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Friendly Life issue 32 – Read Online!

Read about: Anaesthetic Investment Helping Patients Spotlight on Women’s Health Help Supporting The Royal Flying Doctor Service Healthy at home mobility products Click here to read issue 32 of Friendly life

Help Support The Royal Flying Doctor Service

Every year for the past 85 years the RFDS takes the finest care to Australia’s furthest corners so that anyone who lives, works or travels in remote and rural Australia can enjoy the best of health. As a not for profit organisation the RFDS relies entirely on fundraising and public contributions, one of these fundraising efforts is the RFDS Outback Air Race. Since it began in 1996 the race has raised over 1.5 million dollars, all of which has beenMore

Spotlight on Women’s Health

Our new Gynaecologist, Dr Julienne Wickham, discusses some of the scientific advances in Women’s Health from a recent “World Congress” of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists:- “Increasing importance is being placed on healthy ageing after menopause, and naturally this includes sexual health. It is only in recent times that women have lived for many years after menopause. Whilst this is surely a good thing, the prolonged time we now live with low oestrogen levels means many women will notice changes in healthMore

Technology Helping Our Patients

The Friendly Society Private Hospital is leading the way in Anaesthesia Technology with the recent installation of The Perseus A500 Anaesthetic machine. It features a State-of-the- Art ventilator, is easy to prepare and maintain for both Anaesthetists and theatre staff. This investment in technology and equipment brings advantages to not only Anaesthetists but most certainly to our patients, some of the advantages include: High quality care due to ventilator accuracy in the delivery of anaesthetic agents and oxygen The abilityMore