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Thursday 7 June 2018
Portland District Health hopes to give the local community a chance to save lives by donating their organs. [read more]
Photo: Kelly Edwards & Harry Beresford
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Thursday 17 May 2018
Portland District Health is throwing its support behind Exercise Right Week as part of its ongoing commitment to SEAChange and contributing to a healthier local community. [read more]
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Tuesday 15 May 2018
Birthing identification cards for new babies born at Portland District Health have taken on an Indigenous theme. [read more]
Photo: Ellie Lane, Jeanette Beauglehole-Volunteers and Ceri Oxford-Transport Coordinator
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Monday 14 May 2018
It doesn’t matter if you like driving long distances or prefer to stick to local roads, Portland District Health wants good drivers to boost its community transport program. [read more]
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Thursday 10 May 2018
Curious bystanders are causing delays for Portland’s emergency helicopter service. [read more]
Photo: Fiona Heenan-Director of Primary & Aged Care Services & Michelle Punton-Infection Control Nurse
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Thursday 3 May 2018
Portland District Health is ensuring the hospital is a safe environment for everybody during the upcoming flu season. [read more]
Jill Budde - JJ's Kiosk Owner
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Friday 27 April 2018
Portland District Health’s kiosk is setting a healthy example with the elimination of sugary drinks and emphasis being placed on healthy options. [read more]
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Monday 16 April 2018
More Portland people are being flown to specialist treatment from the Blue Ribbon Foundation Portland District Health Emergency Helipad. [read more]
Harry Beresford - New Exercise Physiologist
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Friday 13 April 2018
PDH’S new exercise physiologist, Harry Beresford, is enjoying working in a team and with a variety of patients. [read more]
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Friday 13 April 2018
Advanced care planning is something that everyone should consider; not just the elderly or sick. [read more]
Amie Marsh - PDH Occupational Therapist
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Thursday 12 April 2018
Amie Marsh describes herself as a “country person at heart” so returning to work in her home area was always on the cards. [read more]
From Left: Daryl Petch, George James, Carolyn Malseed, Huon Beauglehole, Geoff Baker and David Lanyon
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Friday 6 April 2018
The commitment of Portland’s Murray to Moyne teams to raise money for Portland District Health will be permanently recognised with a commemorative paver. [read more]
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Thursday 29 March 2018
Portland District Health is proud of its multicultural workforce and on March 24 the health service celebrated this diversity with a Taste of Harmony day. [read more]
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Thursday 29 March 2018
Portland’s contribution to the One Million Stars to End Violence campaign will be recognised at the Commonwealth Games. [read more]
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Thursday 29 March 2018
Portland District Health CEO Chris Giles is advocating more healthcare training in rural areas to alleviate shortages of doctors in rural Australia. [read more]
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Monday 26 March 2018
Portland’s annual charity ball will be revived in 2018. [read more]
Photo: Elaine Warnecke - PDH Physiotherapist
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Thursday 22 March 2018
Thirty seven per cent of Australian woman – and 13 per cent of men – have urinary incontinence problems. [read more]
Photo from Left: Wendy Buckland-consultant midwife, Sasha Hayes-midwife, Brittney Butten-Deakin medical student and Sue Oates-midwife
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Friday 16 March 2018
In 2015 Portland District Health introduced a campaign urging local people that “it’s ok to ask” if they can be treated locally rather than be referred out of town. [read more]
Photo: Michelle Punton - Infection Control Nurse
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Tuesday 13 March 2018
Portland people can play their part in reducing the risk of antibiotic resistance. [read more]
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Tuesday 6 March 2018
We are extremely pleased to announce our Charity Golf day held on Friday raised a whopping $25,223. [read more]

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