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Second secure mental health unit announced

Fremantle Hospital will receive $15.6 million to open a second secure mental health unit.

The additional beds reflect Fremantle Hospital’s ro... more

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SMHS staff recognised for excellence

We are proud to congratulate the winners of the inaugural South Metropolitan Health Service (SMHS) Excellence Awards, announced last night at a cocktail ev... more

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Care and compassion lead to award nomination

Fremantle Hospital enrolled nurse, Irene Chan, has been named a finalist in the state’s most prestigious nursing awards – the WA Nursing and Mi... more

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Multidisciplinary diabetic foot service awarded for excellence

The Fiona Stanley Fremantle Hospitals Group (FSFHG) Multidisciplinary Diabetic Foot Unit (MDFU) was recently recognised by the National Association of Diab... more

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Mental health nurse named a finalist in prestigious awards

Fremantle Hospital Mental Health Nurse Clive Batchelor has been named a finalist in the 2019 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards (WANMEA), in the Ex... more

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Finalists announced for inaugural SMHS Excellence Awards

South Metropolitan Health Service (SMHS) has announced the finalists for the inaugural SMHS Excellence Awards to be held 10 April 2019. more

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SMHS registrar takes research to world stage

South Metropolitan Health Service (SMHS) Mental Health Registrar Dr Katie Niven is gearing up to present her mental health research at the esteemed World C... more

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Fremantle Hospital goes digital with BOSSnet

Paper records are a thing of the past at Fremantle Hospital with BOSSnet Digital Medical Record (DMR) system now in operation.

After 12 months of pl... more

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New cognitive impairment identifier empowers staff

A new bedside tool will empower clinical and non-clinical staff working across Fiona Stanley Fremantle Hospitals Group (FSFHG) to better respond to patient... more

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Interns kick off medical careers

South Metropolitan Health Service welcomed 118 new medical graduates last week, signalling the start of their careers as doctors.

Their first week i... more

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