Help keep kids at home this Christmas by donating to Grampians Health at Home Paediatric Program
Grampians Health Ballarat has its Christmas Appeal to support its new Grampians Health at Home Paediatric Program. Grampians Health at Home Paediatrics Program, which is the newest stream of at-home care, looks after children with both acute and chronic conditions in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes.
Grampians Health successfully performs maternal assisted caesarean in Ballarat
Grampians Health is pleased to announce the successful completion of a maternal assisted caesarean section in the maternity unit at the Ballarat Base Hospital, marking a significant step in providing more women-centred options of care to mothers choosing to give birth at the Ballarat Base Hospital.
Hopathon to support Kangaroo care in Grampians Health’s Special Care Nursery
Steve Moneghetti visited the Ballarat Base Hospital Special Care Nursery on Friday, 10 November, to support Hop Temple’s Hopathon.
Rural and regional representation in national breast cancer registry
Grampians Health's Dr Vanessa Wong, in conjunction with the breast cancer team from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (WEHI), is contributing to the creation of a breast cancer registry, named ARORA.
Santa Dave gets a new sleigh
Beloved Ballarat Base Hospital Volunteer Santa Dave (Dave Keene) was presented with a new ‘sleigh’ that will be used to collect donated toys and gifts at Ballarat Mazda on Thursday 2 November 2023, 9:30 am.
Grampians Health cooking up smiles ahead of World Food Day
Grampians Health’s Food & Dietary Services team has collaborated with Dietetics to upgrade the range of nutritionally balanced children-friendly dishes on the children's ward ahead of World Food Day (Monday 16 October).
Ballarat doctor’s research recognised in prestigious The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal
Grampians Health infectious diseases specialist Dr Rob Commons has recently had two studies published in the world-renowned The Lancet Infectious Diseases journal. The studies reviewed the efficacy and safety of primaquine doses used to prevent relapses of Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) malaria.
Kid’s Ward Run Charity ride takes to the streets to support Grampians Health Ballarat Children’s Ward
This Saturday, motorcycle clubs of Ballarat are all set to host the inaugural ‘Kid’s Ward Run Charity Ride’ to support the Children’s Ward at Grampians Health Ballarat.
Grampians Health Ballarat commits to reduce preterm births to improve health outcomes
As part of our efforts to further improve maternity and newborn care, Grampians Health Ballarat has taken several steps and have reinforced our commitment to safely reduce preterm and early term birth rates among our patients.
Grampians Health clinical trial recruits first Australian patient to rare lung cancer study
Grampians Health’s Medical Oncologist and Associate Investigator Dr Wasek Faisal and Clinical Trial Coordinator Mr Ethan Pitman recently represented Australia at an international investigator meeting for a lung cancer clinical trial targeting a rare cancer mutation.
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