Cabrini Health Australia https://cabrini.com.au/ 21/03/2019 Advanced stereotactic treatment now available at GenesisCare Cabrini GenesisCare now provides extracranial Stereotactic Radiation Therapy at Cabrini Malvern https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/advanced-stereotactic-treatment-now-available-at-genesiscare-cabrini/ 20/03/2019 1:25pm /assets/Uploads/rediotherapy-tn2.jpg Advanced stereotactic treatment now available at GenesisCare Cabrini https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/advanced-stereotactic-treatment-now-available-at-genesiscare-cabrini/ News and media releases World Delirium Awareness Day During World Delirium Awareness Day, Cabrini is helping to spread awareness of delirium and support patients who have experienced the condition. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/world-delirium-awareness-day/ 13/03/2019 11:45am /assets/Uploads/world-delerium-day-19.jpg World Delirium Awareness Day https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/world-delirium-awareness-day/ News and media releases Cabrini Brighton receives Full Medicare MRI licence From April this year, Cabrini Brighton will be able to provide patients in Brighton and throughout Bayside with access to the full suite of Medicare eligible MRI services, following the announcement of a new, full Medicare MRI licence for Cabrini Brighton. This will deliver approximately 5900 Medicare subsidised services annually. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-brighton-receives-full-medicare-mri-licence/ 14/03/2019 9:20am /assets/Uploads/mri-medicare-lic.jpg Cabrini Brighton receives Full Medicare MRI licence https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-brighton-receives-full-medicare-mri-licence/ News and media releases A vision for early glaucoma diagnosis Beginning on Sunday March 10, World Glaucoma Week celebrates 11 years of raising awareness of the prevalence of glaucoma and the need for regular eye checks and research funds. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/a-vision-for-early-glaucoma-diagnosis/ 12/03/2019 1:39pm /assets/Uploads/glaucoma-week-19.jpg A vision for early glaucoma diagnosis https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/a-vision-for-early-glaucoma-diagnosis/ News and media releases International Women's Day 2019 I think International Women’s Day is about recognising women globally, from all cultural backgrounds across the world. It is a chance to celebrate their strengths and their accomplishments. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/international-women-s-day-2019/ 08/03/2019 12:55pm /assets/Uploads/intl-womens-day-2019.jpg International Women's Day 2019 https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/international-women-s-day-2019/ News and media releases March is Epilepsy Awareness Month During Epilepsy Awareness Month, and particularly on Purple Day for Epilepsy on March 26, people are asked to talk about epilepsy and remind those who live with seizures that they are not alone. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/march-is-epilepsy-awareness-month/ 04/03/2019 11:54am /assets/Uploads/purple-day-19.jpg March is Epilepsy Awareness Month https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/march-is-epilepsy-awareness-month/ News and media releases Teal Ribbon Day - a reminder to women to keep your health in check This Teal Ribbon Day for ovarian cancer, Mrs Wilton is encouraging women to trust their instincts and get a second opinion if they feel something isn’t right. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/teal-ribbon-day-a-reminder-to-women-to-keep-your-health-in-check/ 27/02/2019 11:50am /assets/Uploads/teal-ribbon-day-19.jpg Teal Ribbon Day - a reminder to women to keep your health in check https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/teal-ribbon-day-a-reminder-to-women-to-keep-your-health-in-check/ News and media releases Melbourne Heart Group cyber security incident resolved The cyber-security incident reported in today’s Age occurred at the Melbourne Heart Group, a group of specialists who lease rooms at Cabrini Malvern. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/melbourne-heart-group-cyber-security-incident-resolved/ 01/03/2019 3:06pm /assets/Uploads/MKW-2017-serious.jpg Melbourne Heart Group cyber security incident resolved https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/melbourne-heart-group-cyber-security-incident-resolved/ News and media releases Pharmacy Waiver Program launches in Epping Critical support for people seeking asylum living in Hume and Whittlesea is now available through a new Pharmacy Waiver Program, launched today by Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny MP. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/pharmacy-waiver-program-launches-in-epping/ 18/02/2019 2:28pm /assets/Uploads/whittlesea-waiver-tn.jpg Pharmacy Waiver Program launches in Epping https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/pharmacy-waiver-program-launches-in-epping/ News and media releases Education and open conversation help to ease fears on World Cancer Day Addressing myths and misinformation is one of the key priorities today on World Cancer Day. According to the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), fear is often caused by the misconception that cancer is without a cure and nothing can be done. This often causes people to put off seeking advice and treatment, resulting in worse outcomes due to late diagnoses. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/education-and-open-conversation-help-to-ease-fears-on-world-cancer-day/ 04/02/2019 11:57am /assets/Uploads/Dr-ben-brady-tn2.jpg Education and open conversation help to ease fears on World Cancer Day https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/education-and-open-conversation-help-to-ease-fears-on-world-cancer-day/ News and media releases Expression of Interest – Aged Care Residential Placement Provider Cabrini Health is seeking expressions of interest from Aged Care Residential Placement Providers (ACRPP) to assist the Cabrini Social Work team across all Cabrini sites. