Health

June 25, 2020

SJOG Births New Model to Reduce Out of Pocket Expenses for New Mums

Out of hospital fees are a concern for all Australians but play heavily on the minds of expectant mothers. St John of God has recently launched […]
May 28, 2021

PALLIATIVE CARE WEEK – COPING WITH THE DEATH OF A PARENT

By Natasha Michael A single death can transform a life, particularly when a child loses a parent. It is estimated that every year in Australia, 10,000 […]
June 1, 2021

COMPASSION IN ACTION: RECOGNISING INNOVATION & IMPACT IN SOCIAL JUSTICE

Social justice in the Catholic health and aged care sectors is a rich tradition that for many of us stretches back more than a century when […]
June 1, 2021

ST VINCENT’S INDIGENOUS HEALTH CLINIC – A SIGNIFICANT STEP TOWARDS CLOSING THE GAP

Indigenous health remains one of the biggest challenges facing the nation. While we work towards “closing the gap”, the fact remains that if you are an […]
June 5, 2021

VATICAN VIDEO CONFERENCES WILL FOCUS ON COVID CARERS’ HEALTH

Health-care workers have been stressed to the point of exhaustion by the COVID-19 health emergency. Serving on the front lines of the global pandemic, they have […]
June 29, 2021
St Vincent's Bondi pop up clinic

CATHOLIC SECTOR THANKS ST VINCENT’S WORKERS FOR THEIR FRONTLINE COVID TESTING WORK

Catholic health and aged care operators have hailed St Vincent’s Health Sydney workers as health care heroes for their hard work in conducting hundreds of thousands […]
July 1, 2021

DAWN offers hope in fight against alcohol

Australia is a nation of drinkers and the financial, health and social costs are enormous. Australian Bureau of Statistics data shows that in 2020 Australians spent […]
July 14, 2021

DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT KEY TO DEALING WITH DIABETES

Professor Jerry Greenfield, head of the Diabetes and Endocrinology Department at St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney, says one in four people have diabetes or are pre-diabetic. […]
July 14, 2021

Compassionate volunteers needed for unique roles in palliative care

VMCH is recruiting for a group of special volunteers to support people in their final stages of life. Our new palliative care service, O’Neill House in […]