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23 Aug 2019
St Vincent's Health Network Sydney were proud to celebrate our local Innovation and Excellence Awards this week, which recognise the extraordinary individuals and teams who find new ways to provide better outcomes for our patients, residents and the communities within which we serve.
2 Nov 2017
St Vincent’s Hospital has today welcomed the recommendation by the Domestic Violence Death Review Team to change the NSW liquor licensing system for granting bottle-shop, club and pub licenses.
4 Sep 2017
The St Vincent’s Heart Lung Transplant Unit recently performed the 1000th heart transplant on Margaret Blunden a 63 year old Dapto local.
9 Aug 2017
Last night, we celebrated our 2nd annual local Innovation & Excellence Awards which recognises the great work of our people who are ‘Inspired to Care’ every day by our Mission and Values.
18 May 2017
St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney notes the recommendations made by the Legislative Council Select Committee into off protocol prescribing of chemotherapy in NSW.
15 May 2017
All of our staff across all areas of our Hospitals, whether it's behind the scenes or on the front-line, are all Directors of Patient Quality & Safety.
5 May 2017
SVHNS recently hosted our first ever Patient Safety & Quality Forum.
26 Apr 2017
Implementation of recommendations - Final Report.
13 Dec 2016
In light of the Bureau of Meteorology’s weather forecasts for the next 2 days, St Vincent’s Hospital has implemented its extreme heat protocol for the inner-city homeless population it treats.
8 Dec 2016
St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney has expressed its concern at the relaxation of bottle shop closing times in NSW as part of the government’s response to the Callinan Inquiry’s recommendations on the state’s liquor laws.
21 Nov 2016
St Vincent's is proud to be a signatory to NSW Health's Agreed Principles on a Respectful Culture in Medicine.
26 Oct 2016
The St Vincent’s Clinical Genomics Unit, which has been established by the Garvan Institute of Medical Research and St Vincent’s Hospital will today be opened by the Hon. Pru Goward MP, NSW Minister for Medical Research.
21 Oct 2016
Off-protocol Prescribing of Chemotherapy for Head & Neck Cancers Implementation of recommendations – six month progress report October 2016
20 Oct 2016
Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York arrived in Sydney this week to support a new fundraising campaign for the Intensive Care Unit at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney.
12 Oct 2016
St Vincent’s Hospital is today calling on Premier Mike Baird to remain committed to the state-wide 10pm closing time of bottle-shops on the basis that this initiative has led to a significant reduction in domestic assaults in NSW.
24 Sep 2016
St Vincent's Hospital Sydney welcomes the findings of the Callinan Inquiry's report.
24 Aug 2016
St Vincent’s Hospital Response to Final Report on Off-Protocol Prescribing Inquiry
24 Jul 2016
16,500 people have signed up to participate in this year’s Dry July, choosing to give up booze for a month to support cancer services, and while intentions are commendable, statistics show that a large component of those participating will find it difficult to remain ‘dry’ for the whole month.
7 Jun 2016
A leading researcher from the Kirby Institute at UNSW and St Vincent’s has been awarded a major Cancer Institute grant to develop a clinical trial program in cancers associated with HIV infection at St Vincent’s Hospital.
24 May 2016
St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney and the Garvan Institute of Medical Research are pleased to announce that Dr Frank Lin is the 2016 Shine Translational Research Fellow.
19 Apr 2016
This Way Up have recently developed a suite of smartphone applications, giving the majority of Australians portable access to proven and effective anxiety and depression treatments.
8 Apr 2016
Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson yesterday opened Stanford House at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, a new supported accommodation service for people living with HIV who have complex health needs. The home has capacity for six clients and also offers outreach services for clients and past residents, pre
Always at the forefront of cardiac knowledge and innovation, St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney has launched a new website portal for patients, families and carers touched by the single biggest killer of Australian men and women - heart disease.
A new agreement between St Vincent’s Health Network (SVHN) and Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) will further enhance the provision of efficient health care to the communities served by the MLHD.
5 Apr 2016
The hospital apologises deeply and unreservedly to the patients and families affected by this matter. We are sorry you’ve had to go through this; and we are sorry for letting you down in this way.
21 Mar 2016
A pioneering new family-based mental health initiative was recently launched at the St Vincent’s Campus. The St Vincent’s Centre for Family Based Mental Health Care has been established to develop new family-based models of mental health care.
10 Feb 2016
Doctors and nurses from St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney believe the NSW Government’s liquor laws have been an outstanding success in reducing alcohol-related violence and injuries.
25 Jan 2016
St Vincent’s congratulates Professor Gordian Fulde on being named Senior Australian of the Year 2016
1 Dec 2015
A new agreement between the Committee of Stanford House, St Vincent’s Health Network Sydney and Sydney Local Health District will safeguard the long-term survival of the state-wide short-term supported accommodation service for people living with HIV (PLHIV) who have complex health needs.
17 Sep 2015
St Vincent’s has recently implanted a miniature artificial device that will potentially revolutionise the treatment of patients with advanced heart failure