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/expression-of-interest-aged-care-residential-placement-provider/ 04/02/2019 2:58pm /assets/Uploads/malvern-facade-tn2.jpg Expression of Interest – Aged Care Residential Placement Provider https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/expression-of-interest-aged-care-residential-placement-provider/ News and media releases Medical scribes could help doctors care for more patients A new role in the health system could improve efficiency in emergency departments and decrease the time patients spend in emergency departments, following a successful trial in hospitals throughout Victoria recently published in The BMJ. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/medical-scribes-could-help-doctors-care-for-more-patients/ 05/02/2019 2:56pm /assets/Uploads/scribe-tn.jpg Medical scribes could help doctors care for more patients https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/medical-scribes-could-help-doctors-care-for-more-patients/ News and media releases Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month February marks Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and with that comes the reminder to all women, no matter their age, to get a check-up if they feel something isn’t right. It is also a reminder to those women battling ovarian cancer that they aren’t alone. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/ovarian-cancer-awareness-month/ 01/02/2019 9:49am /assets/Uploads/ovarian-cancer-am-tn.jpg Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/ovarian-cancer-awareness-month/ News and media releases Surprise New Year’s delivery for two new mums There was plenty to celebrate on New Year’s Day at Cabrini, with the arrival of two babies to herald the start of 2019. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/surprise-new-year-s-delivery-for-two-new-mums/ 16/01/2019 12:30pm /assets/Uploads/new-years-baby-2019.jpg Surprise New Year’s delivery for two new mums https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/surprise-new-year-s-delivery-for-two-new-mums/ News and media releases Season's Greetings Christmas is one of the happiest and holiest feast days in the Christian calendar, a joyous time that resonates around the world. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/season-s-greetings/ 20/12/2018 3:41pm /assets/Uploads/michael-walsh-smiling.jpg Season's Greetings https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/season-s-greetings/ News and media releases Cabrini's approach to end-of-life care At Cabrini, we believe doctors and other healthcare practitioners should not intentionally cause the death of a person in their care and should not assist a person in taking their own life. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-s-approach-to-end-of-life-care/ 20/12/2018 3:29pm /assets/Uploads/holding-hands-tn2.jpg Cabrini's approach to end-of-life care https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-s-approach-to-end-of-life-care/ News and media releases Emergency Department waiting times available online “Knowing I would be seen quickly at Cabrini, removed a lot of that stress. I had her home and tucked up in bed before I would have even been seen elsewhere.” https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/emergency-department-waiting-times-available-online/ 20/12/2018 3:42pm /assets/Uploads/ed-wait-time-tn2.jpg Emergency Department waiting times available online https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/emergency-department-waiting-times-available-online/ News and media releases Giving back provides sense of purpose At 94 years old, Mabel Hibbert is older than most of the residents at Cabrini Ashwood but spending time there keeps her young at heart. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/giving-back-provides-sense-of-purpose/ 06/01/2019 4:23pm /assets/Uploads/bingo-mabel.jpg Giving back provides sense of purpose https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/giving-back-provides-sense-of-purpose/ News and media releases Surgical visit to Papua New Guinea reinforces love of the job Cabrini Outreach has been sending an orthopaedic surgical team to Modilon General Hospital in Papua New Guinea since 2000. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/surgical-visit-to-papua-new-guinea-reinforces-love-of-the-job/ 18/12/2018 9:54am /assets/Uploads/PNG-xmas-surgery.jpg Surgical visit to Papua New Guinea reinforces love of the job https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/surgical-visit-to-papua-new-guinea-reinforces-love-of-the-job/ News and media releases Cabrini Ashwood receives food excellence award Cabrini Residential Aged Care in Ashwood has earned a City of Monash Golden Plate Award for its food services for the fifth year in a row. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-ashwood-receives-food-excellence-award/ 13/12/2018 12:41pm /assets/Uploads/ashwood-facade-tn.jpg Cabrini Ashwood receives food excellence award https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-ashwood-receives-food-excellence-award/ News and media releases New Board Chair for Cabrini Sylvia Falzon has been announced as the new Chair of Cabrini’s Board of Directors, taking the reins in October 2018. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/new-board-chair-for-cabrini/ 12/12/2018 9:42am /assets/Uploads/syliva-richard-board-chair.jpg New Board Chair for Cabrini https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/new-board-chair-for-cabrini/ News and media releases Swift actions save mother and son Three weeks before her due date, Christine Dean was touring Cabrini’s birthing suites when she asked a midwife to check her baby. She did not expect to give birth to son Jack within hours.
