Our patients

  • Devastating condition added to Newborn Screening after life-saving trial

    The urgency for Newborn Screening has never been more apparent, following a world-first trial of a gene therapy treatment for the devastating condition, Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).
  • National Reconciliation Week

    National Reconciliation Week is about reflecting on the past, looking at ways to build a better future and taking meaningful action to make that happen.

  • Paediatric Palliative Care, it's your right

    National Palliative Care Week is an important time to raise awareness and increase understanding about the benefits of paediatric palliative care for patients such as Maxim.
  • SCHN rated amongst the best emergency departments in NSW

    Emergency Departments at SCHN have been rated amongst the best across the state in the latest Bureau of Health Information Emergency Department Patient Survey.
  • New treatment on PBS gives hope to kids with Cystic Fibrosis

    Twelve-year-old Cystic Fibrosis patient Nick has become one of the first paediatric patients to receive the life-changing treatment, Trikafta, following its listing on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS). Nick was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis (CF) when he was just 16 weeks old. CF is an inherited disorder that causes severe damage to the lungs, digestive system and other organs in the body.