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Secret Bunny Hops into Unit 2 of The Friendlies

The Easter Bunny snuck into Unit 2 at the Hospital this week in the form of a “Secret Bunny”! Unit 2 Nurse Unit Manager, Teryna Hunt organised something very special for her team, a Secret Bunny. “We have had a really busy time of late and I wanted to do something fun and light hearted for my team,” Teryna said. Staff purchased an Easter treat for a colleague, which was distributed on Thursday.

Congratulations to all The Friendlies Awards Evening 2016 winners

Ignite The Fire was the theme of the third annual Friendly Society Awards Evening, at which 25 staff and doctors were recognised with special awards for their contribution to the hospital. On Friday night, March 18, staff were also recognised for their years of service from 10 years to 25 years, with 28 staff receiving service medals. Five nursing graduates from 2015 and retirees were also mentioned on the night. One of Australia’s most successful Paralympians, Karni Liddell, spoke onMore

New artworks donated to hospital

While a hospital may not be a place you would expect to see fine art, the Friendly Society Private Hospital has a growing collection of unique artworks, made possible from kind donation from people like Austin Whitaker. Mr Whitaker donated three artworks to the hospital this week, an original painting by Charles Hazzard, an original watercolour by Brian Harris and a Sir Arthur Streton print. The artworks will be in good company, in the hospital permanent loan and personal collectionMore