https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/swift-actions-save-mother-and-son/ 12/12/2018 11:03am /assets/Uploads/anaemic-baby-tn.jpg Swift actions save mother and son https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/swift-actions-save-mother-and-son/ News and media releases
Expansion of cafe services at Brighton and Malvern campuses We are pleased to announce, following a competitive tender process, Zouki has been selected as the successful provider to continue this service. Zouki will commence operation on 1 December. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/expansion-of-cafe-services-at-brighton-and-malvern-campuses/ 27/11/2018 9:42am /assets/Uploads/malvern-front-sign2.jpg Expansion of cafe services at Brighton and Malvern campuses https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/expansion-of-cafe-services-at-brighton-and-malvern-campuses/ News and media releases Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month With one of the lowest survival rates of all major cancers, pancreatic cancer statistics have not changed significantly in more than 40 years. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/pancreatic-cancer-awareness-month/ 16/11/2018 12:25pm /assets/Uploads/val-usatof-pancreatic-cancer-tn.jpg Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/pancreatic-cancer-awareness-month/ News and media releases World Diabetes Day shines the light on undiagnosed patients Diabetes is recognised as one of the world’s fastest growing chronic conditions, yet one in every two adults with diabetes remains undiagnosed. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/world-diabetes-day-shines-the-light-on-undiagnosed-patients/ 14/11/2018 3:14pm /assets/Uploads/diabetes-day-2018-tn.jpg World Diabetes Day shines the light on undiagnosed patients https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/world-diabetes-day-shines-the-light-on-undiagnosed-patients/ News and media releases Mini-Field of Women marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month on the lawns of Cabrini Brighton 100 Pink Lady silhouettes were planted in the hospital’s gardens and Cabrini staff were invited to write personal messages as a tribute to patients with breast cancer. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/mini-field-of-women-marks-breast-cancer-awareness-month-on-the-lawns-of-cabrini-brighton/ 15/11/2018 9:29am /assets/Uploads/mini-field-of-women-tn.jpg Mini-Field of Women marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month on the lawns of Cabrini Brighton https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/mini-field-of-women-marks-breast-cancer-awareness-month-on-the-lawns-of-cabrini-brighton/ News and media releases International Brain Tumour Awareness Week 2018 During International Brain Tumour Awareness Week, from October 20-27, Cabrini is recognising people with brain tumours and raising awareness of this condition. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/international-brain-tumour-awareness-week-2018/ 26/10/2018 10:29am /assets/Uploads/Gavin-davis-tn.jpg International Brain Tumour Awareness Week 2018 https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/international-brain-tumour-awareness-week-2018/ News and media releases Shining a light on spirituality in healthcare Pastoral Care Week (October 21-27) is an international celebration of the provision of spiritual and emotional care. At Cabrini, we have a team dedicated to helping patients and staff connect with their own spirituality and faith. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/shining-a-light-on-spirituality-in-healthcare/ 24/10/2018 9:20am /assets/Uploads/holding-hands-tn.jpg Shining a light on spirituality in healthcare https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/shining-a-light-on-spirituality-in-healthcare/ News and media releases Celebrating the 1st Anniversary for GenesisCare Radiation Oncology Today marks the first anniversary of GenesisCare Radiation Oncology opening its doors at Cabrini Malvern. The hospital-based service enables Cabrini patients to access comprehensive cancer treatment in one location. Inpatients at Cabrini Malvern, Brighton and Prahran as well as outpatients have access to the service. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/celebrating-the-1st-anniversary-for-genesiscare-radiation-oncology/ 16/10/2018 11:09am /assets/Uploads/genesiscare-1st-bday-tn.jpg Celebrating the 1st Anniversary for GenesisCare Radiation Oncology https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/celebrating-the-1st-anniversary-for-genesiscare-radiation-oncology/ News and media releases Cabrini Emergency Department recognised in Emergency Nursing awards Cabrini’s Alan, Ada and Eva Selwyn Emergency Department received a Certificate of Special Recognition in the International Conference for Emergency Nursing 2018 Australasian Emergency Department of the Year awards. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-emergency-department-recognised-in-emergency-nursing-awards/ 16/10/2018 9:21am /assets/Uploads/ED-ICEN2018-awards-tn.jpg Cabrini Emergency Department recognised in Emergency Nursing awards https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-emergency-department-recognised-in-emergency-nursing-awards/ News and media releases Organoids a powerful way to probe bowel cancer biology Colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in Australia. In order to increase survival rates for colorectal cancer, we need to apply current therapies effectively and develop new treatment targets.
