Well done to all the tradies in Hopetoun and Warracknabeal who downed tools and dropped in for a health check during Tradies Month.

RNH health promotion officer Kelsey Hamilton organised clinicians …

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Wednesday August 22, 2018

A Wimmera nurse who delivered her colleague’s baby on the side of a bitumen road is still in shock from the event.

Rural Northwest Health memory support nurse …

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Rural Northwest Health has started a mini library to provide books for children on potty training.
Continence nurse advisor Amanda Larcombe asked for donations of potty training books to support parents …

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Casey praised for his devotion

Rural Northwest Health board members, executive and community partners attended a dinner in honour of Leo Casey who completed his 10-year tenure with the board on …

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Online support for dementia

under trial in Warracknabeal

La Trobe University researchers are looking for participants from the Warracknabeal community to help trial a new $1.7-million project into dementia support.

Researchers at the …

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About / RNH Fundraising, Donations, Gifts and Bequests

Rural Northwest Health is committed to the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) policies associated with Gifts, benefits and hospitality (December, 2016).
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Bree’s return is a welcome one

Our newly appointed clinical support nurse already has a strong connection with Rural Northwest Health and the Warracknabeal community.

Bree Stonehouse is a born and bred …

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Rural Northwest Health’s board of management has appointed a Ballarat health executive to run the organisation during an interim period.

Craig Wilding is executive director of Primary and Community Care at …

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Warracknabeal has a new doctor.

Retired pharmacist John Aitken is now officially titled Dr Aitken after graduating with a PhD at La Trobe University Rural Health School in Bendigo last week.

Dr …

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A packed room paid homage to Rural Northwest Health wellbeing coordinator Kathleen Poulton after she was crowned the winner of the 2018 Betty Richardson award.

RNH board members, team members and …

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