Record Number of Graduate Nurses to Join Epworth

February 10, 2019| Epworth News /

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.

This group of 153 nurses will be engaged across all areas of clinical work at Epworth, generating much excitement and interest.

Paula Stephenson, Executive Director Clinical Services and Chief Nursing Officer, says, “Our new graduate registered nurses and midwives are our workforce of the future and Epworth is dedicated to building a workforce that continually strives for the best for our patients”.

Di Bulmer from Recruitment Services says, “It’s a team effort for this record number of graduate nurses and midwives, from their comprehensive onboarding to being welcomed to the Epworth family”.

The orientation for the first part of this group was held at the MCG, with further orientations set for March and July.

Epworth Richmond employed more than 96 per cent of last year’s graduate nurses, showing just how important this program is for Epworth’s future talent.



Epworth

Join the conversation on The Village



April 16, 2019| Health and Wellbeing/

Massage During Pregnancy - Qi Rhythm

We had a chat with Melanie from Qi Rhythm, who provides pre and post natal massage therapy, to discuss the benefits of massage for mothers and infants.

April 16, 2019| Our Community/

Team Recipes - Tonjiru Miso Soup

Tonjiru is filling and so delicious. It is considered to be a winter dish served at home, festivals and parties in Japan, but I have it all year round. I never met a person who doesn’t like this fabulous soup!

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| Health and Wellbeing/

Endometrios(US) not Endometrios(YOU)

The ever-dreaded menstrual cycle, long known as the beacon of a transition period, literally, between girlhood to womanhood. It’s a customary part of the maturing process of our bodies where us females are taught from a young age that we should expect two things during so: bleeding and discomfort.

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.