Metro South Health region currently has 24 confirmed cases of measles from Brisbane's southside, Logan and Redland Coast areas.
Queensland Health has been notified of a total of 19 cases of measles on Brisbane's southside area. New cases have come from new family groups as well as contacts of previous cases.
Through a new state-first expansion to Hospital in the Home services, QEII Hospital is creating a seamless continuum of care so that patients can change their level of care as they need it and potentially avoid returning to hospital in the future
Over 130 staff at QEII Hospital are taking part in a new Language Badge Initiative, wearing badges during their shift to indicate to patients what languages they can speak other than English.
Occupational Therapists at QEII Hospital are helping provide relief for patients waiting for surgery or removing their need for surgery all together.
Measles can be very dangerous, and can lead to pneumonia, brain inflammation and other serious illness. Make sure your family’s measles vaccinations are up to date.
Tomorrow, Friday September 27, marks Mike Kerin’s last day as Facility Manager of QEII as he retires after more than 50 years in the service of Queensland Health.
With close to 40 years of nursing experience under her belt, QEII Hospital’s newest Nurse Navigator Bea Stenvert, knows her stuff when it comes to frequent presenters to ED and complex needs.
From homeless to hopeful, local man Nathan Talbott is setting a shining example in the community, rapidly rising through the ranks of Operational Services at QEII Hospital.
A team of phlebotomists has been introduced to the QEII Emergency Department as part of a trial to reduce patient wait times for diagnoses and provide the best patient care.
May the force be with the over 75’s on Brisbane’s southside thanks to the new GEDI which landed at QEII Hospital last month.
We acknowledge and pay respect to the Traditional Owners of the lands on which our health care facilities now stand.
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