Congratulations to our 2018 Victorian Public Healthcare Awards finalists

The Victorian Public Healthcare Awards are the annual celebration of excellence, dedication and innovation in public health, health services and service initiatives that deliver informed and effective healthcare. Monash Health is proud to be a finalist in five categories for 2018: Minister for Health’s Award for improving children’s health Secretary’s Award for improving integration of […]

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Highlighting the great work of our Stroke and Neurology team

  People presenting to Monash Health for the assessment and management of acute neurological disorders can expect to receive comprehensive care by a large team of dedicated professionals. Associate Professor Henry Ma, Head of Neurology and Stroke at Monash Health, said “we are very fortunate to have access to the best-trained experts at Monash Health […]

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New hope for premature babies thanks to placenta cell trial

First published on Nine News, by Ehsan Knopf on 6 August 2019 An Australian hospital is touting a new trial aimed at treating premature babies with lung problems using placenta cells a success. The human-first trial conducted at Monash Children’s Hospital saw cells from a human placenta successfully infused into six babies around the age […]

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Alternate clot busting drug improves outcomes for stroke patients

An alternative and more cost-effective clot-busting drug has greater benefits for stroke patients.

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We’re on the move to provide even better patient care

We are relocating some wards at Monash Medical Centre from 1-3 May 2018.

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Nobel Peace Prize visits Monash Health

Monash Health received a special visit from a Nobel Peace Prize following the advocacy work of one of our doctors.

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Don aims to swim English Channel again after heart surgery

Don is already planning his next swim across the English Channel after major open heart surgery.

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New breast care nurse through McGrath Foundation

McGrath Foundation breast cancer nurse to offer free support to patients and their families.

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Diana Egerton-Warbuton inducted into Victorian Honour Roll of Women

A/Prof Diana Egerton-Warburton has been inducted into the 2018 Victorian Honour Roll of Women.

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World-first approach to treating pelvic organ prolapse

A world-first approach to treating pelvic organ prolapse.

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Heart starter: New wireless device to help treat heart failure

Monash Health has fitted the first Australian with a new wireless device to help treat heart failure.

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Dr Jacky Hewitt is leading an awareness campaign around vitamin D deficiency

Endocrinologist Dr Jacky Hewitt is raising awareness around vitamin D deficiency in babies

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Professors David Kissane, AC and Barbara Workman, AC recognised for services

David Kissane & Barbara Workman made Companion of the Order of Australia.

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Monash Medical Centre safely welcomes quadruplets

Monash Medical Centre safely delivers quadruplets following a 30 week gestation period.

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Victorian Heart Hospital receives an additional $320m in funding

The Victorian Heart Hospital will receive an additional $320m in funding.

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Melbourne mum with heart valve disease gives birth to healthy baby girl

Monash Health patient Ruth Staniscia has given birth to a healthy baby girl after learning that her heart condition could make pregnancy too risky.

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Cladding at Monash Medical Centre and Casey Hospital

Update on cladding at Monash Medical Centre and Casey Hospital.

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Moorabbin Hospital expansion

The Moorabbin Hospital expansion provides refurbished Diagnostic Imaging and Outpatient areas.

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Update from Newborn

Update from our newborn services.

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MHTP Research Week 2017

A showcase of our research achievements.

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Wait a minute! Clamping the umbilical cord later saves preterm babies’ lives

Preterm babies could be saved by waiting 60 seconds before clamping umbilical cord after birth.

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Casey Hospital Expansion Project has officially begun

The Casey Hospital Expansion Project has officially begun after turning the first sod of soil.

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Fundraising for scalp cooling

Jennifer Herbert has raised almost $70,000 to fund scalp cooling machines at Moorabbin Hospital.

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A 30-minute heart disease test is being trialled by Melbourne doctors

A 30-minute heart disease test is being trialled by Melbourne doctors A 30-minute heart disease test is being trialled by doctors at Monash Health.

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2017 Victorian Public Healthcare Awards finalists announced

The 2017 Victorian Public Healthcare Awards finalists have been announced.

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Better access to stroke care for regional Victoria

Monash Medical Centre is now a stroke referral service for 7 regional Victorian hospitals.

