed to help homeless people and boarding house residents.
Restrictions have eased, but Dr Leena Gupta explains why it’s still important to be vigilant.
Nurse Manager Tara Finnie helped to set up one of our drive-through COVID-19 testing clinics. She has a simple message for anyone who is feeling unwell.
District applauds extraordinary contribution of nurses and midwives.
Children star in District's music video about fuss-free mealtimes.
Sydney Local Health District marked ANZAC Day with a wreath-laying ceremony at Concord Hospital.
Australian singer diagnosed with COVID-19 shares rpavirtual experience.
Dr Leena Gupta talks about why its important that anyone with symptoms gets tested.
We’ve increased COVID-19 testing in the Inner West. Dr Leena Gupta from the Public Health Unit explains why.
Jennifer Taylor, from the District’s Institute of Musculoskeletal Health, shares basic breathing techniques that may help with stress relief and emotional regulation during these challenging times.
In this video, Jennifer demonstrates “box” breathing exercises that may help with stress relief and emotional regulation during these challenging times.
In this video, Jennifer demonstrates sequences of seated yoga poses that may help with stress relief and emotional regulation during these challenging times.
In this video, Jennifer demonstrates sequences of standing yoga poses that may help with stress relief and emotional regulation during these challenging times.
Meet some of our unsung heroes, the team manning our COVID-19 call centre and hotline.
Our Diversity Hub team has been working hard to ensure that all our communities are being supported during this challenging time.
We have many unsung heroes working together against COVID-19, including our cleaners who play such vital roles in keeping our patients, staff, visitors and the community safe.
Meet the Nurse Practitioner with many hats, who is helping to lift the spirits of people arriving at the staff COVID-19 screening station each day at Redfern Health Centre.
Our staff are working around the clock protecting the community from COVID-19. In this video, RPA emergency doctor Sinead Ni Bhraonain asks for your assistance - and kindness.
When times get tough, we stick together and pitch in to help. A huge thanks to everyone across the District sharing the load with positivity and enthusiasm during COVID-19.
An incredible amount of work goes on behind the scenes every day to keep a hospital running. During COVID-19, our workload has increased exponentially - and our staff have risen to the challenge.
RPA Virtual Hospital's Director of Nursing tells us more about how her team is caring for our COVID-19 patients.
Sydney Local Health District has set up a new multidisciplinary team to enhance and extend its health care services for people with an intellectual disability. See highlights from the launch event celebrating the new STrIDeS team.
We opened the state’s first Virtual Hospital in February 2020. Here is what one of our carers thinks it will mean for her family.
RPA Virtual Hospital opened in February 2020. We asked some of our patients and families what this new way of caring will mean to them.
Meet the local children who won a competition to select names for the two tower cranes that are on site for the Concord Hospital redevelopment.
See highlights from Sydney Local Health District's Annual General Meeting, held Wednesday 13 November, 2019.
We think you’ll be delighted by these highlights from a year long trial of creative arts workshops for dementia patients.
District develops plan to aid delivery of health care to diverse communities.
This thank you message from a mum who experienced a difficult birth at Canterbury Hospital reminds us why we do what we do each day.
To mark National Recycling Week, we take a look at one of the sustainability initiatives we’re championing in our District.
RPA's Midwifery Group Practice cares for pregnant women and new mums at home.
Charlene Nguyen is the first baby born following the go-live of PowerChart Maternity.
The magnificent Thomas Walker Estate comes alive with beautiful floral displays, a floral fashions catwalk, live music, market stalls and lots of fun for all ages.
Four ornately carved arches honouring RPA's first donors have been carefully restored
Celebrating a decade of providing regular gatherings at cafes in the community for people with dementia and their carers
Collaboration was the big winner at the latest round of The Pitch Page: videos
The Premier and two Ministers tour the Redevelopment site, meet haematology patients and officially open two operating theatres
Congratulations to the winner of the 20th Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Foundation Research Medal for excellence and outstanding achievement in medical research.
