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August 15, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

Baby Burping Basics

With a whole lot of crying and feeding going on, all newborn babies will experience wind and burping can be done in a number of different ways.

July 25, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

Five Ways to Reduce Rib Pain During Pregnancy

There are a number of reasons for rib pain during pregnancy, including your baby kicking your insides - it’s out of love, we’re sure! We’ve got some tips on how to relieve the discomfort.

July 24, 2018| Epworth News /

Epworth’s New Robots: Thanks La Trobe Financial

Epworth HealthCare is very pleased to announce that it recently received the largest benefaction since it was first established in Richmond in 1920, enabling the purchase Epworth campuses six X model da Vinci robots, and new surgical equipment for multiple Epworth sites.

July 16, 2018| Healthcare News /

Epworth HealthCare supports My Health Record

Epworth HealthCare’s Chief Medical Officer Dr Luis Prado said today that My Health Record has significant advantages to benefit many Australians, particularly people with complex and chronic conditions.

July 12, 2018| Our Community /

Epworth Sisters Update - Six Weeks

You may recall the incredible story of Jane and Alex, sisters who gave birth on the same day at different Epworth hospitals. We hear how they’re going six weeks on.

July 11, 2018| Our Community /

Changing Lives in APAC

This remarkable story is about a team member and the wonderful volunteer work she’s been doing with Interplast.

June 27, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

MOVE for Mental Health

Research has shown regular physical activity has a positive influence on sleep, mood, relationships and other lifestyle-related changes however, with 1 in 4 Australian's diagnosed with a mental illness the level of sedentary behaviour in this population group is startling.

June 13, 2018| Healthcare News /

EJ Whitten Foundation Prostate Cancer Research Centre at Epworth

To mark the beginning of Men’s Health Week, the EJ Whitten Foundation and Epworth HealthCare yesterday announced the establishment of the EJ Whitten Foundation Prostate Cancer Research Centre at Epworth - a new centre dedicated to improving treatment for men diagnosed with prostate cancer.

June 8, 2018| Epworth News /

2018 Research Week Awards Dinner

Last night we celebrated the 2018 Research Week Awards Dinner where 11 grant and four poster award recipients were announced. These grants will enable all of the recipients to put their research into action and steer the future of their chosen topics. 

May 30, 2018| Epworth News /

Australian-First Paediatric Robotic Surgery

In an Australian-first paediatric procedure, Head and Neck surgeon Ben Dixon has successfully removed a patient’s rare, parapharyngeal clear-cell sarcoma using robotic surgery at Epworth Richmond.

May 30, 2018| Epworth News /

Epworth’s New Mental Health Research Centre Opens

Epworth HealthCare’s new mental health research unit, the Epworth Centre for Innovation in Mental Health (ECIMH), has officially opened with an intimate ceremony to mark the occasion.

May 30, 2018| Epworth News /

More Robots For Epworth

We’re excited to announce our investment in six new da Vinci robots!