Why there’s more to Palliative Care than you think
Ballarat Health Services is looking to broaden the community’s understanding of palliative care under the theme of ‘Palliative Care… It’s more than you think!’ this National Palliative Care Week.
Dental Clinic is open
Ballarat Health Services Dental Clinic remains open to provide emergency or urgent care for dental treatments relating to pain management.
Updates to Visitor Restrictions
Ballarat Health Services have announced new visitor restrictions to protect residents, patients, staff and the wider community during the COVID-19 pandemic, effective from Tuesday 19 May.
International Clinical Trials Day 2020
International Clinical Trials Day is a time to pause and reflect on the efforts of those working in medical research, the need to identify patients to participate in trials, and why funding to support research is so important.
Scrubs for Staff keeping volunteers busy during COVID-19
This National Volunteer Week, Ballarat Health Services has launched Scrubs for Staff, a volunteer initiative to make 500 sets of new scrubs for Ballarat Hospital frontline workers.
Local school staff testing available
Ballarat Health Services is providing a pop-up clinic for staff from local schools to be tested for COVID-19 before students return to on-site learning.
Ballarat's Contribution to the Testing Blitz
The Ballarat community has shown amazing support of the state government's testing blitz, smashing expectations on test numbers of out of the water.
More than 900 tests across Ballarat in one day
Together we are working to get the evidence we need to understand the health of our community. And yesterday the community participated in a phenomenal 920 tests for COVID-19 across Ballarat.
A Big Day of COVID-19 Testing in Ballarat
We have tested over 500 people in Ballarat today after opening a pop-up testing site for asymptomatic (no symptoms) members of the general public.
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