$592 million is being invested into the health of South Australian women, children and babies.
$528 million will be invested to build a new world-class Adelaide Women's Hospital, providing Australia's highest standard of maternity and newborn services.
The 2017/18 State Budget also included an additional $24 million over two years to an overall $64.4 million investment to upgrade the existing WCH site. Find out more here...
Aboriginal Health Strategic Directions Discussion Paper
A Discussion Paper, Shaping the Future Strategic Directions for Aboriginal Health in the Women's and Children's Health Network has been released for public consultation as the first stage towards developing a new Aboriginal Health Plan. To read the Discussion Paper and access the online survey, click here.
B PART OF IT Meningococcal B Vaccine Study
SA Health and the University of Adelaide are conducting a large study to look at the impact of Meningococcal B vaccination in older adolescents. Students in Year 10, 11 and 12 across the state are being offered free vaccines to protect them from Meningococcal B disease. WCHN is a proud supporter of this landmark study. For more information about the study, click here.
Person and Family-Centred Care Awards
The Women's and Children's Health Network aims to provide an open, kind and positive healthcare experience for our consumers and families.
Consumers and caregivers are invited to recognise outstanding healthcare provision by a staff member from any of our teams.
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last modified: 20 Jun 2017
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