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Patient transport options PAH

Patient transport options drive improvements to Close the Gap

Transport options at Princess Alexandra Hospital are driving a positive change in the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients attending appointments or procedures.

Close the Gap PAH

PA Hospital committed to Closing the Gap

The community joined with staff from Princess Alexandra Hospital this week to reinforce our priorities for creating healthier futures for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people at the annual Close the Gap event.

new home kidney dialysis machine

High-tech healthcare helping kidney patients at home

New web-connected dialysis devices are helping Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) staff better care for patients with kidney failure, in the comfort of their own homes.

CARE-PACT training with Aged Care nurses

Renewing the CARE-PACT with nursing home staff

Princess Alexandra Hospital is helping to improve healthcare access for elderly Queenslanders by providing aged care staff with free and engaging education on the community services and hospital supports available for aged care residents. 

Spinal Injuries Community Garden bees

Spinal Injuries Unit buzzing with fun

A fun garden club at Princess Alexandra Hospital is helping patients with spinal injuries connect with each other and staff, while learning bee-keeping, gardening and cooking skills.

PAH internationally recognised for nursing excellence

PAH internationally recognised for nursing excellence

Princess Alexandra Hospital has once again demonstrated to the world that it is committed to nursing excellence and person-centred care by achieving its fourth international Magnet Recognition Program® designation.

Music therapy hits right note PAH

Music therapy hits the right notes for better health

Music is known to soothe the soul and research shows it can improve overall health too.

ARTIS pheno machine with Dean Davies and Kerri OBryan

Queensland first radiology machine treats patients faster with lower radiation dose

Queensland’s first ARTIS Pheno machine at Princess Alexandra Hospital is treating patients faster and with a lower dose of radiation

Ian Burns Graduate Nurse 2019

2018 nursing graduates step up

Each year, the Princess Alexandra Hospital Graduate Nurse Program produces a team of skilled, confident and compassionate nurses.

PAH dishes out greener alternative to plastic

PAH dishes out greener alternative to plastic

In a major win for the environment, a whopping 650,000 plastic kidney dishes used annually at Princess Alexandra Hospital will be replaced by a biodegradable alternative made from sugarcane fibre.

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