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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.

November 13, 2018| Epworth News /

Camino de Compostela Fundraiser

Twenty-five weary participants have just returned home after completing the final section of the Spanish Camino de Compostela.

Walking 115km over six days they were blessed with perfect weather, some authentic historic farmhouse accommodation and knowledgeable guides.

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.

September 21, 2018| Epworth News /

Victoria Parade water mains works

From Friday 21 September – Monday 8 October, crews will be working on Victoria Parade as part of the M41 Water Mains Project. All of our entrances are still open, including the car park.

September 3, 2018| Epworth News /

Good morning Mark Myerson!

World-renowned orthopaedic foot & ankle surgeon Mark Myerson was guest of honour at Epworth on a recent Sunday morning, where he led a cutting-edge discussion on the diagnosis and management of patients with complex and challenging disorders of the foot and ankle.

August 27, 2018| Epworth News /

Epworth scholarship inspiration

Every year in winter, thanks to Epworth Medical Foundation and its generous donors, it’s scholarship application time at Epworth. In a program unique to Epworth’s ten sites, around 100 staff receive an award that has the power to become the highlight of their career.

August 21, 2018| Epworth News /

One big mother’s group at Epworth Geelong

Epworth Geelong extended world breastfeeding week into a whole month to protect, promote and support the breastfeeding journey.

To promote breastfeeding awareness and education across Greater Geelong, Epworth Geelong hosted ‘One big mother’s group’ – a complimentary high tea for new mums last Friday.