Some of the emergency department team at St John of God Murdoch Hospital.

Less pain for patients makes great story

Global health organisation surveyors Press Ganey have selected St John of God Murdoch Hospital’s Emergency Department as a finalist in its 2016 Success Story Awards for the department’s improvements in managing patient’s pain. Director of Emergency Medicine Paul Bailey said pain is the major reason for patients coming to the ED and so pain management […]

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Our counselling services are moving

Counselling provided as part of St John of God Murdoch Social Outreach Services (previously the St John of God Murdoch Community Mental Health Service), will operate from a new location – 160 High Street, Fremantle from 2 December. Ferns House at 62 Pakenham St, Fremantle closes on 27 November 2015. Ferns Counselling Centre will continue […]

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Remembrance Service to provide comfort

The recently unveiled Chapel at St John of God Murdoch Hospital will provide the venue for a new Remembrance Service for families in the community who have experienced the loss of a baby. Pastoral Services Manager Jenni Ashton says our society doesn’t always recognise this grief so it can be difficult for people to acknowledge […]

Professor Leanne Monterosso, Dr Gail Ross-Adjie and Alexis Cranfield.

Research leads to better patient care

Patient-focused research was celebrated for its contribution to ensuring high standards of safety and quality in health care at a research symposium last night. At the symposium, St John of God Murdoch Hospital’s Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Research and the University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle, launched an inaugural research report that documents their […]

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Chapel takes pride of place

St John of God Murdoch Hospital unveiled its new Chapel and renovated foyer at a blessing in mid-May. Designed by architectural firm, Silver Thomas Hanley, the Chapel features natural sandstone from Donnybrook used in some West Australian churches and major public buildings including Parliament House and the Perth General Post Office. The stained glass window […]

Professor Leanne Monterosso. CEO St John of God Foundation Josephine Board and Dr Gail Ross-Adjie.

Funding for falls

Researchers from the Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Research at St John of God Murdoch Hospital, Dr Gail Ross-Adjie and Professor Leanne Monterosso, have been awarded a Babe Norman Research Grant to enable the Centre to continue its extensive research into patient falls. The grant will enable completion of the first phase of the Centre’s […]

Director Marketing and Community Relations Roshan Weddikkara, Chief Executive Officer John Fogarty and Quality Manager Kimberley Montgomery.

Hospital awarded for empowering patients

St John of God Murdoch Hospital was recognised for its commitment to empower patients to get involved in their health with an award at the 2016 Health Consumer Council Awards. The hospital came highly commended in the Organisations category, for which the team at Murdoch demonstrated how they involved patients and their families in their […]

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