The Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has this week released a Deloitte Access Economics Report ‘Asleep on the Job’ commissioned by Sleep Health Foundation.
The refurbishment of the Brian Fricker Oncology Centre at Burnside Hospital has been completed in July and provides a comforting and spacious environment for oncology patients.
As part of our commitment to continual improvement, Burnside Hospital are conducting a patient survey to gain a better understanding about our patients’ experiences.
Burnside Hospital announces the retirement of our longest serving staff member, Clinical Manager of the Perioperative Service, Yvonne ‘Thom’ Rebner. Thom arrived at Burnside Hospital in 1974 as a 23-year old Registered Nurse and has participated in over 50,000 surgical procedures in her 43 years at the Hospital.
The Burnside Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Trent Batchelor to the position of Clinical Manager, Perioperative Service.
eAdmissions are now available!
Burnside Hospital is pleased to offer the treatment option of robotic-assisted orthopaedic surgery for partial knee replacement and total hip replacement (for suitable patients).
Visit our stand at the 2017 Pregnancy, Babies & Children's Expo! Speak to our midwives about the excellent care you can expect when you have your baby at Burnside Hospital.
The introduction of MakoPlasty Robotic Assisted Partial Knee Replacement Surgery at Burnside Hospital has been a great success. The Hospital, together with the specialists from AOTS–OrthoRobotics, are excited to be able offer the same innovative technology to patients undergoing total hip replacement surgery.
Burnside Hospital was pleased to achieve excellent results after its ACHS Periodic Review in August 2016.
Robot-assisted orthopaedic surgery - Patient Information Session - Saturday 12th November 2016
3 November 2016
THIS SESSION IS NOW FULL
Today, Wednesday 26 October 2016, marks the 60th birthday of the Burnside War Memorial Hospital
ADVANCE NOTICE Temporary relocation of main entrance & front reception 6 Oct 2016 - 16 Oct 2016
21 September 2016
Burnside Hospital is currently redeveloping its Short Stay Procedure Unit or ‘day surgery’. This exciting project will enable the hospital to provide premier pre and post operative day surgery facilities to more patients, and an improved working environment for staff and our visiting specialists.
Event now SOLD OUT!
Read our update on water entering the hospital on the evening of 8 September 2016. Please note, with exception of the Sleep Centre, the hospital remains open and is operating 'business as usual'.
Robot-assisted orthopaedic surgery - Patient Information Session - Thursday 6th October 2016
18 August 2016
THIS SESSION IS NOW FULL - registrations open for session on 12th November '16
Robot-assisted orthopaedic surgery - Patient Information Session - Saturday 3rd September 2016
16 August 2016
THIS SESSION IS NOW FULL - registrations open for sessions on 6th October '16 or 12th November '16
The Maternity Unit Raffle 2016 was drawn at the hospital on Wednesday 10 August.
After months of meticulous planning, consultation and engagement with its community, Burnside Hospital is thrilled to announce that works on the highly anticipated redevelopment of its Short Stay Procedure Unit (SSPU) or day surgery have commenced.
Please note, the Maternity Unit Raffle 2016 draw (raffle prize hand-crafted quilt) has been extended to Wednesday 10th August 2016. All winners will be notified within 4 days of the raffle draw.
In December 2015, Burnside Hospital was thrilled to install state-of-the-art haptic robotic technology, providing highly advanced visual, sensory and auditory feedback to surgeons performing joint replacement surgery.
Visit Burnside Hospital at the 2016 South East Field Days!
We are pleased to participate in the Australian Breast Device Registry (ABDR), a Commonwealth Government initiative tracking the outcomes and quality of breast devices across Australia.
Plans for a major refurbishment of Burnside Hospital's Short Stay Procedure Unit (SSPU) are well underway, which would see the hospital deliver new day surgery facilities (pre and post operative).