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New Dental Trainee Posted on February 23rd, 2015

Trainee dental assistant, Bridget Epworth doesn’t remember being afraid to go to the dentist as a child.
New Dental Trainee

Radiology busier than ever! Posted on February 17th, 2015

MDHS Medical Imaging department has been a hub of activity. An increase in patient numbers has seen a new Radiographer and a Radiography Intern recently commence employment.
Radiology busier than ever!

Graduate Nurse Program Posted on February 10th, 2015

The first year as a registered nurse will be an exciting time for four new graduates at MDHS.
Graduate Nurse Program

Charity Golf Day 2015 Posted on February 3rd, 2015

Organisation of the 2015 MDHS CancerCare Charity Golf Day is in full swing. A group of dedicated community volunteers are busy organising the third annual Golf Day.
Charity Golf Day 2015

Australia Day baby Posted on January 28th, 2015

Australia Day is the birthday of our country but it was a cause for celebration for a different reason in the Delany household.
Australia Day baby

Wellness Centre progressing well Posted on January 27th, 2015

The new Wellness and Support Centre at Maryborough District Health Service is steadily progressing.
Wellness Centre progressing well

MDHS welcomes a new CEO Posted on January 21st, 2015

Maryborough District Health Service has a new CEO. The health service welcomed Terry Welch to the Chief Executive Officer position early in January.
MDHS welcomes a new CEO

Speech Pathology Week Posted on August 21st, 2015

“Talk with me”, is the theme for Speech Pathology week for 2015, a timely reminder for parents and carers to talk with their children and grandchildren as often as possible to help them develop their > more
Speech Pathology Week

Wendy McIvor retires from the Board of Management Posted on July 7th, 2015

Wendy McIvor recently resigned from the Board of Management at Maryborough District Health Service, having volunteered her skills and service for over a decade
Wendy McIvor retires from the Board of Management

Moonambel Primary School Artwork Posted on August 5th, 2015

Students from Moonambel Primary School recently formed a special connection with the hospital
Moonambel Primary School Artwork

A new year, a new opportunity to quit smoking for good Posted on January 5th, 2015

MDHS Community Services together with Cancer Council Victoria, are encouraging smokers to put their health and financial well-being first and make quitting their New Year resolution for 2015.
A new year, a new opportunity to quit smoking for good

MDHS is Baby Friendly Posted on July 30th, 2015

MDHS has successfully achieved the coveted “Baby Friendly” accreditation for a further three years
MDHS is Baby Friendly

World "No Tobacco Day" Posted on May 25th, 2015

MDHS is urging smokers to make a plan to quit on World No Tobacco Day. World No Tobacco Day encourages a 24 hour period of abstinence from all tobacco consumption
World "No Tobacco Day"

Smiles 4 Miles Posted on June 26th, 2015

Children from eight local kindergartens have healthier smiles as a result of the Smile 4 Miles program and a visit by the portable dental chair
Smiles 4 Miles

Donation to Oncology unit Posted on December 19th, 2014

Friends of MDHS (formerly Maryborough Hospital Auxiliary) members have been very busy with their fundraising activities this year.
Donation to Oncology unit

Rotary Pyrenees Magic Bike Ride donate Infusion Pump Posted on May 5th, 2015

The proceeds of last year’s Rotary Pyrenees Magic Bike Ride were recently donated to benefit a very worthy cause – local mums
Rotary Pyrenees Magic Bike Ride donate Infusion Pump

Go Red for Women Day Posted on May 27th, 2015

"We Will Be Red" Help fight the single biggest killer of Australian Women – Thursday 11 June
Go Red for Women Day

Carestream donate mobile x-ray Posted on May 21st, 2015

MDHS Medical Imaging recently farewelled a ‘dinosaur’ when Carestream (formerly Kodak) generously donated a replacement for the old mobile x-ray machine
Carestream donate mobile x-ray

Wellness Centre progressing well Posted on December 19th, 2014

The first stage of the new Wellness and Support centre is nearing completion. Final touches are being completed in line with the opening date on 13 March 2015.
Wellness Centre progressing well

International Volunteers Day at MDHS Posted on December 14th, 2014

This year International Volunteers Day is recognised worldwide as a special day to acknowledge and celebrate the contribution of volunteers.
International Volunteers Day at MDHS

Volunteers valued at Avoca Nursing Home Posted on May 4th, 2015

The work of volunteers is enormously important at Avoca Nursing Home and volunteers are highly valued for their ability to improve the quality of life of residents living in the home
Volunteers valued at Avoca Nursing Home

Golf Day sponsors visit Wellness Centre Posted on March 24th, 2015

Sponsors from the CancerCare Golf Day visited MDHS to get a firsthand look at the site where their donations will be spent
Golf Day sponsors visit Wellness Centre

CEO meets Dan Tehan Posted on April 22nd, 2015

Maryborough District Health Services’ new CEO Terry Welch recently met with local Federal MP Dan Tehan
CEO meets Dan Tehan

Murray to Moyne 2015 Posted on March 20th, 2015

A team of local cyclists are set to continue a 23 year tradition by riding in the 2015 Murray to Moyne fundraising ride this weekend
Murray to Moyne 2015

Community information forum - ICE Posted on April 22nd, 2015

Maryborough District Health Service is organising a community forum to discuss the increased in the use and effects of crystal methamphetamine, known as the party drug, ICE
Community information forum - ICE

New research: smoking kills two out of every three long term smokers Posted on March 17th, 2015

A study published by the international journal BMC Medicine has shown that smoking kills up to two-thirds of smokers - making the habit more deadly than previously thought
New research: smoking kills two out of every three long term smokers

Scholarship success Posted on March 16th, 2015

Two local nurses have been successful in their applications for highly sought after nursing scholarships
Scholarship success

A busy year for "buddies" Posted on December 10th, 2014

Grade one students from Dunolly Primary School “buddied up” with clients from Maryborough District Health Service’s Dunolly Planned Activity Group just before Christmas.
A busy year for "buddies"
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