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Health partnerships recognised by MLHD
The many partners who join with Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) to improve the health of their local communities were recognised in Wagga Wagga today Tuesday 21 November at the 2017 MLHD Partnership Awards.
Community invited to MLHD Annual Public Meeting
Achievements of Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) in 2016/17 will be highlighted at the Annual Public Meeting in Wagga Wagga on Tuesday 21 November, with all community members invited to attend.
WWRRH wins Junior Doctor of Year Award three years in row
For an unprecedented third year in a row, a doctor from Wagga Wagga Rural Referral Hospital (WWRRH) has won the NSW Junior Medical Officer (JMO) of the Year Award.
Bookings open for breast screening in Jerilderie
Jerilderie district women aged 50-74 are encouraged to make an appointment with the BreastScreen NSW mobile van which will be in town from 8 to 12 January 2018.
Staying active in The Rock
Gentle Exercise classes are held twice a week in The Rock as part of a Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) physical activity initiative.
Measles alert - Griffith NSW
Murrumbidgee Local Health District is urging people who have been in the Griffith, NSW, area on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 October to be aware of symptoms of Measles.
Voting opens for name of Wagga Wagga hospital
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is conducting a community survey to finalise the name of Wagga Wagga Rural Referral Hospital (WWRRH).
Spring thunderstorm asthma alert
You could be at risk during this thunderstorm asthma season, even if you don’t think you have asthma.
Taking the drama out of mental health issues
Four secondary schools will take part in the Long Paddock Dramatic Minds Festival at Deniliquin on Wednesday 1 November to promote mental health knowledge and reduce the stigma of mental illness in young people and the community.
Nominations open for MLHD Partnership Awards
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is calling for nominations for its annual Partnership Awards.
World Mental Health Day
World Mental Health Day – Tuesday 10 October – is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy.
Stepping On returns to Cootamundra
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is pleased to announce the Stepping On falls prevention program will return to Cootamundra on Tuesday 10 October.
MLHD Excellence Award winners
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) has announced the winners of its annual awards ceremony held in Wagga Wagga today Friday 15 September.
Avoid asthma emergencies this spring
People in the Murrumbidgee who have breathing difficulties related to asthma and hay fever need to prepare now for the start of the late spring thunderstorm season, advises the Asthma Collaborative Committee.
Stepping On returns to Corowa
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is pleased to announce the Stepping On falls prevention program will return to Corowa on Thursday 19 October.
Helping everyone to get the message
Helping someone communicate may be as easy as rephrasing your question in simple language, using pictures, writing, gestures or symbols to help get across your message.
Griffith Base Hospital - extensive list of services and growing
The 114-bed Griffith Base Hospital provides a wide range of services including inpatient acute and sub-acute services along with community based health and mental health services.
Plans for the future with St Vincent's
Griffith Base Hospital (GBH) is working with St Vincent's Private Community Hospital Griffith to make the best possible use of the combined resources for the people of Griffith.
$35 million upgrade - the start of things to come
The past 5 years have witnessed ongoing improvements in services at Griffith Base Hospital. Now, with the announcement of $35 million to begin a major redevelopment, Griffith Base Hospital is set to modernise and expand and focus on the future….
Anywhere, anytime: oral health for busy lives
Sixty five per cent of Australians have not visited their dentist in more than two years and 16 per cent claim they are “too busy” to go to the dentist, according to the Australian Dental Association.
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