https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/organoids-a-powerful-way-to-probe-bowel-cancer-biology/ 29/10/2018 9:28am /assets/Uploads/organoids-res-week-2018-tn.jpg Organoids a powerful way to probe bowel cancer biology https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/organoids-a-powerful-way-to-probe-bowel-cancer-biology/ News and media releases
Papua New Guinean doctor John Bolnga receives inaugural research scholarship Cabrini’s Outreach program is helping to improve the quality and safety of health care in Papua New Guinea, with the inaugural John Griffiths Research Travel scholarship awarded in 2018 to Papua New Guinean doctor John Bolnga. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/papua-new-guinean-doctor-john-bolnga-receives-inaugural-research-scholarship-2/ 12/11/2018 10:17am /assets/Uploads/dr-john-bolnga-news-tn.jpg Papua New Guinean doctor John Bolnga receives inaugural research scholarship https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/papua-new-guinean-doctor-john-bolnga-receives-inaugural-research-scholarship-2/ News and media releases Improving health outcomes for refugee women Cabrini is supporting PhD scholar Sue Willey to evaluate the implementation of a perinatal mental health screening program to improve health outcomes for refugee women and their families. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/improving-health-outcomes-for-refugee-women/ 30/10/2018 10:25am /assets/Uploads/Sue-willey.jpg Improving health outcomes for refugee women https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/improving-health-outcomes-for-refugee-women/ News and media releases The true cost of not getting a good night's sleep October 1-7 is Sleep Awareness Week, which is about educating the public about what is considered “normal sleep” so they are able to determine if they are having insufficient sleep or may have a sleep disorder. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/the-true-cost-of-not-getting-a-good-night-s-sleep/ 04/10/2018 11:50am /assets/Uploads/aud-sleep-study-tn.jpg The true cost of not getting a good night's sleep https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/the-true-cost-of-not-getting-a-good-night-s-sleep/ News and media releases Cabrini’s breast cancer luncheon shows the lighter side of cancer Away from the challenges of chemotherapy and the scars of surgery, the Cabrini Brightways breast cancer luncheon was a celebration of life and a pillar of hope for women living with breast cancer. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-s-breast-cancer-luncheon-shows-the-lighter-side-of-cancer/ 01/10/2018 11:04am /assets/Uploads/vicki-and-gretta-tn.jpg Cabrini’s breast cancer luncheon shows the lighter side of cancer https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-s-breast-cancer-luncheon-shows-the-lighter-side-of-cancer/ News and media releases Cabrini patients participate in Australian-first cancer drug trial For the first time in Australia, a major new cancer treatment drug is being given to patients at Cabrini. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-patients-participate-in-australian-first-cancer-drug-trial/ 30/10/2018 10:18am /assets/Uploads/cancer-drug-trial-tn.jpg Cabrini patients participate in Australian-first cancer drug trial https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-patients-participate-in-australian-first-cancer-drug-trial/ News and media releases Make sure to get yourself checked during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month It all starts with a blood test, it is as simple as that. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/make-sure-to-get-yourself-checked-during-prostate-cancer-awareness-month/ 26/09/2018 11:05am /assets/News/Thumbnails/2018-prostate-cancer-awareness-month.jpg Make sure to get yourself checked during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/make-sure-to-get-yourself-checked-during-prostate-cancer-awareness-month/ News and media releases Celebrating the remarkable work of our physiotherapists. On 8 September we are celebrating World Physiotherapy Day—a global event recognising the incredible role physiotherapists play in the community. This is an opportunity to reflect on the fantastic physiotherapy services we have at Cabrini https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/celebrating-the-remarkable-work-of-our-physiotherapists/ 07/09/2018 3:30pm /assets/Uploads/world-physio-day-2018.jpg Celebrating the remarkable work of our physiotherapists. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/celebrating-the-remarkable-work-of-our-physiotherapists/ News and media releases Cabrini medical team performs life-saving surgery for mother of four from Papua New Guinea When Ms Haro first begun suffering migraines in January, doctors in Papua New Guinea told her she was suffering from Dengue fever, and later said she had malaria. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-medical-team-performs-life-saving-surgery-for-mother-of-four-from-papua-new-guinea/ 07/09/2018 11:15am /assets/Uploads/hari-Haro.jpg Cabrini medical team performs life-saving surgery for mother of four from Papua New Guinea https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-medical-team-performs-life-saving-surgery-for-mother-of-four-from-papua-new-guinea/ News and media releases Holistic approach to deliver peace of mind September is Dementia Australia’s Dementia Awareness Month. In turn, Cabrini Health is encouraging people who are concerned about a loved one to seek help and advice. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/holistic-approach-to-deliver-peace-of-mind/ 04/09/2018 9:47am /assets/Uploads/dementia-age-image.jpg Holistic approach to deliver peace of mind https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/holistic-approach-to-deliver-peace-of-mind/ News and media releases Father’s Day babies arrive in time to celebrate with their new dads Father’s Day was made extra special for two new dads who welcomed their babies into the world on Sunday at Cabrini Malvern. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/father-s-day-babies-arrive-in-time-to-celebrate-with-their-new-dads/ 06/09/2018 3:24pm /assets/Uploads/fathers-day-2018.jpg Father’s Day babies arrive in time to celebrate with their new dads https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/father-s-day-babies-arrive-in-time-to-celebrate-with-their-new-dads/ News and media releases This week is National Stroke Week: 3-9 September #fightstroke More than 80% of strokes can be prevented by taking some simple steps to manage risk factors by living a healthy life. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/this-week-is-national-stroke-week-3-9-september-fightstroke/ 05/09/2018 10:42am /assets/Uploads/suzy-stroke-week-tn.jpg This week is National Stroke Week: 3-9 September #fightstroke https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/this-week-is-national-stroke-week-3-9-september-fightstroke/ News and media releases Cabrini Brighton and Dementia Australia join forces to provide dementia-friendly rehabilitation service Today, Cabrini Health, in partnership with Dementia Australia, launched one of Australia’s first purpose-designed dementia-friendly rehabilitation environments at Brighton. