2019 Media Releases
- 09 December 2019
Statement on Temporary Birthing Unit at Wollongong HospitalWollongong Hospital Maternity and Women’s Health Service Lead Barbara Atkins has provided an update about the temporary birthing unit at Wollongong Hospital. "The NSW Government’s $2.2 million redevelopment of Wollongong Hospital’s Birthing Unit, announced in July 2019, will deliver a more modern and welcoming birthing space.
- 16 November 2019
Northern Illawarra Measles AlertNSW Health is advising people to be alert for symptoms of measles after an Illawarra man diagnosed with the disease visited a number of locations in the Northern Illawarra while infectious.
- 01 October 2019
Book a date with a friend that could save both your livesBreastScreen NSW is encouraging women to get together with a friend to book a mammogram in the lead up to Breast Cancer Awareness Month, to boost screening rates and save lives.
- 05 September 2019
Update on CT Scanner at Milton Ulladulla HospitalChief Executive Margot Mains has provided an update to the community about proposals to introduce a CT scanner at Milton.
- 02 September 2019
Kids get ready to party at Wollongong HospitalThe Wollongong Hospital Children’s Ward and Illawarra Hospital School will once again be transformed for Children’s Party Week from September 2-6. Kids and Families Co-Director, Dr Susie Piper, said the event is a fantastic opportunity for children and their families to interact with staff in a fun and engaging way.