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New cardiology equipment delivering better patient outcomes

The quality of cardiac services being offered to patients at the Friendly Society Private Hospital continues to go from strength to strength with the addition of two new state-of-the art machines. Cardiac Investigations Unit nurse manager Michelle Lohse said the new rotablator was an interventional machine which not only delivered quality outcomes for patients, but helped keep some patients local, who would have otherwise had to travel to Brisbane. “The patients that benefit from this machine are those who wouldn’tMore

End of Year Celebrations

Hundreds of Friendly Society Private Hospital staff and their invited guests celebrated a year of milestones and achievements at The Friendlies special end-of-year-event on Saturday. The Family Fun Fair kicked off the celebrations at the Bundaberg Recreational Precinct where almost 100 children and their families enjoyed fairy floss, face painting and balloon animals, all the while making their way between the jumping castle, giant slide, sports centre and merry-go-around. As the sun set, about 130 people gathered under a marque,More

Raising Funds to Expand Oncology Services

The recent Cane2Coral fun, run and walk raised much needed funds for a number of local charities and services our community depend on. The Friendly Society Private Hospital is extremely proud to maintain naming rights sponsorship of this event; an event that highlights the importance of living a healthy and active lifestyle, that reaps enormous health benefits. As a not-for-profit organisation, owned by the community, The Friendlies have a charity arm known as the Friendlies Foundation, established to raise fundsMore

Friendly Life issue 33 – Read Online!

Read about: Raising Funds to Expand Oncology Services Bringing our Pharmacists to the Floor Home Health Display Now Open! Thank You Jenny Moreny! Community Bands Together to Aid the People of Vanuatu Time for a Change? – Healthy Eating Consulting Suites Nearing Completion The Friendlies Deliver Premium Cardiology Services to Region Click here to read issue 33 of Friendly life