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Metro South Health trials new breastscreen appointment system

Women living in and around Mt Gravatt and Browns Plains will soon receive a letter from BreastScreen Queensland about their next breast screen appointment.

Professor John Upham

Pneumonia education with Professor John Upham

If you have noticed a few people in your social network with pneumonia, you aren’t the only one.

Nurse Libby Shephard

Logan Hospital introduces first nurse endoscopist in Queensland

Logan Hospital has welcomed the very first nurse endoscopist in Queensland as part of an innovative project to improve access to endoscopy services in Queensland.

Logan Hospital staff with medical imaging equipment

Dedicated Medical Imaging Department for Logan Hospital's new Emergency Department

Installation of medical imaging equipment worth $2.5million was completed today at Logan Hospital's newly-built Emergency Department, which is in the final stages of construction and due

Dr Jenny Stedmon

Redland Hospital doctor to treat patients during Ebola outbreak in Africa

Redland Hospital anaesthetist Dr Jenny Stedmon will tomorrow fly to Sierra Leone in west Africa to help treat infected Ebola patients as part of the Australian Red Cross effort to contain

The numbers are in on trauma from falls and ladders are higher up the rung

Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) data has shown falls from buildings, roofs and ladders are contributing to the trauma load in the hospital.

Telehealth clinic

Queensland first Haematology Telehealth clinic

August saw the first adult Haematology Telehealth clinics in Queensland commence with a video link to Gatton.

Mum preparing food with kids

Calling all budding home Masterchefs!

Fancy yourself a home-style Masterchef? Your local health service Metro South Health is seeking your best healthy home recipes!

Redkite donation

Redkite supporting young people facing cancer at PAH

Eighteen year old Maddy’s cancer diagnosis was a shock and a heavy load for one so young but the team at PA Hospital are making the burden lighter.

Vaccinate against flu

It’s not too late to vaccinate!

That’s the call to action from Metro South Health public health experts as the 2014 flu season continues.