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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 [...]

2019-02-17T23:59:45+00:00Hospital News, Staff Stories|

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 [...]

2019-02-18T00:03:35+00:00Hospital News, Staff Stories|


After a break last year, I am back raising awareness and critical funds for the St Vincent's de Paul- Vinnies CEO sleep out on the 21 June 2018. With such busy lives, it is difficult to find the time to see beyond ourselves and any personal issues. After doing the [...]

2019-02-18T00:11:43+00:00Hospital News, Staff Stories|

A week in the life: Nurse Tess Young

In recognition of International Nurses Day 2018, I thought it would be a great opportunity to shine the spotlight on one of our incredible nurses and celebrate the wonderful work nurses do. This also helps us get to know our colleagues more than just their job titles. Tess Young, an [...]

2019-02-18T00:30:17+00:00Staff Stories|

Being Flusmart!

Did you know that influenza virus can survive an hour or more in enclosed environments or surfaces, so it’s easy to catch and spread and hard to avoid. Experts estimate that influenza in Australia causes more than 18,000 hospitalisations and 300,000 GP consultations per year. You can limit the spread [...]

2019-02-18T00:37:34+00:00Staff Stories|