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People receiving haemodialysis were able to stay for longer while visiting the Bass Coast and South Gippsland. The Big Red Kidney Bus mobile dialysis unit was at Wonthaggi Hospital during...
New dental equipment is now being used at Wonthaggi Hospital thanks to community support of the Bass Coast Health San Remo Opportunity Shop. The Dental team at the Hospital was...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) staff were bustling over Christmas as holiday-makers and locals in need of medical attention turn to the health service for aid. BCH operates the Urgent Care...
Children and their parents are finding their anxiety levels drop when they present to the Urgent Care Centre (UCC) at Cowes thanks to an innovative addition to the treatment room...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) has commenced a project that will pay tribute to the people who have been instrumental in facilitating the foundation of Wonthaggi Hospital decades ago. Wonthaggi Hospital...
A four-legged friend is already bringing joy to the residents of Kirrak House Residential Aged Care Service after moving in recently. Max the Golden Retriever pup is now living at...
People eligible for a COVID vaccine booster are being urged to take advantage of the new vaccines now available. The latest XXB 1.5 vaccines provide better protection against the COVID-19...
Staff, families and children at Foster Early Learning, Welshpool Kindergarten, Allora Kindergarten, Karmai Community Children’s Centre, Bass Coast Children’s Centre and Bass Coast Family Day Care educator Aga Tynska are...
Good progress is continuing to be made on the construction of the new Phillip Island Community Hospital. Concrete slabs have been poured, all underground services below the ground floor slab...
A mother’s emotional journey where she was separated from her family and friends after a complex birth has highlighted the need for a Special Care Nursery at Wonthaggi Hospital. Joanne...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) staff, including long-serving staff, were celebrated at BCH’s Annual General Meeting last week, with all staff praised for their tremendous contribution. Forty-eight staff received awards recognising...
Fish Creek Kindergarten has created a healthier environment for their students and has been recognised by the Victorian Government. They are the first early childhood service in South Gippsland to...
The Rotary Club of Phillip Island and San Remo will raise $100,000 over five years, to design and develop a new Rotary Rehabilitation Courtyard for the new Phillip Island Community...
Staff, families and children at Loch Primary School Outside School Hours Care (OSHC), Nyora Primary School OSHC, Wonthaggi Primary School YMCA OSHC and Bass Valley Primary School are all smiles...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) was excited to be a finalist in the 2023 Victorian Public Healthcare Awards for helping to make the dreams of aged care residents come true. BCH...
Families struggling to create a sound sleeping routine for their babies or toddlers can find help from the Maternal and Child Health team at Bass Coast Health (BCH), who have...
Patients of Bass Coast Health (BCH) and their families have been touched by the generous donation of bags, hand-made by the members of the Grantville branch of the Country Women’s...
Bass Coast Health (BCH) Emergency Doctor Dr Jonathan Henry has been named Australasian Humanitarian of the Year by the Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine for his work in enhancing...
Bass Coast Health’s (BCH) residential care centres have received outstanding results in the most recent Star Ratings survey. The surveys are completed by residents and their families, and are published...
Nursing careers are now more accessible in Bass Coast and South Gippsland with the help of Bass Coast Health (BCH) and Federation University. BCH has welcomed the first Federation University...