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July 4, 2019| Epworth News /

Epworth Wig Salon

For many women, losing their hair during cancer treatment can be like losing a part of their identity.

Epworth Healthcare’s wig salon aims to restore these women’s confidence and sense of self as they face the battle of their lives.

July 4, 2019| Epworth News /

How One Change Saved Four Million Litres of Water

Epworth Geelong has recorded a saving of one million litres of water in just over four months due to a simple but innovative project to divert reject water produced in dialysis.

July 1, 2019| Epworth News /

Going Green

We’re looking to reduce the size of our environmental footprint across 12 hospitals, with sustainability a primary pillar in our strategic plan.

April 10, 2019| Epworth News /

Epworth Nurses Lead Positive Change

Richmond Emergency Department Nurse Unit Manager Sheila Salonga is recognised for her leadership, after being nominated as a finalist in the 2019 HESTA Australian Nursing & Midwifery Awards.

April 8, 2019| Epworth News /

New Church for Box Hill

The heart of Box Hill is getting a $10 million blessing.

A church will be built — courtesy of Epworth Eastern — next to the town hall to serve as The Salvation Army’s new place of worship and Box Hill headquarters.

March 4, 2019| Epworth News /

Epworth Eastern Redevelopment

A new chapter for Epworth Eastern will commence with the construction of the East Wing Tower early this year. The East Wing Tower will address over capacity of patient beds, operating theatres and provide new opportunities for doctors who are currently on wait lists to work at the hospital.

February 10, 2019| Epworth News /

Record Number of Graduate Nurses to Join Epworth

A record number of graduate nurses and midwives are set to join the Epworth team in February and March this year, for an exciting opportunity to consolidate their theoretical and clinical skills. 

January 29, 2019| Epworth News /

Paying it Forward for Newborns

A very generous donation to Epworth Medical Foundation recently has allowed us to not only provide the very best to our mothers and babies, but also an opportunity to pay it forward.

December 19, 2018| Epworth News /

The Spirit of Christmas

Mr Claus required an emergency ‘Candy-Canectomy’ this week, he has now fully recovered and ready for Christmas Day.

December 17, 2018| Epworth News /

Giving the Gift of Safe Birth, Dignity and Joy

For many women in poor or remote regions of the world, childbirth can literally be a matter of life or death. Dr Lisa and Sam have seen the differences first-hand in Africa and are working hard to make a difference.

December 10, 2018| Epworth News /

Hospital's Towering Addition

Demolition has started to make way for a 14-storey tower to be built next to the main part of the hospital to house an emergency department and a traditional Chinese medicine department.

December 4, 2018| Epworth News /

Extra Special Christmas Lunch for Cardiac Patients

The 2018 HeartSmart Christmas Lunch at Leonda on the Yarra was extra special with Tour de France cyclist, Matt Keenan acting as MC and a family sharing their personal story of a 'chain of survival'.

November 20, 2018| Epworth News /

Get a Health Check, Get Moving and Keep Talking

This was the take home message to around 80 Epworth team members who gathered on the Movember rooftop for a breakfast in November to support men's health at Epworth and across the community.

November 20, 2018| Epworth News /

Welcome to Victoria's First Class Emergency Departments

A visit to an emergency department (ED) can be frightening and is usually the result of an unexpected and sometimes traumatic event. Let’s face it. No one wants to call 000 or to drive through traffic when someone is very unwell.

October 31, 2018| Epworth News /

Clarendon Street Water Main Works

From late October through to December 2018, construction of the M41 Merri Creek to MCG Water Main Renewal Project will commence on Clarendon Street, East Melbourne.

If you plan on heading into Epworth Freemasons, our car park at 320 Victoria Parade is still open.