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-brighton-and-dementia-australia-join-forces-to-provide-dementia-friendly-rehabilitation-service/ 31/08/2018 9:41am /assets/Uploads/dementia-launch-2018.jpg Cabrini Brighton and Dementia Australia join forces to provide dementia-friendly rehabilitation service https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-brighton-and-dementia-australia-join-forces-to-provide-dementia-friendly-rehabilitation-service/ News and media releases Rehabilitation Quality and Patient Experience Committee Are you interested in improving quality and the patient experience in health care? https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/rehabilitation-quality-and-patient-experience-committee/ 31/08/2018 12:20pm /assets/Uploads/discharge-lounge-and-nurse.jpg Rehabilitation Quality and Patient Experience Committee https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/rehabilitation-quality-and-patient-experience-committee/ News and media releases Have your say We are seeking interest from the community to join our Patient and Family Register https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/have-your-say/ 31/08/2018 11:42am /assets/Uploads/have-your-say-jan-tn.jpg Have your say https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/have-your-say/ News and media releases Congratulations to Professor Peter Dwyer On behalf of Cabrini and our medical staff, we warmly congratulate Professor Peter Dwyer, a gynaecologist and urogynaecologist at Cabrini Malvern https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/congratulations-to-professor-peter-dwyer/ 24/08/2018 12:09pm /assets/Uploads/peter-dwyer-212x160.jpg Congratulations to Professor Peter Dwyer https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/congratulations-to-professor-peter-dwyer/ News and media releases What if you couldn't speak? Communication is an essential part of everyday life, but what if you couldn’t speak? During Speech Pathology Week (19-25 August), Cabrini Health is encouraging people to seek help if they are struggling to communicate. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/what-if-you-couldn-t-speak/ 22/08/2018 1:52pm /assets/Uploads/speech-path-week-2018-tn.jpg What if you couldn't speak? https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/what-if-you-couldn-t-speak/ News and media releases Life-changing surgery for Tongan teenager thanks to the generosity of Cabrini Mr Blake and the Cabrini perioperative team volunteered their time to remove the tumour from the 19-year-old’s jaw during a risky, eight-hour surgical operation. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/life-changing-surgery-for-tongan-teenager-thanks-to-the-generosity-of-cabrini/ 17/08/2018 1:23pm /assets/Uploads/silia-and-will-blake-tn.jpg Life-changing surgery for Tongan teenager thanks to the generosity of Cabrini https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/life-changing-surgery-for-tongan-teenager-thanks-to-the-generosity-of-cabrini/ News and media releases Why have your baby at Cabrini? The Age newspaper spoke to Dr Danielle Wilkins, obstetrician and Director of Maternity Services at Cabrini, to find out. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/why-have-your-baby-at-cabrini/ 15/08/2018 3:11pm /assets/Uploads/deliverying-for-stonnington2.jpg Why have your baby at Cabrini? https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/why-have-your-baby-at-cabrini/ News and media releases News from the first day of the international health commission meeting It’s a cold morning, and the mercury hasn’t yet hit today’s high of just 13 degrees. But the chill isn’t bothering the growing crowd of people gathered on a small grass area at the Catholic Leadership Centre in East Melbourne. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/news-from-the-first-day-of-the-international-health-commission-meeting/ 10/08/2018 10:56am /assets/Uploads/intl-health-meeting-tn1.jpg News from the first day of the international health commission meeting https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/news-from-the-first-day-of-the-international-health-commission-meeting/ News and media releases Call for new approaches to chronic pain management During National Pain Week (23-29 July 2018), Cabrini pain specialist Dr Kenneth Shum is calling for patients and the medical profession to adopt holistic approaches to managing chronic pain, rather than simply relying on pain medications. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/call-for-new-approaches-to-chronic-pain-management/ 13/11/2018 9:47am /assets/Uploads/pain-week-2018-tn.jpg Call for new approaches to chronic pain management https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/call-for-new-approaches-to-chronic-pain-management/ News and media releases Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub As we mark the second anniversary of the official opening of the Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub, it’s timely to reflect on how well we have met our goals and aspirations. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-asylum-seeker-and-refugee-health-hub/ 03/07/2018 9:56am /assets/Uploads/Asylum-seeker-health-hub-facade-tn2.jpg Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-asylum-seeker-and-refugee-health-hub/ News and media releases Even Obstetricians choose Cabrini Maternity Cabrini obstetrician Dr Jaclyn Wloszczowski chose Cabrini Maternity for her own maternity care, safely delivering baby Alannah on the evening of Mothers’ Day with the help of obstetrician Dr Danielle Wilkins (Director of Cabrini Maternity) and Cabrini midwives. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/even-obstetricians-choose-cabrini-maternity/ 20/07/2018 9:44am /assets/Uploads/a-perfect-mothers-day-tn.jpg Even Obstetricians choose Cabrini Maternity https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/even-obstetricians-choose-cabrini-maternity/ News and media releases Emergency medicine demands excellence at each step of patient care. The Alan, Ada and Eva Selwyn Emergency Department at Cabrini Malvern sees more than 23,000 patients a year and receives the largest number of ambulances – more than 5000 – of any private hospital in the country. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/emergency-medicine-demands-excellence-at-each-step-of-patient-care/ 15/06/2018 12:28pm /assets/Uploads/michael-ben-meir.jpg Emergency medicine demands excellence at each step of patient care. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/emergency-medicine-demands-excellence-at-each-step-of-patient-care/ News and media releases Cabrini doctor honoured in Queen’s Birthday list Cabrini congratulates Dr Roderic Phillips, who was honored with the award of a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for his services to rogaining and to paediatric dermatology.

