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ANZAC Day commemorations in health

ANZAC Day marks the landing on Gallipoli in 1915 and this year, on 25 April we will commemorate 99 years since ANZAC soldiers landed at Gallipoli.

Did you know that around 200 Queensland Health employees are also Australian Defence Force reservists?

Across the department these doctors, nurses, dentists, health practitioners, and professional administrative and operational officers take leave each year to undertake duties as reservists.

With Queensland Health providing a greater proportion of Australian Defence Force reservists than other civilian employers of a similar size, we are committed to ensuring high levels of cooperation between our organisations.

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Friday 25 April 2014
New behavioural guidelines are encouraging us to sit less and do more.


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Thursday 24 April 2014
There have been claims in the media recently regarding the severity of the 2014 influenza season.


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Thursday 24 April 2014
An incentive to boost local vaccination rates has been announced this week.


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Thursday 24 April 2014
New data shows many Australians are Vitamin D deficient.


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Thursday 24 April 2014
New figures shows over 65s are the most expensive age group to treat in intensive care.


Dr Goce

Wednesday 23 April 2014
Ground-breaking research that uses deadly snake venom in blood testing technology is one of the projects being boosted by the Queensland Government.


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