EDMH announces new and outgoing board directors

EDMH sadly announces the retirement of long serving board director Tony Kealy who has been a member of the board for 12 years and Jo Murdoch who has completed her 2-year term.

Board Chairman Philip Sabien thanks them both for their significant commitment to Hospital and the community.

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Flu vaccination compulsory for staff and visitors

The continuously evolving scenario of the COVID-19 pandemic around the world and in Australia have seen a lot of major changes on the way we do things.

With the flu season coming, we would like to ensure that we are able to minimise the risk of our vulnerable elderly clients from contracting the flu. The most recent announcement from the Department of Health and Human Services requires all staff working in aged care to have the flu vaccination, Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital is making its commitment in protecting our residents in the facility and the wider community by abiding with this guideline.

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Edenhope welcomes new permanent doctor Dr Sabiha Rimi

Dr Sabiha, her husband Fahmedul and eight year old son Sameed moved to Edenhope on Friday.  

Moving from Adelaide, Dr Sabiha is excited about living in a small rural community, which will also be closer to some of her family who reside in Melbourne.

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Testing clinic for COVID-19 in Edenhope

Edenhope & District Memorial Hospital will be running a drive-thru coronavirus (COVID19) testing station next week. 

This is being run as a part of the Victorian Government blitz to test up to 100,000 people in two weeks to help authorites understand more about the spread of the virus.

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