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Emergency Department receives $50,000 from The Friendlies Foundation

The Friendlies Foundation has made a $50,000 donation to the new Emergency Department at the Friendly Society Private Hospital. The significant donation will be used to purchase two pieces of equipment; A PIIC iX Patient central monitoring system, and a Phillips Respironics V60 Ventilator, that will substantially enhance patient outcomes. The Friendlies Foundation public relations officer Tunja Cottier said the new Emergency Department would benefit many people in the community and the foundation was happy to contribute to opening theMore
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Everything you need to know about The Friendlies Emergency Department

The Friendlies Emergency Department will open its doors at 8am on Tuesday, September 25 and will be open seven days a week from 8am to 8pm. Here is a list of frequently asked questions about what to expect from The Friendlies Emergency Department. Do I need Private Health Insurance to come to The Friendlies Emergency Department? No, you do not need private health insurance to come to The Friendlies Emergency Department. If I am feeling unwell and would like toMore
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Emergency Department nearing opening

Bundaberg’s second Emergency Department is on track to open next month at the Friendly Society Private Hospital. The Friendlies Emergency Department will be one of just a handful of non-public EDs in the state. Friendly Society Private Hospital Senior Manager of Business Development Stuart Bonnett said everything was on track for the Emergency Department opening next month. “The Emergency Department will be opening on Tuesday, September 25 and will be open seven days a week from 8am to 8pm,” MrMore

Help is available for incontinence problems

Incontinence is a widespread condition that ranges in severity from “just a small leak” to complete loss of bladder or bowel control. In fact, over 4.8 million Australians have bladder or bowel control problems for a variety of reasons. Incontinence can be treated and managed. In many cases it can also be cured. Friendlies Physiotherapy & Allied Health women’s health physio Sara Atkinson can treat a range of women’s incontinence issues relating to pregnancy and childbirth and other chronic conditions.More