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Helping patients to recover in their own home

Helping patients to recover in their own home

To help patients in their recovery and to ensure they don’t stay in hospital longer than they need to, Central Adelaide has implemented a new model of care where some assessments can be performed at home.   Used in the UK and Australia’s eastern states, the Discharge...
Support available for women with pelvic mesh injury

Support available for women with pelvic mesh injury

South Australian women who are experiencing complications from pelvic mesh can access help from the Pelvic Mesh Clinic at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. Complications arising from the use of transvaginal meshes in the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary...
Innovative orientation program to support new CALHN staff

Innovative orientation program to support new CALHN staff

Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) will deliver a comprehensive week-long orientation program next week for more than 210 new nurses and patient assistance officers, one of the largest intakes in CALHN’s history.  Working in small groups, the new starters...