St Vincent's Private Hospital Melbourne Blog-

Urinary Incontinence: Symptoms and How to Manage

Urinary incontinence (the accidental leakage of urine) is a common problem affecting up to 1 in 4 women during their lifetime. It has the potential to impact all spheres of a woman’s life – physical, emotional, sexual and social. Many women simply put up with their symptoms, incorrectly assuming that [...]

2019-02-07T23:20:33+00:00Women's health|

Looking after your breasts

When we talk about “breast health” it is almost always in reference to breast cancer, specifically, the issues of Risk Reduction and Early Detection. Breast cancer and oncoplastic surgeon, Dr Jane O'Brien, shares some advice on how to look after your breast. Breast Cancer: Risk Reduction How can an individual woman [...]

2019-02-07T23:35:10+00:00Maternity, Women's health|

Date with a Doctor: DR Sarah Gutman

As some of you may already know, Date with a Doctor is a series on the blog where I chat with doctors and surgeons from different specialties about what they do, common questions they are asked and what’s new within their specialty. In this series of Date with a Doctor, [...]

2019-02-08T00:53:09+00:00Specialist Stories|

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 [...]

2019-02-08T03:55:39+00:00Hospital News, Staff Stories|