https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-doctor-honoured-in-queen-s-birthday-list/ 13/06/2018 3:16pm /assets/Uploads/dr-roderic-phillips.jpg Cabrini doctor honoured in Queen’s Birthday list https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-doctor-honoured-in-queen-s-birthday-list/ News and media releases
Creating an environment for all children A new project is providing support for children who have autism, bringing about changes in the way we care for young people in our paediatric unit at Cabrini Malvern – including the introduction of daily quiet time, a special pre-admission clinic and better communication. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/creating-an-environment-for-all-children/ 08/06/2018 4:41pm /assets/Uploads/tlc-tn.jpg Creating an environment for all children https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/creating-an-environment-for-all-children/ News and media releases Cabrini oncologist Dr Yoland Antill in the news This week, Cabrini medical oncologist Dr Yoland Antill appeared on Network Ten’s popular evening television program The Project to discuss a major medical breakthrough that is likely to influence treatment plans for many oncology patients. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-oncologist-dr-yoland-antill-in-the-news/ 06/06/2018 12:29pm /assets/Uploads/yoland-antill.jpg Cabrini oncologist Dr Yoland Antill in the news https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-oncologist-dr-yoland-antill-in-the-news/ News and media releases All signs are positive for Cabrini Malvern's new Gandel Wing Work on the new Gandel Wing, on Wattletree Road at the corner of Isabella Street, is progressing well with the new building on-track to open in 2019. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/all-signs-are-positive-for-cabrini-malvern-s-new-gandel-wing/ 02/07/2018 12:24pm /assets/Uploads/gandel-wing-may18.jpg All signs are positive for Cabrini Malvern's new Gandel Wing https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/all-signs-are-positive-for-cabrini-malvern-s-new-gandel-wing/ News and media releases Wheels keep turning for Cabrini volunteer Eleven years a volunteer and Mark ‘Wheels’ Wheeler keeps rolling on, even through his own tragedy, to make a remarkable difference for people in need at Cabrini. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/wheels-keep-turning-for-cabrini-volunteer/ 29/05/2018 10:37am /assets/Uploads/wheels.jpg Wheels keep turning for Cabrini volunteer https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/wheels-keep-turning-for-cabrini-volunteer/ News and media releases Palliative Care is about extending life, not ending it, say experts Experts who work with patients with advanced illness at Cabrini in Melbourne say it’s time to redefine what is meant by palliative care, with figures clearly showing that palliative care is about extending life and living it to its fullest rather than ending it. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/palliative-care-is-about-extending-life-not-ending-it-say-experts/ 25/05/2018 2:48pm /assets/Uploads/aprof-natasha-michael.jpg Palliative Care is about extending life, not ending it, say experts https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/palliative-care-is-about-extending-life-not-ending-it-say-experts/ News and media releases Cabrini calls for the reinstatement of basic services for people seeking asylum In March 2018, the Cabrini Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub experienced a surge in demand with a 100 per cent increase in the number of referrals for the month. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-calls-for-the-reinstatement-of-basic-services-for-people-seeking-asylum/ 23/05/2018 2:21pm /assets/Uploads/Asylum-seeker-health-hub-facade-tn.jpg Cabrini calls for the reinstatement of basic services for people seeking asylum https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-calls-for-the-reinstatement-of-basic-services-for-people-seeking-asylum/ News and media releases Call to review heart medications as Cabrini starts Heart Week conference Heart disease continues to be a major killer in Australia but many people with heart conditions could be doing better by having their medication adjusted, says a leading cardiologist. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/call-to-review-heart-medications-as-cabrini-starts-heart-week-conference/ 04/05/2018 10:24am /assets/Uploads/gautum-vaddadi-tn.jpg Call to review heart medications as Cabrini starts Heart Week conference https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/call-to-review-heart-medications-as-cabrini-starts-heart-week-conference/ News and media releases Research into irregular heartbeat proves patients can live longer Recent studies into the impact of cardiac procedures for people with irregular heartbeats, or atrial fibrillation (AF), have proven there’ve been huge advances in success and survival in the last few years, says Cabrini Cardiologist, Professor Peter Kistler. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/research-into-irregular-heartbeat-proves-patients-can-live-longer/ 04/05/2018 10:12am /assets/Uploads/prof-kistler.jpg Research into irregular heartbeat proves patients can live longer https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/research-into-irregular-heartbeat-proves-patients-can-live-longer/ News and media releases After ten years TAVI doubters have been persuaded that it works Cabrini’s heart team is marking ten years of a ground-breaking procedure – Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) – which has made life-saving treatment at lower risk available to many more patients. