A new community space affectionately named The Flamin-Go Between – due to its position between inpatient and therapy areas – is helping patients in Princess Alexandra Hospital’s Spinal Injuries Unit to relax and feel connected.
TESA, ‘The eHealth Service Assistant’, speaks 26 languages and counting, dances and jokes on command, and will soon be brightening the days of hospital patients across Queensland including at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.
Next year, Princess Alexandra Hospital will be at the centre of the world's first network of 3D skin cancer detecting machines (VECTRA) set to revolutionise the fight against melanoma by digitally generating a patient's full-body avatar.
Young cancer patient Toby Smart is a man of few words but a lot of heart, so when he wanted to thank his healthcare team at Princess Alexandra Hospital for their ongoing support he enlisted the help of his bush poet dad.
This week, Princess Alexandra Hospital was one of 14 Queensland hospitals to dedicate a permanent mosaic tribute to tens of thousands of organ and tissue donors who have saved and transformed countless lives across the state.
Princess Alexandra Hospital has helped a young bride smile on her wedding day with the aid of a prosthesis, after a two-year battle with cancer resulted in her losing an eye, and part of her cheek and mouth.