Austin Health chief executive Sue Shilbury resigns after just three years in the role, telling staff of her difficult decision to leave after a series of negative reports involving the Austin Hospital .
Sue Shilbury said she made the"difficult" decision to leave to be closer to family in Sydney
Ms Shilbury emailed staff on Tuesday confirming she had made the"difficult decision" to leave.
ABC's 7.30 program reported the case of Austin patient Rory Wilson and nurse Tim Griffin
Five days later, following a massive bilateral stroke, a scan confirmed Mr Wilson had suffered a series of strokes while he was at the hospital.Read more: ABC News
Got to say, after my only dealings with the Austin, when my daughter in law went to emergency I was left unimpressed. After 7 hours & 3 'doctors ' she left still not knowing what was wrong. It took a blood test etc from her GP 2 days later to come up with the correct treatment Controversies? Don't you actually mean Medical Atrocities? ACLUTx ACLU amnestyusa WHO ohchr Reuters
Jackson Hastings, Lachlan Coote and Blake Austin in Graham-led GB Lions squadFormer Manly playmaker Jackson Hastings and ex-North Queensland fullback Lachlan Coote have joined Blake Austin as Australian-born players in the 24-man Great Britain Lions squad for the tour to New Zealand and Papua New Guinea. BradWalterSport BradWalterSport Both have been quality this season BradWalterSport Still goes to show the quality of football over there. Hastings, Coote and Austin were all in 1 week and out the next here in the NRL. Over there they are the best players in the Super League.
Queensland Health Minister calls for immediate action on chromingAs the trend of inhalant abuse continues to grow throughout the state, the Queensland Health Minister has called on the Chief Health Officer to convene a roundtable to discuss the ongoing issue. Something should have been done bout this a loooong time ago! Only twenty years too late being going on for years and suddenly 'urgent action'? why not years ago?
Perth Mental Health Emergency Centre to help get people 'back on their feet' | Sky News AustraliaA state-of-the-art Mental Health Emergency Centre has opened its doors at the Royal Perth Hospital .\n\nWA Health Minister Roger Cook said the new facility will be a “a short-term” facility to help people get “back on their feet”. \n\nThe $1.15 million facility, located next to the Emergency Department, features low lighting inside to help keep patients calm and offers a low-stimulus, short-stay environment for people with specific mental health issues.\n The government causes mental illness if that’s what you label it We need one here in Tasmania urgently
Health minister to unveil plan to reduce stillbirths | Sky News AustraliaThe health minister will mark Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day by launching a 'safer baby bundle' at parliament on Tuesday.\n\nAustralian women give birth to six stillborn babies every day, and up to 30 per cent of those deaths are preventable with proper prenatal care. \n\nPregnant women will be provided with new educational resources in an effort to reduce the chance of late-term stillbirths by 20 per cent over the next three years. Well done CREStillbirth StillbirthAUS Still_Aware et al
Labor leader Jodi McKay booted from question time over hospital surgery cutsState Labor MPs staged a parliamentary walkout after Jodi McKay was thrown out during a fiery question time debate over elective surgery waiting lists in western Sydney So the rumours they left because some Chinese donors were paying for lunch aren't true? They should do the State a favour and stay out It's amazing to see so many people on their rag all at the one time.
Texas officer who shot woman in own home resignsThe Texas police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson, a 28-year-old Black woman, in her own home on Saturday has resigned from the force. 9News gutless!! hopefully gets done for 1st degree murder! So he can apply at another County once it’s all over. That’s what they are doing. Moving This poor Lady/Auntie was playing Xbox with her little nephew after caring for her mother. And Yes he was there.