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/after-ten-years-tavi-doubters-have-been-persuaded-that-it-works/ 03/05/2018 9:41am /assets/Uploads/dr-dion-stub-tn.jpg After ten years TAVI doubters have been persuaded that it works https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/after-ten-years-tavi-doubters-have-been-persuaded-that-it-works/ News and media releases Challenging a gold standard – is it time to throw out 100 years of blood pressure monitoring? A research partnership between Cabrini Health and Monash University is developing a reliable alternative to standard blood pressure monitoring in 100 years. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/challenging-a-gold-standard-is-it-time-to-throw-out-100-years-of-blood-pressure-monitoring/ 02/05/2018 9:48am /assets/Uploads/keith-joe-heart-week-tn2.jpg Challenging a gold standard – is it time to throw out 100 years of blood pressure monitoring? https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/challenging-a-gold-standard-is-it-time-to-throw-out-100-years-of-blood-pressure-monitoring/ News and media releases Emergency Departments - public or private? Emergency departments were once the exclusive domain of Australia’s large public hospitals, but today more than half a million consultations are conducted every year by senior emergency doctors in the private sector with high levels of patient satisfaction. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/emergency-departments-public-or-private/ 05/12/2018 11:08am /assets/Uploads/MBM-with-boy-tn.jpg Emergency Departments - public or private? https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/emergency-departments-public-or-private/ News and media releases Cutting-edge treatment for Parkinson's Disease More than 80,000 Australians live with Parkinson’s Disease and Cabrini is fortunate to have two doctors – neurologist Dr Wesley Thevathasan and neurosurgeon Mr Kristian Bulluss. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cutting-edge-treatment-for-parkinson-s-disease/ 12/07/2018 11:31am /assets/Uploads/dr-wes-thevathasan-tn.jpg Cutting-edge treatment for Parkinson's Disease https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cutting-edge-treatment-for-parkinson-s-disease/ News and media releases Supporting Parkinson's Sufferers World Parkinson’s Day will be held on Wednesday 11 April 2018. It marks the birthday of James Parkinson who in the 19th Century, first described the “shaking palsy’ in 1817. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/supporting-parkinson-s-sufferers/ 12/07/2018 11:31am /assets/Uploads/parkingsons-day-tn.jpg Supporting Parkinson's Sufferers https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/supporting-parkinson-s-sufferers/ News and media releases Waiting times now published at Cabrini Emergency Mindful of the public’s abhorrence of long waiting times, the Cabrini website now publishes expected Emergency Department waiting times, and the number of patients yet to be seen by a doctor. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/waiting-times-now-published-at-cabrini-emergency/ 07/06/2018 12:28pm /assets/Uploads/ed-wait-time-tn.jpg Waiting times now published at Cabrini Emergency https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/waiting-times-now-published-at-cabrini-emergency/ News and media releases Federal Health minister opens NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence at Cabrini “Across the globe (there is) inappropriately high use of imaging, rest, opioids, spinal injections and surgery. Doing more of the same will not reduce low back pain disability nor its long term consequences.” – Professor Rachelle Buchbinder https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/federal-health-minister-opens-nhmrc-centre-for-research-excellence-at-cabrini/ 22/03/2018 9:58am /assets/Uploads/rachelle-buchbinder-2018-tn.jpg Federal Health minister opens NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence at Cabrini https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/federal-health-minister-opens-nhmrc-centre-for-research-excellence-at-cabrini/ News and media releases Our continuing commitment to Medical Imaging Cabrini Medical Imaging is undergoing significant development and building works continuing through the early part of the year to provide a new modality and update some of our current equipment. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/our-continuing-commitment-to-medical-imaging/ 20/03/2018 9:39am /assets/Uploads/med-imaging-new-ct.jpg Our continuing commitment to Medical Imaging https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/our-continuing-commitment-to-medical-imaging/ News and media releases Marking World Glaucoma Week Cabrini ophthalmologist Dr Simon Skalicky gave an interview about glaucoma on ABC Melbourne’s Afternoon program. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/marking-world-glaucoma-week/ 14/03/2018 2:33pm /assets/Uploads/dr-simon-Skalicky.jpg Marking World Glaucoma Week https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/marking-world-glaucoma-week/ News and media releases 2018 Peter Meese Memorial Lecture Person - and family - centred care: what does it really mean? https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/2018-peter-meese-memorial-lecture/ 14/02/2018 11:03am /assets/Uploads/petermeese-2018-tn.jpg 2018 Peter Meese Memorial Lecture https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/2018-peter-meese-memorial-lecture/ News and media releases Cardiac services with heart One of Cabrini’s great strengths is its cardiac care and now it has opened Cabrini Heart: a grouping of three cardiac therapies: catheterisation, surgery and rehabilitation. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cardiac-services-with-heart/ 02/02/2018 9:50am /assets/Uploads/dr-gautam-vaddadi-tn.jpg Cardiac services with heart https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cardiac-services-with-heart/ News and media releases Cabrini doctor honoured Professor David Kissane has received the Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) in the Australia Day Honours list. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-doctor-honoured/ 14/02/2018 9:54am /assets/Uploads/Dr-David-Kissane.jpg Cabrini doctor honoured https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-doctor-honoured/ News and media releases New radiation oncology service open at Cabrini Malvern This week, GenesisCare Victoria opened its new radiation oncology treatment centre at Cabrini Malvern with a busy start. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/new-radiation-oncology-service-open-at-cabrini-malvern/ 05/02/2018 1:25pm /assets/Uploads/radiation-therapy-launch-tn.jpg New radiation oncology service open at Cabrini Malvern https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/new-radiation-oncology-service-open-at-cabrini-malvern/ News and media releases Students vote cardiologist Dr Meroula Richardson an excellent teacher When the University of Notre Dame students – who form part of the medical student cohort rotating through Cabrini – were asked to vote for the teacher whom they felt was the most enthusiastic, inspiring and helpful, they didn’t hesitate to nominate cardiologist Dr Meroula Richardson. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/students-vote-cardiologist-dr-meroula-richardson-an-excellent-teacher/ 20/12/2017 1:38pm /assets/Uploads/meroula-richardson-award-tn.jpg Students vote cardiologist Dr Meroula Richardson an excellent teacher https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/students-vote-cardiologist-dr-meroula-richardson-an-excellent-teacher/ News and media releases A hospital building for the future It would be hard to miss the large hole at the corner of Wattletree Road and Isabella Street, which has appeared at the site of the former medical centre 1 at Cabrini Malvern. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/a-hospital-building-for-the-future/ 30/01/2018 11:27am /assets/Uploads/engineering-staff-at-new-site.jpg A hospital building for the future https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/a-hospital-building-for-the-future/ News and media releases Fears for vulnerable people affected by SRSS changes Medical professionals providing direct care to clients of Cabrini’s Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub have expressed concern about the impact Federal Government’s cuts to payments for refugees and asylum seekers. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/fears-for-vulnerable-people-affected-by-srss-changes/ 12/06/2018 11:18am /assets/Uploads/Dr-Tram-Nguyen.jpg Fears for vulnerable people affected by SRSS changes https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/fears-for-vulnerable-people-affected-by-srss-changes/ News and media releases Cabrini’s health missions put on a great show It was a full house for the Showcase Session at Cabrini’s International Health Commission Meeting on the afternoon of Tuesday 7 August. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-s-health-missions-put-on-a-great-show/ 10/08/2018 10:59am /assets/Uploads/intl-health-meeting-tn2.jpg Cabrini’s health missions put on a great show https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-s-health-missions-put-on-a-great-show/ News and media releases The greatest gift of all To mark DonateLife Week (29 July until 5 August), Cabrini intensive care specialist Dr Steve Philpot shares his unique perspective on the value of organ donation, telling how the life of one saved four. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/the-greatest-gift-of-all/ 02/08/2018 11:32am /assets/Uploads/dr-steve-philpot-tn.jpg The greatest gift of all https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/the-greatest-gift-of-all/ News and media releases Cabrini entrance works, Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 October If you’re visiting Cabrini Malvern this weekend, you will notice some extra activity around our main entrance, but rest assured all patient services will operate as usual. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-entrance-works-saturday-6-sunday-7-october/ 04/10/2018 11:49am /assets/Uploads/mavlern-facade-tn.jpg Cabrini entrance works, Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 October https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/cabrini-entrance-works-saturday-6-sunday-7-october/ News and media releases Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub Cabrini’s Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub in Brunswick is helping some of the most vulnerable in our community. https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/asylum-seeker-and-refugee-health-hub/ 19/02/2019 2:05pm /assets/Uploads/Asylum-seeker-health-hub-facade-tn3.jpg Asylum Seeker and Refugee Health Hub https://cabrini.com.au/news-and-events/new-blogcategory-2/asylum-seeker-and-refugee-health-hub/ News and media releases