Organ donors and recipients and their families come together to celebrate the gift of life.
Click here to watch the full ceremony.
Triple transplant recipient Cody Sheehan takes a superhero approach to life.
Bringing comfort and tranquillity to hundreds of patients and their families for 5 years.
A special experience of Sydney Language put together by our staff to open this year's Sydney Innovation and Research Symposium.
RPA's Molecular Imaging Department is celebrating a rare milestone, after carrying out their 100,000th PET scan.
It has been an amazing week in Sydney Local Health District. Here are just a few highlights.
Watch highlights of The Big Idea 2019, to see who wins $45,000 for their Big Idea that could revolutionise healthcare.
Five finalists present their innovative idea for a share of $50,000 in funding.
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Sydney Research and Innovation Symposium, both at the venue, and online via our live-stream.
We think you’ll be inspired by the winners of our 2019 School Science Competition.
With 7 robots in action and 120 people taking part in training and skills sessions, the Sydney Robotics Masterclass was a perfect way to wrap up Innovation Week 2019.
The New South Wales Premier was among those to offer her thoughts on innovation and mentorship at our Women's Leadership Breakfast at State Parliament.
There was laughter, tears and plenty of wisdom shared at the Patient and Family Experience Symposium 2019.
RPA hospital assistant Azra Imsirovic's simple actions bring comfort to a patient and his family.
A big thank you to all those who joined us for our first Cuppa with a Colleague today. It was a lovely start to Innovation week 2019.
We're proud to say that our staff are our greatest resource. So we're kicking-off Innovation Week 2019 with a cuppa and conversation.
You've heard all about the #EndPJparalysis campaign. Now it's time to get involved.
A new team has joined our District to help migrant and refugee communities combat the challenges they face navigating health care services.
'This is the way in for people who have a problem', and this re-designed space is the 'support that you as care providers need to help make that an easy process.'
We're counting down to Innovation Week 2019. The series of events will bring together great ideas, inspirational stories and cutting-edge research from around our District.
Many of us spend the majority of our waking hours at our work place with our colleagues. The People Matter Employee Survey is an opportunity for all staff to have a say and provide feedback on what it is like to work in Sydney Local Health District. Take the survey now.
Health workers play an important part in preventing the spread of influenza. This month, our staff have chosen well, and had their flu shots at the staff vaccination days and drop-in clinics held across the District.
Meet Robert Lamberth. He's an RPA patient who has become the first person outside of the United States to to undergo potentially life-changing gene therapy for the blood disorder haemophilia A.
It's business as usual now at our new Child and Family Health Centre at Forest Lodge, after a colourful official opening.
Meet some of the graduates from our first Indigenous work readiness program, who are set to explore new career paths.
We were delighted to help inspire young indigenous students during a tour of the RPA Institute of Academic Surgery and Robotics Training Institute.
102 year old Sheelagh Good shows how Concord Hospital's Transition Care Program has helped her get her dancing shoes back on following a hip fracture.
As part of celebrations for International Nurses and Midwives Day, we asked some of our experienced staff for their words of wisdom, in the form of a message to their 20 year old self.
We’re celebrating a major milestone after the successful rollout of eMeds at Canterbury Hospital. eMeds is now live across all of the District’s main inpatient sites. It replaces paper medical charts with an electronic system for prescribing, dispensing and administering patient medications.
The Governor of NSW was among those to lay a wreath at our 2019 Anzac Service at Kokoda Track Memorial Walkway. Concord Hospital has a proud history and longstanding connection with our veterans and their loved ones.
Sharing about your experience with bowel cancer is being made a little easier through a dedicated support group run by the team at Concord Hospital.
The class of 2018 Aboriginal Trainees has left a lasting legacy at the Centre for Education and Workforce Development (CEWD), after helping to design and name a new cultural garden.
