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Donate Life – Adrian’s Story

It all started in May of 2008, my wife Janine and I had our first overseas holiday booked to Europe. We had saved our money for this for quite some time, our trip of a lifetime. Leading up to this time, I was feeling tired at times and wasn’t always [...]

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We’re Accredited!

This week has been a big week for all of us with hospital accreditation. Over the past few months, we have been preparing meticulously for the accreditation. The verbal summation has just been delivered by the Chief surveyor and the recommendation to ACHS is that we comply with all the [...]

2018 Accreditation- What you can do!

Our hospital accreditation survey is fast approaching, which is why I’m putting together a quick checklist and provide resources to help every staff prepare for accreditation. During survey week, an accreditation surveyor may approach you about any quality and safety matters relevant to your role.  It is therefore essential that [...]

Diversity is Our Strength

We are lucky to call Australia home, a multicultural and multiracial country surrounded by society so rich in various cultural skills and different languages. The same is reflected in our workplace, with employees from diverse backgrounds, it allows us to share and learn from other cultures and experiences. Last Sunday [...]

TMAM’s Stewardship Visit

This week we had the Trustees of Mary Aikenhead Ministries (TMAM) visit our East Melbourne hospital to connect with the management team in person and to ensure our mission is alive and well. TMAM regularly embark on a series of stewardship visits to colleges, hospitals, research institutes and facilities within [...]

ETHOS is now live!

Today, I am very proud that we are the first Private hospital within SVHA to launch the Ethos Program. The Ethos program has been introduced to compliment a range of initiatives both SVHA and St Vincent’s Private Hospital Melbourne have in place to promote a culture of safety. You will [...]