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Launceston Private Hospital – announcement

3 February 2024 Calvary Health Care has announced together with the Tasmanian Government that our proposed Launceston private hospital development can not proceed. “Our team has invested an enormous amount of time and energy to try and deliver the co-located private hospital, however, the associated challenging budget escalations are insurmountable

The Mariner celebrate Nita Clarke’s 100th in style

It’s an achievement many of us dream of, and Calvary The Mariner’s resident Nita Clarke did it just last week – she turned 100. Nita, who is known for her “character” and having her “own little things”, is often seen showing everyone how she can still bend over and touch

Calvary moves on reshaping portfolio

Calvary is taking the next step in managing our diverse portfolio, announcing the closure of a residential aged care home in Melbourne as part of our strategic plan to reshape our portfolio and grow a Calvary Care System offering the communities we serve unique integrated care.   The not-for-profit hospital

Calvary-Medibank Joint Venture appoints Executive Medical Director

Dr Emily Kirkpatrick has been appointed the Executive Medical Director of the Calvary-Medibank Joint Venture (CMJV). Previously the Deputy Chief Public Health Officer and Deputy Chief Medical Officer at SA Health, Dr Kirkpatrick commenced at SA Health in the Department for Health and Wellbeing in March 2020 and led the

Lachie joins the pastoral care team

A former trainee guide dog is now bringing joy, comfort and emotional support to residents at Calvary Haydon aged care home in the Canberra suburb of Bruce as the newest member of the home’s pastoral care team. Handsome black Labrador Lachie is now walking his rounds with Pastoral Care Coordinator

Nursing patients to better health

2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. Each month Calvary Mater Newcastle will be celebrating and acknowledging the wonderful work they do day in, day out. This month we celebrate Kyra Antcliff, Registered Nurse. Here is a snapshot of why Kyra chose nursing as her profession and

Australia Day Honours Awards

We have many heroes we are privileged to work with at Calvary, some of whom were recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours Awards. Gail O’Brien was awarded Officer of the Order of Australia for her work in carrying on her neurosurgeon husband Chris’s legacy at the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse in

Glenn Stewart wins SafeWork NSW Award

Best individual contribution to workplace health and safety Glenn Stewart – Calvary’s National Manager, Work Health, Safety & Environment, was awarded “Best individual contribution to workplace health and safety” at the SafeWork NSW Awards on Thursday evening 26th October. The Awards reward business and workers with the highest standards of

ACT’s medical community given exclusive preview to brand new private hospital

Last night, Calvary hosted an exclusive preview of its new $77 million Bruce Private Hospital for ACT’s medical community. Visiting Medical Officers, General Practitioners and other related medical professionals attending the industry event were able to explore the facilities, including eight state- of- the- art theatres and private rooms with