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15 March 2019

Torres Strait research project to study community treatment of cellulitis

15 March 2019

New flu cases affecting Cooktown 

8 March 2019

Free barbecue to mark World TB Day 

Recent news


22 February 2019

10 new doctors starting work in Torres and Cape 

22 February 2019
Successful screening program for infectious skin condition in NPA


8 February 2019
Seek help if your child has speaking problems


8 February 2019
Tele-urology consultation a first for Torres and Cape


7 February 2019
Two new student dentists join TI oral health team


1 February 2019
Reduce screen time and improve a child’s learning and talking


25 January 2019
Meningococcal case on Cape


25 January 2019
Start the new year with a dental check-up


25 January 2019
Summer flu outbreak across TCHHS


18 January
Getting schooled in immunisation


4 January 2019
Successful polio vaccination program


4 January 2019
Overcoming obstacles to complete higher education


4 December 2018
TI renal service expands with self-care unit


30 November 2018
Summit delivers commitment to development of a renal services plan


8 November 2018
TB case in the Torres Strait


2 November 2018
Take precautions to avoid mossie bites


24 October 2018
Torres and Cape HHS looks to future after a year of


28 September 2018
Torres and Cape takes 4 out of 6 awards at national conference

Thongs
22 August 2018
Thong donation heading for Cape York communities


3 August 2018
Tagai and NPA young person's health checks prove a success


3 August 2018
Diabetes clinic relocates to Sibuwani


20 July 2018
Keep diabetes in mind all year round and work to avoid it


18 July 2018
Torres Strait mumps cases highlight importance of vaccination


9 July 2018
16 Cape York patients receive vital ear surgery


4 July 2018
Torres and Cape HHS consumer advisory group expanded


28 May 2018
Health service wins national award


17 May 2018
TB case in the Torres Strait


11 May 2018
Napranum scholarship winner


8 May 2018
Technology boosts diet and nutrition advice service


26 April 2018
Health service a finalist in national awards program


Contact information

Communications and MediaEmail  |  Phone

Local enquiries:
Communications and Public Affairs Officer
Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service
Level 9, CITI Building, Cnr Spence and Sheridan St.
CAIRNS  QLD  4870

TCHHS-Comms-Media@health.qld.gov.au

+61 7 4226 5974

Media enquiries:
Corporate Media team
Queensland Health Building
33 Charlotte Street
BRISBANE QLD 4000 Australia

news@health.qld.gov.au

+61 7 3708 5376

Last updated: 3 April 2019