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Safe Haven Cafe provides virtual mental health support during lockdown

1 Sep 2020

The Safe Haven Cafe at St Vincent’s has come up with a clever way to stay connected with clients during Stage 4 restrictions

St Vincent’s Hospital on the Park leads new charge in Victoria’s collective fight against COVID-19

26 Aug 2020

St Vincent’s has welcomed patients at its newest hospital to help manage the escalating demand on Victoria’s healthcare system caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Consensus survey identifies critical gaps in emergency healthcare across the Pacific Islands

18 Aug 2020

A Melbourne-led study has forged a plan for better emergency-care standards in the Pacific region to help emergency department teams operate more effectively, particularly in times of surge response

Clinical trial looks to protect high-risk healthcare workers against COVID-19

11 Aug 2020

A drug traditionally used to treat lupus and rheumatoid arthritis could hold the key to boosting disease-resistance in frontline medical staff and allied health workers exposed to COVID-positive patients

Congratulations Dr Winnie Tan, Winner of the TJ Martin Medal 2020

6 Aug 2020

Dr Winnie Tan has won the TJ Martin Medal, presented to the author of the best PhD thesis submitted by a St Vincent’s researcher during the past year.

Groundbreaking clinical trial tackles crippling effects of breathing with COVID

6 Aug 2020

A drug traditionally used to treat blood clots could be the answer to getting critical-care patients off ventilators sooner

Health Monitor steps up the fight against COVID-19

28 Jul 2020

A program focused on monitoring and supporting the health of COVID+ patients at home aims to provide a safety net for people at risk of return to hospital.

Beating breast cancer with Artificial Intelligence

6 Jul 2020

A ground-breaking Australian study using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help improve and transform breast screening is set to benefit thousands of Australian women.

ACMD appoints new CEO

2 Jul 2020

ACMD, Australia’s first hospital-based biomedical engineering research, development and education centre, has appointed its new CEO, Dr Erol Harvey.

Statement in response to social media videos

6 Jun 2020

On Thursday 4 June, St Vincent’s Hospital’s management became aware of a Facebook post shared by an inpatient at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.