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  • Churchill Fellowship recipient Elissa Campbell

    Churchill Fellowship 2020

    Elissa Campbell, a consultant geriatrician at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital is the inaugural recipient of the WA Department of Health Churchill Fellowship.
  • Health practitioners meeting in a board room

    Call for nominations – Health Practitioner Boards

    The Minister for Health seeks nominations from suitably qualified and registered health practitioners and community members for 2020/21 vacancies for boards.
  • 2020 Western Australian Falls Report

    Report reveals gravity of falls

    The 2020 Western Australian Falls Report highlights the devastating loss of independence after being hospitalised for a fall.
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  • COVID-19 update – 19 October 2020

    The Department of Health has reported zero new cases of COVID-19 in its standard reporting cycle overnight. The official total remains at 714 cases. However, results have come in this morning, following testing of the remaining 51 AL Messilah crew on-board yesterday. There are 24 additional positive cases. These cases will be officially added to the case count tomorrow.
  • COVID-19 update – 18 October 2020

    The Department of Health has reported three new cases of COVID-19 in Western Australia overnight.
  • COVID-19 update - 17 October 2020

    The Department of Health has reported two new cases of COVID-19 in Western Australia overnight. Both are in hotel quarantine.
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