Latest news - October 2016

Caught the riding BUG?

Caught the riding BUG?

During Ride and Stride Week we chatted to Jenny Rose and Bronwyn Thomas at The Children's Hosptial At Westmead about BUGs!

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Posted 24 Oct 2016
WECC refurbishment

WECC refurbishment

Last week the Westmead Redevelopment held a pop-up event to answer questions about the exciting Westmead Education and Conference Centre (WECC) refurbishment program. 

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Posted 24 Oct 2016
Staff furniture feedback sessions

Staff furniture feedback sessions

Are you a Western Sydney Local Health District staff member? Did you attend a furniture feedback session?

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Posted 16 Oct 2016
Infection control warriors involved in planning

Infection control warriors involved in planning

Briefing the Clinical Excellence Commission, contributing to Ebola prevention strategies and providing input into the planning process for the Westmead Redevelopment, are all part of a ’normal’ work week for infection prevention expert, Jo Tallon.

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Posted 14 Oct 2016
Get snapping during Ride and Stride Week

Get snapping during Ride and Stride Week

During Ride and Stride Week (10-14 Oct) snap action shots of you ditching your car in favour of public transport, cycling or walking. Use the hashtag #rideandstride so we can see how you go! 

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Posted 07 Oct 2016
Ride and Stride Week

Ride and Stride Week

Staff across the Westmead precinct are being encouraged to ditch their cars in favour of public transport as part of the inaugural Ride & Stride Week (October 10 – 14).

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Posted 05 Oct 2016
Children's specialist excited about new heart lab

Children's specialist excited about new heart lab

Six new interventional laboratories are part of the Westmead Redevelopment. They will benefit both children and adults and are exciting news for cardiac specialists across the Westmead precinct. We chat to Christian Turner.

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Posted 04 Oct 2016
District commissioner visits Westmead

District commissioner visits Westmead

Everything from traffic to good coffee shops was discussed when Greater Sydney District Commissioner Ed Blakely visited Westmead last week.

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Posted 04 Oct 2016
Helping older patients to get home sooner

Helping older patients to get home sooner

A new pilot project at Westmead Hospital will study and facilitate the discharge process and in-home care of elderly patients. The project partners include multidisciplinary teams and agencies that include in-home support services. 

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Posted 04 Oct 2016