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Tuesday 15 September 2015
Demand for emergency helicopter transfers out of Portland is hitting record levels. [read more]
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Wednesday 9 September 2015
Portland’s chemotherapy unit has been named as one of finalists for the South West Regional Achievement and Community Award. [read more]
Display Board at PDH
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Friday 4 September 2015
September is International Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and organisations around the country hold education and fund-raising events... [read more]
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Friday 4 September 2015
Portland District Health is reviewing its ophthalmology service to ensure it remains financially viable into the future. [read more]
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Thursday 3 September 2015
Two Bayview College students touched by cancer have done their part in making treatment easier for Portland chemotherapy patients. [read more]
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Tuesday 1 September 2015
The risk of breast cancer increases with age. That’s why the age group of women invited for free breast screening has now changed to include women up to 74. [read more]
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Tuesday 1 September 2015
With the upswing in new baby arrivals in Portland, the Portland District Health child birth classes are following a similar upwards path. [read more]
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Tuesday 1 September 2015
Portland Meals on Wheels recipients are in for a special treat today. [read more]
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Tuesday 1 September 2015
Portland’s Harbourside Lodge has confirmed its reputation for providing quality care by achieving a 100 per cent pass mark in its latest accreditation review. [read more]
Suzanne Guerin - Speech Pathologist
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Monday 31 August 2015
Portland District Health Speech Pathologist Suzanne Guerin wants to nip speech problems in the bud before they become a habit. [read more]
Mr Turab Pishori - General Surgeon
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Monday 31 August 2015
Australia’s enviable reputation as a destination of choice is bearing fruit for Portland’s new general surgeon Mr Turab Pishori. [read more]
Lauren Newman - Education Manager
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Thursday 20 August 2015
The value of mature aged workers is being recognised in a new project at Portland District Health.  [read more]
Dr Brendan Condon - Director of Medical Services at PDH
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Thursday 20 August 2015
Portland District Health is laying the groundwork for a future medical workforce with its involvement in a new GP training program. [read more]
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Thursday 20 August 2015
Good drivers and good communicators are needed to help Portland people to reach their medical appointments. [read more]
From Left: Maree Roberts, Frances Diver, Michelle Kearney (PDH Board President) and Chris Giles (PDH CEO)
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Friday 7 August 2015
On Friday the 7th of August PDH was pleased to host a visit to the Health Service by Francis Diver, Deputy Secretary Department of Health and Human Services and Maree Roberts... [read more]
Barb James (Acting Project Manager), Fiona Heenan(Dir Primary & Community Health) and Robyn McCabe (Specialist Centre Practice Manager)
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Monday 3 August 2015
Construction has started on a new-look Primary and Community Health Precinct at Portland District Health. [read more]
Jenny Robert - Continence Nurse
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Monday 3 August 2015
Portland families can access a new solution for bed-wetting problems. [read more]
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Monday 3 August 2015
Portland District Health staff are leading by example when it comes to breastfeeding and helping to make breastfeeding normal in the community. [read more]
Patient David Dunlop with Dr Dennis Napthine and Ms Mary Wooldridge
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Friday 31 July 2015
Mary Wooldridge, the State Opposition's health spokewoman, visited Portland District Health on Wednesday 22 July. [read more]
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Friday 31 July 2015
Portland District Health has a new group of trained palliative care volunteers to help make life a little bit easier for patients and their families and carers living at... [read more]

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