Physiotherapy News

Friendlies staff all want to be Macho Moustache Men

It is the month that pits man against man, and where competition is fueled by testosterone – it is Movember. After a successful fundraising campaign last year, the Friendly Macho Moustache Men have banded together again, hoping to raise awareness and some much needed funds for men’s health. About 17 staff from the Friendlies have signed up to take the challenge, however after a large number of complaints from partners and a few startled patients last year, most staff haveMore

Celebrating Melbourne Cup Day, Friendlies style

Friendlies staff didn’t let a work day cramp their style as they put on their best or most outrageous hats and ties to celebrate the race that stops the nation – The Melbourne Cup. The event coincided with the monthly staff barbecue, with sweeps and raffles being sold through the lunch event. The Mayor’s Christmas Appeal was the beneficiary of the raffles, which raised more that $170. Prizes were on offer for best tie and best headwear, being won byMore

Stage 5 Development Launched!

On Friday 28th January 2011 the Friendly Society Private Hospital’s Stage 5 Development was officially opened by the Honorable Mr Paul Neville, Federal Member for Hinkler. The evening, held within the heart of the new facility allowed guests to feel the enormity of the development that has been under construction for some 18 months and in the planning for many years.  It was the first public unveiling of the enormous expansion, which has seen the hospital increase in size byMore

Independent Employee Survey Results Indicate Perfect Conditions for Healthcare Workers

The Friendly Society Private Hospital goes a long way to providing the best possible conditions and best possible working environment for their employees to enjoy.  As a world class state of the art, acute care medical facility that consistently demonstrates a ‘friendly’ and open culture, in a stunning sub tropical Queensland location; it is little wonder that a recent employee survey conducted by independent research company, Best Practice Australia reported that 84% of Friendly Society Private Hospital employees firmly believeMore