News

  • Seminar for Pink Ribbon Day Survivors
  • 23 October 2009
  • The Victorian Cancer Council Helpline Manager Mary Mercovich and her colleague Edwina Beddoes will join a panel of Epworth Freemasons experts for this year’s Pink Ribbon Day Survivorship Seminar at the Park Hyatt Hotel on Monday 26 October.   Spec

  • Epworth Eastern Wins Outstanding Health Award
  • 13 October 2009
  • Epworth Eastern has won the 2009 APHA Award for Clinical Excellence, recognizing an exceptional program that introduced hourly nurse rounds and improved patient satisfaction while significantly reducing the rate of falls, pressure ulcers and medicat

  • Epworth honoured by Victor Smorgon Charitable Fund
  • 27 August 2009
  • Thanks to a generous donation by the Victor Smorgon Charitable Fund, Epworth HealthCare today launched The Victor Smorgon Epworth Education & Research Institute.   The $7.5 million donation by the Victor Smorgon Charitable Fund will establish

  • International agreement to benefit Epworth doctors
  • 27 August 2009
  • An innovative international training and research agreement between two leading private not-for-profit health care groups - Epworth HealthCare and the Cleveland Clinic was signed at Epworth Healthcare today.   The Cleveland Clinic in Ohio USA is o

  • Epworth Rehab staff celebrate RACV Scholarship awards
  • 03 August 2009
  • Epworth Rehabilitation staff Pam Ross and Claire Taylor announced recently that they had both been awarded an RACV Scholarships which will see them further develop projects that have arisen from their work with patients who have suffered Traumatic B

  • Epworth expert - Victor Smorgon Chair of Rehab
  • 04 June 2009
  • Internationally-renowned expert in Acquired Brain Injury rehabilitation Dr John Olver has today been appointed by Epworth HealthCare and Monash University to the Victor Smorgon Chair of Rehabilitation Medicine.   The role of Victoria’s only chair

  • VicPol and Epworth work against the Road Toll
  • 03 June 2009
  • Deputy Commissioner of Road Policing Ken Lay visited a road trauma patient at Epworth Rehabilitation in Richmond today before publicly reminding all Victorians to take care on the roads during the upcoming Queens Birthday weekend.   The patient sh

  • $350 million redevelopment for Epworth Richmond
  • 09 April 2009
  • Epworth HealthCare has announced a $350m major redevelopment of their leading not-for-profit private hospital in Richmond. The hospital will be redeveloped and expanded to provide world class facilities with an extra 270 inpatient beds including eme

  • Epworth donates to Bushfire Communities
  • 25 February 2009
  • Epworth HealthCare has multiplied its cash donations to support the victims of Victoria’s Bushfires.   Today Group Chief Executive Mr Alan Kinkade announced that the Epworth Board had agreed to match the total staff contribution of $21,892 and add