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A message of support for our LGBTI community

We are proud of the diverse community of patients, their families and staff.

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30 years of Monash Medical Centre

We celebrated 30 years of Monash Medical Centre on Thursday 14 September 2017.

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Remarkable results from new clinical trial

Grandmother, Cheryl Munday has had a remarkable response to treatment on a clinical trial.

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Monash team invents Bidirectional Cannula to save limbs and lives

Monash Health clinicians invent Bidirectional Cannula to save limbs and lives.

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Benny back on track after Cardiac Arrest

Benny Cooper is back on his feet after experiencing a Cardiac Arrest 18 months ago.

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Miracle mum cheats death three times while trying to give birth

Becoming a mother to baby Arya almost killed Leanne French three times over.

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Melbourne man’s ‘miracle’ recovery from stroke, locked-in syndrome

Neurology and neuroradiology came together to save the 83 year old's life.

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rTMS for adolecent depression

rTMS having a positive impact on adolescents with depression.

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Pakenham Health Centre officially open

The Pakenham Health Centre is now open to patients and families.

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Running for Monash Health Allergy Clinic

Sam will be competing in Run Melbourne on 30 July to support the Monash Health Allergy Clinic.

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Monash Children’s Hospital Surgical Simulation Centre and Telesurgery Service opens

This technology will support doctors in regional Victoria and help train future surgeons.

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Monash Health and Peter Mac lead Australian first breast cancer trial

A single dose of radiation during breast cancer surgery is replacing weeks of daily treatment.

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Funding for Monash Children’s Hospital Emergency Department

Funding announced for dedicated paediatric Emergency Department in Monash Medical Centre.

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New Monash Children’s Hospital opening today

The new Monash Children's Hospital in Clayton opened to patients on 19 April 2017.

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New Monash Children’s Hospital officially opened

The new Monash Children's Hospital was officially opened on 28 March 2017.

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Melbourne Football Club players visit Casey Hospital

Casey Hospital enjoys a visit from Melbourne Football Club players.

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Tiarna Ernst’s doctor’s cash sacrifice for Western Bulldogs dream

Full-time doctor, Tiarna Ernst follows her dreams as part-time AFLW footballer.

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Victoria’s favourite baby names announced at Monash Health

Victorian Attorney-General announces 2016's most popular baby names.

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Taking childbirth training to rural India

Dr Malhotra and Dr Kumar are taking basic childbirth training to rural India.

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New Monash Children’s Hospital to include Visiting Pet Park

New Monash Children's Hospital to include Visiting Pet Park.

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Lifesaving surgery gifts Choity new beginning

Two year-old Choity receives life-changing reconstructive surgery.

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Post-natal physio classes for CALD women at Dandenong Hospital

Dandenong Hospital run post-natal physiotherapy classes in Dari, Khmer and Vietnamese.

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Study finds creatine could affect babies birth size.

Study finds creatine could affect babies birth size

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Footy Show supports Monash

AFL stars support Monash Children's Hospital Cancer Centre.

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Heart starter

MonashHeart perform Australian first to save Joan Craig

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Shooting from the heart

MonashHearts Elena Galiabovitch will be representing Australia at the 2016 Rio Olympics

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Historic Partnership

Landmark agreement to build respect and improve patient safety in surgery.

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Giving back

Sam Alexander revisits the ward that saved his life.

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Saving baby Willow Saving baby Willow

Monash Health featured on this week’s 60 Minutes Before Willow was even born she faced a

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Fitness watch bit of a miracle for Mick

MonashHeart team save Mick Schroeder's life after his Fitbit told him he was having a cardiac.

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Jump start

Third Australian transseptal endocardial LV lead

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Saving Mackenzie Fort

Saving Mackenzie Fort Monash Children’s Hospital surgeons use radical methods to remove little girl’s skull tumour.

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Chair of the Year

Chair of the Year Barbara Yeoh, Chair Monash Health, named Chair of the Year at CEO Magazine’s Annual Awards.

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Coffee health kick

A couple of coffees a day may keep the doctor away-Herald Sun.

