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Three First Nations artworks were unveiled at Wonthaggi Hospital as part of Reconciliation Week activities at Bass Coast Health (BCH). The large-scale paintings were created by Wonthaggi artist Aunty Patrice...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is providing a new service to help people suspected of having sleep apnoea. BCH has expanded its respiratory services to include a sleep clinic for patients...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) continues to bring more medical expertise onboard to provide the community with greater levels of care, close to home. The public healthcare service has welcomed new...
Regional and rural access to clinical trials has increased significantly over the last four years thanks to a pilot program called TrialHub. Bass Coast Health (BCH) is one of six...
This National Volunteer Week, Bass Coast Health (BCH) wishes to acknowledge the contribution of our valuable Volunteers. Their extensive service, across many roles, helps our community to access public healthcare...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is proud to welcome well known and much-loved General Medicine Doctor, Megan Scott, to a new role: that of BCH Clinical Dean. Megan will provide guidance...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is alerting the community to carparking changes at Wonthaggi Hospital. While parking for patients remains available as per usual, patients presenting for appointments at Allied Health...
On International Nurses’ Day, 12 May, Bass Coast Health (BCH) is celebrating kind, caring and skilled Nurses who care for the community. This joyous event, celebrated annually, serves as a...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is proud to celebrate the amazing role our Midwives play in caring for families on International Day of the Midwife, Sunday 5 May. Our Midwives care...
This Heart Week (6-12 May), did you know your public healthcare service, Bass Coast Health (BCH), offers an extensive range of heart health services? BCH provides consultations with visiting Cardiologists...
A new service will enable more people who have experienced a stroke to receive rehabilitation care at Bass Coast Health (BCH), closer to home. In line with BCH’s continued service...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is offering an even greater level of care to our cherished residents at Griffiths Point Lodge at San Remo by having a Registered Nurse (RN) on-site...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is offering more surgery to patients in our community, with two procedures recently performed for the first time at Wonthaggi Hospital. Our Surgical teams are excited...
The Phillip Island Health Hub Auxiliary welcomes new members to raise funds for Bass Coast Health (BCH) to provide an even greater range of public healthcare services to the Island...
The 36th Inverloch Art Show broke a new record for sales, raising funds for Bass Coast Health’s (BCH) food box program that provides essential groceries for people in our community...
A raffle run by Bass Coast Health’s (BCH) volunteer Auxiliaries has raised $6,672 to help expand Women’s Health and Maternity services at Wonthaggi Hospital. The All Auxiliary Raffle featured amazing...
Vivian Reith, a former resident of Griffiths Point Lodge, left a wonderful legacy when she donated $50,000 towards new flooring at the San Remo residential aged care centre. Before she...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) is extremely grateful to the San Remo Opportunity Shop for their tireless work which has seen another $120,000 donated to the health service. The funds will...
A breast cancer patient, her family and supporters have raised $13,600 for the L. Rigby Centre for cancer care at Wonthaggi Hospital. The patient, Cheryl Wilson of Wattle Bank, organised...
As a public sector provider, Bass Coast Health’s (BCH) residential aged care services have always aimed to provide exceptional care. The good news is, this exceptional care has now been...