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News_New Blackall Hospital to open on 25 November
New Blackall Hospital to open on 25 November

Blackall’s new $20.11 million hospital will begin accepting its first patients from 25 November.

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New graduate midwife keen to help rural women

New graduate midwife keen to help rural women

Celebrating Aramac’s long-serving Matron Winifred Stamp

Celebrating Aramac’s long-serving Matron Winifred Stamp

Blackall Hospital progress update

Blackall Hospital progress update

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New water treatment plants

The water treatment plants at Longreach Hospital and Barcaldine Multipurpose Health Service will be replaced with new systems over the coming months.

Bouncing back from adversity

Central West Hospital and Health Service has partnered with Central Queensland University to deliver a new online health and wellbeing program for the region.

Living the dream in the Central West

Central West Hospital and Health Service registered midwife Natalie Parrish says she is living the dream.

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Dying to Know

Dying to Know Day on 8 August will be marked with a series of information sessions across the
Central West about palliative care and end of life planning.

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Keep diabetes in mind all year round

Central West health clinicians are busy spreading the word about diabetes prevention to mark National Diabetes Week from 12–18 July.

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Central West working to ensure healthy pregnancies and births

The Central West Hospital and Health Service’s maternity service is working hard this year to build awareness in the region about preventable stillbirths.

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Keep everyone safe with COVIDSafe app

A rural health service is encouraging residents and visitors alike to download the COVIDSafe app.

World Breastfeeding Week

The Central West Hospital and Health Service is highlighting the benefits of breastfeeding in the lead-up to World Breastfeeding Week from 1–7 August.

Last updated: 17 March 2020