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Surgeons remove skull tumou

Monash Children's Hospital surgeons save life of Mackenzie Fort.

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Dandenong Hospital ED best in Australasia

Dandenong Hospital ED awarded best in Australasia

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MonashHeart saves father of three

MonashHeart saves father of three after he collapsed from a heart attack in his local coffee shop.

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World first group-based therapy boosts esteem among teenage girls

A study that included teenage girls from Casey and Dandenong has found that group-based therapy helps build self esteem.

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New hospital topping-off ceremony

Monash Children’s Hospital Celebrates Special Milestone

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Monash doctors pioneer cure for fatal brain disease

A world-first cure for a rare and fatal brain disease

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Monash breakthrough

A new drug, promising to stop the major cause of chronic kidney failure.

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Translational Research

New $87.5 million facility will open in October 2015.

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World-First magnetic therapy

Monash Children's Hospital, breakthrough therapy to treat teenage depression - The Age.

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Little Wonder- Nine News

Little Wonder- Nine News After spending 138 Days in NICU, Baby Etienne continues to astound doctors with his recovery

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Jada and Archie head home

Seven News reports on Monash Children's Hospital patients who both had life-saving surgery.

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Monash Nursing Graduates

Training the next generation of nurses and midwives, The Sydney Morning Herald.

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Happy Max bounces back

Monash Children's Sleep Centre patient bounces back to better health, Herald Sun. Read more

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Baby Zuam Zuam home for 2015

Happy start to the New Year for Monash Children's Hospital patient, Herald Sun.

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MonashHeart in Australian-First procedure

Patient fitted with a with a defibrillator that delivers lifesaving shocks, The Age.

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High-tech box reduces breast cancer surgery

New technology at Moorabbin Hospital helps reduce surgeries for women with breast cancer, Herald Sun.

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Jaylen’s first ever swim

Jaylen's first ever swim Monash Children's Hospital patient Jaylen, celebrates his fourth birthday, Nine News.

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New heart hospital in Melbourne’s South-East

A dedicated heart hospital will be built in Melbourne's South-East, The Age.

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Healesville Sanctuary visits Monash Children’s Hospital

Healesville Sanctuary brings the zoo to the patients of Monash Children's Hospital, Daily Mail.

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Australia’s cardiac hospitals at the heart of progress

The Australian's Gred Sheridan on Professor Ian Meredith's vision for world-class cardiac care.

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Casey Hospital celebrates its 10th year of saving lives

CASEY Hospital has touched the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients, staff and volunteers in the past decade. Three of the hospital’s biggest fans celebrate it’s 10th birthday in a special Berwick

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MonashHeart surgeons perform life saving surgery on East Timorese patient Jeca

ABC reports on MonashHeart's life-saving surgery for East Timorese patient, Jeca.

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Monash Children’s Hospital patient Xavier Tilley heads home

Herald Sun reports on Monash Children's Hospital patient Xavier Tilley, who heads home after his 9 month long battle.

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Australia’s biggest kidney swap

A 7 News exclusive report on Australia's largest kidney exchange program involving Monash Health, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Austin Hospital and Melbourne Private.

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Heart surgery boy fulfills soccer dream

A Sunrise special report on East Timorese patient Lucas and his incredible recovery from lifesaving heart surgery.

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Little Lucas heads home after incredible recovery

A 7 News special report on Lucas Whitlegg leaving the Monash Children's Hospital after 10 ;months of recovering from a rare illness.

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Clinically Dead for 42 Minutes

Vanessa Tanasio's remarkable story made headlines around the world. Saved by the MonashHeart team after 42 minutes of clinical death.

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Australian’s in world first heart surgery Herald Sun

A new treatment to replace a major heart valve in patients could be widely available in two years following the first successful trial by Australian surgeons, Herald Sun.

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A 30-minute heart disease test is being trialled by Melbourne doctors

A 30-minute test for coronary artery disease aims to cut the number of invasive investigations patients have to undergo to get their diagnosis confirmed.

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Alternate clot busting drug improves outcomes for stroke patients

An alternative and more cost-effective clot-busting drug has greater benefits for stroke patients.

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