Tyler Blah documents his leukaemia diagnosis and treatment to help others confronting life-changing illnesses.
It was an engaging, informative and colourful day at our 3rd annual Equity Fest, an event designed to encourage and develop partnerships to foster health equity.
It was an inspiring and uplifting day as we celebrated the achievements of the class of 2018.16 trainees in Health Administration and Health Services Assistance are now well on their way to a new career in health.
Our annual March Arts celebration has wrapped up, after 59 exhibitions at 8 venues. March Arts is a fun and colourful showcase of the talents of our staff, our patients and our community. It's also a reminder of the benefits of integrating the arts in to healthcare.
A mural by Aboriginal artist James P. Simon has been unveiled at the Concord Centre for Palliative Care. The artwork has been designed to make the Centre a place where Aboriginal people feel safe, welcome and respected.
There was a focus on suicide prevention and building strong families at Sydney Local Health District’s 2019 Close The Gap Day event.
Our innovation challenge is back for 2019, and the first winning idea is one that will engage all five senses.
A message from the Chief Executive on International Women's Day.
Concord Hospital Redevelopment reaches a major milestone as main works begin.
Researchers and clinicians collaborate to launch the Institute for Musculoskeletal Health in Sydney.
Ways to avoid being overcome by the heat
Take extra care of your family over the festive season to avoid the hospital ED
Service provides urgent treatment for minor injuries and illnesses usually treated by a GP
A visit to the Institute of Academy Surgery inspires young women to pursue careers in STEMM
Doctors and nurses urge people to make responsible choices over the festive season
Christmas Carols and Classic Hits. It was an evening of great music and festive family fun at our annual Carols at Yaralla. Were you there? Can you spot yourself in the crowd?.
We thank our volunteer visitors who provide companionship to those living in aged care facilities.
A rap song to encourage fuss-free family meals, a heart-health app for new mums, and another app to help intensive care patients communicate with staff are some of the winning ideas that will be developed, following the latest round of The Pitch.
Volunteers celebrate 25 years of visiting isolated aged care residents from diverse backgrounds.
When do you see a jumping castle on a Hospital front lawn? When it's Open Day at Canterbury. Have a look at some of the fun we had showcasing our services to the community.
How can technology drive personalised models of health care? Two leaders in the field shared their experiences at a key Digital Health and Informatics Network (DHIN) event, hosted at RPA.
Celebrating 100 years since the guns on the Western Front fell silent and a signed armistice brought an end to the Great War.
A plan to inform, empower, connect and influence young people in Sydney's Inner West.
Visiting hospital has never been so much fun! See what we got up to at RPA's 2018 Open Day.
9 out of 10 women who develop breast cancer do not have a family history. October is breast cancer awareness month. If you're aged 50-74, book your free BreastScreen.
From a miracle baby to the latest in Aged Care and dementia research; AGM 2018 offered a fascinating and inspiring look at some of the work being done by our dedicated and skilled clinicians, and how that is helping to improve the lives of our patients and their families.
Meet Kim. She's just one of the dedicated support staff who come to work each day to help Sydney Local Health District's executive team and clinicians to continue to provide high-quality, patient and family centred care.
Bevan Rankins has his mum to thank for his life-changing decision to come and work in Sydney Local Health District. And he wouldn't change a thing.
Meet Simona. She's one of the passionate and dedicated Sydney District Nursing staff who provide at-home care for our patients. In her words, it's a job she's proud to have.
A very special smile now awaits visitors to Sydney Dental Hospital. A dedicated concierge is there to lend a helping hand to patients, families and carers, who can sometimes be in great pain or have travelled long distances.
We're excited to announce that Innovation Week will return in 2019, building on this year's successes and promising many more inspiring moments.
Minister for Health, Brad Hazzard toured the Concord Hospital Redevelopment site and unveiled plans for Australia's first comprehensive centre for veterans and their families.
