RACQ Sponsorship Deal To End

RACQ Sponsorship Deal To End

The familiar blue-and-yellow RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters may no longer be seen in South Burnett skies after June 30, but there’s no need to panic.

New Chair For Health Board

New Chair For Health Board

Deputy chair Dr Dennis Campbell has taken over the role of chair of the Darling Downs Hospital and Health Board following the resignation of Mike Horan AM.

Expo Explores Youth Supports

Expo Explores Youth Supports

The third annual Youth Services Expo attracted a host of service providers – and students – to the Barambah Youth Services Hub in Murgon last Friday.

Bonzer Bingo Night Helps Ambos

Bonzer Bingo Night Helps Ambos

The Nanango Local Ambulance Committee will use funds raised at their recent Bogan Bingo night to buy a HoverJack Air Patient Lift to help local paramedics.

Cocaine Use Spikes: Survey

Cocaine Use Spikes: Survey

Cocaine use in Brisbane and regional Queensland has spiked to the highest levels recorded in seven years, according to research led by the University of Queensland and the University of South Australia.

Free Health Checks In Kilkivan

Free Health Checks In Kilkivan

A convoy of free health services, including BreastScreen Queensland, is rolling into Kilkivan at the end of March to encourage local residents to get important health checks.

Input Sought Over Hospital

Input Sought Over Hospital

Potential users of the new Toowoomba Hospital have been invited to share their vision for the look and feel of the hospital and its surrounds.

Doctors Issue Diarrhoea Alert

Doctors Issue Diarrhoea Alert

Health authorities are urging Queenslanders to prioritise good hygiene habits after an increase in cases of diarrhoea caused by a common parasite.

Local Control ‘Key To Closing The Gap’

Local Control ‘Key To Closing The Gap’

Community-controlled organisations – such as the Cherbourg-based CRAICCHS – hold the key to meeting Closing The Gap targets, according to the Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC).

Trainees Dig Deep For Elders

Trainees Dig Deep For Elders

Four trainees have been making a big impact at the Ny-Ku Byun Elders Village in Cherbourg, thanks to a UnitingCare Queensland program.

PHN To Host Meet’n’Greet

PHN To Host Meet’n’Greet

Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN has invited health professionals from across the South Burnett to attend a meet’n’greet to be held next month near Kingaroy.