News

  • Accepted, welcomed, and valued

    Over the coming weeks, it is possible that some hurtful words may be spoken about people of different sexualities and gender identities – specifically in relation to marriage equality.

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  • Emojis improving how hospital staff interact with young patients

    At the National Nursing Forum 400 health professionals learnt how emojis can be used by patients and their families to communicate their feelings.

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  • Operation Art: Artwork created by kids, for sick kids

    Operation Art officially opened its doors last Saturday (9 Sept) with more than 900 students across New South Wales showcasing their artistic talents to help make sick kids feel better through the power of art.

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  • Smoking ceremony paves the way for Westmead’s new hospital building

    A traditional Aboriginal Smoking Ceremony has marked the start of construction of Westmead’s new central acute services building.

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  • New family accommodation announced

    Gladys Berejiklian, Premier of NSW and Andrew Constance, Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, visited The Children's Hospital at Westmead to announce funding for new family accommodation at the Hospital.

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  • Joined-up support for kids with autism

    A program  designed specifically to teach emotional and social skills to children with ASD and intellectual disability was launched today.

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