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Graduate Nursing and Midwifery Program open for applications

Graduate nurses and midwives still have a few days to apply for the Top End Health Service’s (TEHS) Graduate Nursing and Midwifery Program, providing graduates with an opportunity to put their theory into practice across TEHS.

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Women in the Top End will soon have better access to more pregnancy care and birthing options

The Top End Health Service (TEHS) is integrating maternity services so women have better access to services based on their clinical needs.

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Gastroenteritis on the rise in Central Australia

Territorians are reminded to be vigilant about hygiene following a rise in rotavirus gastroenteritis cases.

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Top End Mental Health Service wins local art prize

Two artworks created by patients and staff at Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) have won prizes at this year’s Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival art space competition.

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RDH photographer named as finalist in world renowned competition

Royal Darwin Hospital’s clinical photographer Regis Martin has been named as a finalist in this year’s Head On Photo Festival, one of the biggest photography competitions in Australia.

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Prompting safety in Darwin

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and the theme this year is Talk Early Talk Often.

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Therapy dogs bringing smiles to patients at RDH

For the very first time patients at Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) will receive the ongoing benefits of therapy dog visits, with the introduction of a therapy dog program across the RDH campus.

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RDH staff weaving their way towards ending violence

Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) has pledged to weave 10,000 stars as part of the One Million Stars to End Violence Project, a global weaving project that engages communities from around the world in the conversation about ending violence.

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Don’t let food poisoning spoil your Easter

When preparing for the upcoming Easter celebrations the Department of Health is reminding Territorians to use simple safe food handling tips to avoid an unwanted case of food poisoning.

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Don’t get sick from mozzies this Easter

Territorians and visitors planning outdoor activities this Easter long weekend are being reminded to protect themselves from mosquitoes.