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Gold Coast Health News

The latest news at Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service.

Influenza Prevention in Residential Care Facilities

Tuesday 29th March at 9:30am

The establishment of effective influenza management practices are essential for the protection of patients in residential care facilities (RCF). 


Handling with special care

Thursday 24th March at 9:15am

Gold Coast University Hospital Registered Nurse Melanie Coster has provided a touching personal insight into the wonderful work of our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in an interview with Griffith University’s school of Health.


Heart attack survivor thanks the people who saved his life

Tuesday 22nd March at 9:30am

Michael Barwon-Parry knew he made the right move when he relocated from regional Queensland to the Gold Coast six months ago, but now believes it could have been a life-saving decision.


A rare insight into the world of an Intensive Care Unit

Monday 21st March at 9:45am

Intense by name. Intense by nature. Working in an ICU is not for everyone as Gold Coast University Hospital’s Intensive Care Director Jon Field explains in this interview.


Gold Coast Health connects mental health service providers

Friday 18th March at 9:45am

Gold Coast Health is leading the way in strengthening relationships between service providers to improve community care for people with mental illness.


A mother's thanks to the woman who saved her little girl

Tuesday 15th March at 9:45am

“Now we were in a small meeting room at the Gold Coast Child & Youth Mental Health Service.


Robina a place to call home for Carrara staff and patients

Friday 11th March at 10:00am

Carrara staff and patients are settling well into their home at Robina Hospital after a successful move on Wednesday.


Praise for Gold Coast Health Children's Critical Care team

Friday 11th March at 10:00am

It has been a difficult week for young Nick Sutton and his family.


Margaret inundated with support for precious premmie babies

Wednesday 9th March at 10:15am

Margaret Alcock is the Gold Coast’s link between premature babies adapting to their first days of life with caring women who love to put meaning into their craft.


Staff and patients farewell Carrara Health Centre

Monday 7th March at 10:15am

A final emotional chapter has been written in the history of Carrara Health Centre, with past and present staff coming together to celebrate their quality care of thousands of elderly patients at the site.