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Metro South Health

Metro South Health is the major provider of public health services in the Brisbane south side, Logan, Redlands and Scenic Rim regions. We employ more than 13,000 staff who provide specialist health care to a population of more than 1 million people, 23% of Queensland's population.

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In 2015-16 we boosted our services by employing 447 additional doctors, nurses and allied health practitioners, and delivered Australia’s first large-scale digital hospital at Princess Alexandra Hospital.

We also made significant strides in reducing waiting lists for specialist outpatient appointments, with a 44 per cent reduction in the number of patients waiting longer than clinically recommended.

Read more about our 2015-16 achievements in our:   Annual Report

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World-first spinal cord injury trial at PAH

In a world-first clinical trial at PAH, an anti-inflammatory drug will be given to participants within hours of spinal trauma in an effort to minimise tissue damage and improve recovery from spinal cord injuries.

Veronica Casey reflects on 10 years as EDNS PAH news

Veronica Casey reflects on 10 years as EDNS

“The core of nursing still remains, the caring, the comfort, the ability to translate what’s happening, to support, it’s a privilege to actually care for people and be with them on their journey,” Veronica said.

PAH graduate nurses 1967 and now news

PAH welcomes new graduate nurses

The nursing profession has changed significantly over the last 50 years, including the welcome addition of men into the workforce. For 23-year-old Cody and 37-year-old Siyu, being part of the PAH 2017 Graduate Nurse Program makes them feel special rather than a minority.