The CHAT initiative has launched across Sydney Local Health District, supporting local carers in their work.
Did you know 9 out of 10 women who develop breast cancer do not have a family history? October is breast cancer awareness month - if you’re aged 50-74, book your free BreastScreen.
Nearly half of all Australians will experience mental illness in their lifetime. We're being encouraged to 'Share the Journey' this Mental Health Month.
The magnificent Thomas Walker Estate comes alive with spectacular floral and gardening displays.
A replica fireplace and bright tablecloths will add a homely touch to a hospital stay for dementia patients, thanks to one of the winning ideas from The Pitch.
Nearly half of all Australians will experience mental in their lifetime. We're being encouraged to 'Share the Journey' this Mental Health Month.
Did you know 1 in 8 women in NSW will develop breast cancer? October is breast cancer awareness month - if you're aged 50-74, book your free BreastScreen.
Healthy family fun in the spring sun for people and their pooches.
During Multicultural Health Week, we gathered with groups and communities to celebrate diversity at our annual Multicultural Leaders Forum.
RPA's comprehensive stroke service makes all the difference to stroke patients.
Broadcaster Glenn Daniel's generous gift to RPA's Cardiology Department.
Enjoy the best in landscape and floral design Sydney has to offer.
The Yaralla Festival returns in 2018 - a great family fun day out at the Yaralla Estate in Concord West, hosted by Sydney Local Health District. Bring the family and pet dog.
RPA's Professor Steve Chadban shares what it is like to pass on life changing news to transplant recipients.
Celebrating 10 years of the JobSupport Program in Sydney Local Health District, helping people with an intellectual disability achieve employment.
Leading health experts talk about the first 1000 days of life, the NDIS, preventing melanoma and healthy ageing.
Quick thinking by pilots and crew leads to life-saving treatment by RPA stroke team.
Everyday, our ICT Services supports thousands of users and millions of transactions around the clock. Meet the team behind the service...
Almost $100,000 was awarded to two teams from Sydney Local Health District, for their pitches at this year's Symposium.
We go behind the scenes to see a little of what is involved in staging Innovation Week in Sydney Local Health District.
Celebrating $1 million of innovation ideas from our staff.
We Imagine, Transform, Lead at our showcase event.
A $45,000 prize to take a great idea to the next level.
Our inaugural Women's Leadership Breakfast was a chance to celebrate and support women, who make up 72 per cent of our workforce.
Double-lung transplant recipient Adam Wells talks about the life goal that he's been able to set, thanks to RPA's pulmonary rehab team.
We look at some of the highlights from our first Patient and Family Experience Symposium, a perfect way to start Innovation Week 2018.
32,000 colourful glass tiles, sourced from around the country, feature in a new Aboriginal Cultural Garden in the grounds of Concord Hospital.
We meet three first-time mums on Mother's Day
We say thank you to our nursing and midwifery staff.
Our community comes together at Kokoda Track dawn service.
RPA clinicians discover gene therapy cure for thalassaemia.
A kaleidoscope of colour across our health campuses.
The new staff carpark at RPA has opened.
Calling all nursing and midwifery final year students - consider SLHD!
Our District's commitment to 'Closing the Gap'
The TAVI program is giving seriously ill patients with heart disease a new lease on life
The RPA campus becomes a canvas for artists during March Arts
March Arts celebrates the benefits of integrating The Arts in healthcare
Child and family health nurses provide support, education and information on parenting
RPA researchers have developed a gene therapy for the life-threatening blood disorder, haemophilia
Hundreds of people got into the Christmas spirit at our inaugural Carols at Yaralla
Arterie @ RPA is an art and health program is part of our holistic approach to healthcare
Perioperative nurses provide clinical care to patients before and after surgical procedures
Healthcare interpreters are a critical link between patients and clinicians
Get Up, Get Dressed, Get Moving, Feel Better is a phrase you're going to hear a lot from now on.
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