• News


Research funded by the Ramsay Hospital Research Foundation highlights risks of prescribing multiple medications for veterans with PTSD

May 25, 2022
A study, funded by the Ramsay Hospital Research Foundation, has highlighted that veterans with PTSD who are treated with multiple medications at once – known as polypharmacy – are at significant risk of adverse health events, including drowsiness and confusion, respiratory depression, and postural instability, which can lead to falls, fractures, hospital admission, illness, and even death.

Clinical Trials Day: Australians benefit as local clinical trials skyrocket on the back of COVID-19

May 20, 2022
Australians could be the first in the world to benefit from potentially life changing new therapies as the number of local clinical trials continues to rise, spurred by the nation’s resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ramsay announces new investment in Australia’s nursing workforce

May 13, 2022
Ramsay Health Care has celebrated International Nurses Day by announcing it will expand its Ramsay Nursing and Midwifery Academy, adding two brand new programs to support the professional development of hundreds more nurses and midwives in Australia.

Wollongong to become home to Australia’s first all-female trauma-informed mental health facility

May 07, 2022
Women suffering from trauma-related mental health issues will soon have access to a dedicated care facility with Australia’s first women’s stand-alone, trauma-informed mental health service to open in Wollongong.

Landmark study to provide answers for millions suffering from persistent knee pain

May 03, 2022
The Ramsay Hospital Research Foundation is funding a new landmark study investigating the cause of common, persistent pain in patients following a Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA).

Ramsay Connect Liaison Nurse role established to help patients transition home following surgery

Apr 29, 2022
Peninsula Private Hospital patients returning home following hospital admission now have added support, thanks to the appointment of experienced Registered Nurse, Michelle McCormick, as the first Ramsay Connect Liaison Nurse.

New solar panels and efficient lighting “take cars off the road” at Ramsay’s Gold Coast hospitals

Apr 27, 2022
Pindara and John Flynn Private Hospitals have taken practical steps to protect the future of the planet, unveiling new solar panel systems as part of Ramsay Health Care’s commitment to reducing its environmental footprint.

Psychs on Bikes wins Community Achievement Award

Apr 11, 2022
Psychs on Bikes has been recognised for its commitment to improving the mental health of rural and regional Australians, taking out the prestigious ‘Awards Australia Connecting Communities Award’ at the 2021 Community Achievement Awards for Regional NSW and the ACT.

Mt Wilga Private Hospital recognised for Clinical Excellence helping patients with lymphoedema

Apr 06, 2022
Mt Wilga Private Hospital has taken out the prestigious Clinical Excellence category at the 2022 Australian Private Hospitals Association (APHA) Awards for Excellence, for its lymphoedema rehabilitation program.

New psychology service launches in Brisbane as mental health demand grows

Apr 06, 2022
Australia’s largest private mental health service provider has opened a new psychology clinic in Brisbane to help meet the growing demand for mental health services in the region.