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Nitrous oxide misuse can cause paralysis and death

PA Hospital toxicologist is imploring people to heed the warning that abusing the gas from canisters, known colloquially as ‘nangs’, has the potential for serious health consequences.

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QEII, meet your 2024 Nurse of the Year

It’s celebration central at QEII Hospital’s Ward 4B, where Stroke CNC Jessica Wood has claimed the title of QEII’s 2024 International Nurses Day Nurse of the Year. 

More than melodies for PAH Volunteer

PAH Volunteer Joe Watts is a familiar face around campus after twelve years of filling the hospital’s corridors with the sound of music, donating his time and talents to uplift countless patients, visitors and staff. 

Magical memories for palliative care patients at PA Hospital

Patients and their loves ones enjoyed a beautiful afternoon at Princess Alexandra Hospital with live music, a petting zoo, and delicious food to mark National Palliative Care Week.  

Tailored wheelchairs spin a new chapter in Rehab at Logan

Shortly after his 21st birthday, Xzavier Mendelson suffered a life changing seizure that left him wheelchair-bound and undergoing extensive therapies to regain feeling in his lower body. 

Proud by name and nature

Proud by name, proud by nature! Meet the creative genius behind Metro South’s branding - Troy Proudfoot.

Nursing division knows how to celebrate

The soothing scent of lavender filled the auditorium as dimmed lights set the mood for Logan's International Nurses Day celebrations.

The friendly faces making a phenomenal difference in their community

Volunteers are often the heart and soul of any hospital, and QEII is no exception with passionate locals giving their time and energy to make a lasting difference for others. 

Magnificent Midwives celebrated

With LBHS home to two of Metro South's three birthing hospitals, International Day of the Midwife is always a significant event.

Metro South Palliative Care Service Director Dr Arvind Gunasekaran

Know the people at the heart of palliative care

One of Queensland’s largest palliative care services is right here in Metro South. Caring for over 5,000 palliative patients, their families and carers annually, the Metro South Palliative Care Service and its staff are led by Director, Dr Arvind Gunasekaran. 

Community open day at Eight Mile Plains satellite hospital

Community takes first look at Eight Mile Plains Satellite Hospital

Hundreds of residents toured the new $65.4 million Eight Mile Plains Satellite Hospital on the weekend at a community open day.