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Katherine Brady Celebrates milestone at PAH

Ward 2D were in party-mode this week with much-loved Respiratory Nurse Unit Manager, Katherine Brady, celebrating 30yrs of service at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

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Brisbane bushwalker’s story of survival

Seasoned bushwalker, Neil Parker (54) is smiling from the comfort of his Princess Alexandra Hospital bed after spending two days stranded and broken on a mountainside following a fall down a 6 mt high waterfall.

PAH Funded HELP Recruit

Pathways to inclusion helps patient become PAH staff member

In 20 years, Elly Bauer has gone from patient to staff member, making a difference as part of the Operational Services team in porterage.

clot retrieval service at PA Hospital

PA leading the way in stroke management

Radiology nurses at Princess Alexandra Hospital are revolutionising the execution of Endovascular Clot Retrieval to prevent the need for surgery and manage increasing demand for the procedure offered 24/7, 365 days a year within the hospital.

vascular nurses day

Vascular Nurses have a blood-y blast

It’s vascular nurses’ week next week but Ward 1C has bypassed the blockage to celebrate early.

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Singing Cords returns to PA

Following a very successful 18 months of informal rehearsals, the Singing Cords are back at Princess Alexandra Hospital helping patients with a spinal cord injury to improve their respiratory health and have some fun along the way.

Image-ination with imaging in plastics

The emerging role of radiologists in clinically applied digital innovation will be explored at the TRI Innovation Summit this September. PA Hospital Deputy Director of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr Michael Wagels, knows the importance of a high quality radiology service.

Simple gel treatment prevents radiotherapy burns

PA Hospital Radiation Oncology researchers have proven a novel silicone-based gel dressing, which forms a film over the skin, can prevent burns from radiation therapy in head and neck cancer patients.

Research to improve Queenslanders wellbeing in the spotlight at The National Mental Health Services Conference

Addiction and Mental Health Services research to improve community wellbeing will be highlighted at The Mental Health Services Conference (TheMHS) in Brisbane next week.

Sterilising maintenance works at PAH

The Princess Alexandra Hospital is open and accepting patients. Less than 24 hours after a malfunction was detected with the sterilisation equipment used to prepare instruments for theatre, our investigation has identified a cause.

PAH Spinal Rehabilitation patients ready to take to the skies

Thanks to a generous donation from Swissport, Spinal Injury patients at the Princess Alexandra Hospital are able to prepare themselves for air travel in the comfort and safety of the rehabilitation unit with the support of the team and a very special wheelchair.

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