Lack of vaccinations behind Queensland worst flu season

ISABELLE SCHERER Queensland Health has released their annual Statewide Weekly Influenza Surveillance Report. The report showed there were 35,296 Queensland influenza cases in 2017, a 12,000 increase on last year's figures. The data … [Read more...]

Health system responds to patient flow

TAYLOR ROWE An Australian first has been unveiled this week with the Royal Brisbane Hospital introducing a state-of-the-art PACH system designed to aid in the management of patient flow within metro-north hospitals. PACH is a regulator that … [Read more...]

Influenza cases skyrocket in South East Queensland

TORI ZEIDLER The number of influenza cases have continued to rise over the last two weeks, the Department of Health suggesting the worst is still to come. Just last week Gold Coast sportsman Liam Enese died from the effects of pneumonia, … [Read more...]