“Since late May there have been 23 cases reported, mostly in children from Central Australia, but further spread is likely”, Centre for Disease Control Director, Dr Vicki Krause said.
Members of the community wishing to volunteer at Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) will now have the opportunity to do so, with the launch of a new Top End Health Service Volunteer Program today.
The Central Australia Health Service’s Podiatry, Prosthetics and Orthotics department at the Alice Springs Hospital recently acquired an Orthema CAD/CAM Orthotic fabrication system. The technology will help to cut down the time it takes to prescribe and manufacture custom made foot orthoses for people suffering from foot problems requiring Prosthetic or Podiatry care.
The 2018 Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards Gala Dinner was held this evening to announce the recipients of the 2018 Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards.
The Central Australia Health Service has recovered the Tennant Creek Hospital dedication plaque, which went missing during hospital renovations some years ago.
The Royal Darwin Hospital’s new neonatal transport team and the transport team from the Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) in Melbourne have collaborated to save the life of a critically ill baby from the Top End.
Congratulations to the nominees and finalists in the 2018 Northern Territory Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards.
The Garawa One water supply is once again safe to drink.
Residents in Central Australia as well as the rest of the Territory are being urged to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes, as Murray Valley encephalitis (MVE) and Kunjin virus activity has presumptively been detected in the Centre.
This season’s influenza vaccine is now available and health authorities are urging everyone to get vaccinated.