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Friday 13 January 2017
PDH has joined the One Million Stars to End Violence Project and hopes Portland can achieve status as a `star weave community’ by making 10,000 stars. [read more]
Photo: Emma Mowatt
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Wednesday 11 January 2017
Emma Mowatt isn’t long out of training to become a nurse, and already she’s winning awards for helping others find their way in the industry. [read more]
Photo: Ray Thomas
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Tuesday 10 January 2017
Ray Thomas realises his health outlook isn’t promising, but having good care has made it bearable. [read more]
Photo: Carolyn Millard
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Tuesday 10 January 2017
Carolyn Millard understands why people want to live in their homes for as long as possible, even when facing chronic medical conditions. [read more]
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Wednesday 21 December 2016
For most people, Christmas is a time to enjoy family and festivities but for others it can be a difficult period. [read more]
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Wednesday 21 December 2016
The Board of Management, Executive Management and staff at Portland District Health wish everyone in the Portland and surrounding communities a safe and healthy Christmas... [read more]
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Wednesday 21 December 2016
The PDH consulting suites will be closed from 12.30pm December 23 to 8am January 9, 2017. [read more]
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Monday 19 December 2016
Thank you to the lovely ladies from Heywood Day Branch CWA for donating hand knitted items for the babies born at Portland District Health.  [read more]
Photo: Brooke Kelly-PDH Cancer Support Nurse and Ellie Lane-Women's Service Club
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Thursday 8 December 2016
PDH were delighted to receive a cheque for $500 from the Women’s Service Club to sponsor the costs of a second wig cabinet we are currently building, and to go towards other... [read more]
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Friday 2 December 2016
Thunderstorm asthma: [read more]
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Tuesday 29 November 2016
Cancer is an abnormal uncontrolled growth of cells in the pancreas. [read more]
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Tuesday 29 November 2016
Approximately 11,000 people in Australia are diagnosed with Lung Cancer each year and it is the leading cause of death. In the BSW region, there were 188 people diagnosed... [read more]
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Thursday 24 November 2016
More than 250 staff at Portland District Health have a better understanding of promoting respectful relationships after taking part in new training. [read more]
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Tuesday 22 November 2016
Congratulations to the collaborative group of the 'You’re Enough' campaign who have been selected as a finalist in the Preventing Harm from Alcohol category for the 2016... [read more]
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Tuesday 22 November 2016
Portland District Health’s annual community market is a great way for the health service and the community to work together to improve local services. [read more]
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Thursday 17 November 2016
Portland District Health patient Jim Ralph had good reason to make a recent trip to the hospital to say thanks to nurses. [read more]
Photo: Ms Langford and Ms Angelino help residents Vida Trump, Don Keiller in their air chairs.
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Thursday 17 November 2016
Three new air-chairs at Harbourside Lodge are making life more comfortable and flexible for residents thanks to support from United Way Glenelg. [read more]
Photo from Left: Chris Giles-CEO, Dr Geoff Hitchman-Life Governor, Heather Burton-Life Governor & Michelle Kearney-Board President
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Wednesday 16 November 2016
Two volunteers, including one former GP, have been made life governors of Portland District Health. [read more]
Photo from left: Lucy Telfer & Emily Hinch - Roy Aitken Travelling Scholarship Recipients
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Wednesday 16 November 2016
Four Portland District Health staff will develop new skills to help patients and clients after winning travel scholarships. [read more]
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Tuesday 15 November 2016
The Portland District Health Urgent Care Centre is proving to be a daily life-saver for the local community. [read more]

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