Our COVID Media Coverage

12 October 2020


The ABC’s 7.30 Program Interviews Staff in Sunshine Emergency Department

 

11 October 2020


Western Health’s Aged Care Liaison Team – Sunday Age

 

09 October 2020


Hospital boosted by special hood – Sunraysia Daily, Mildura

 

24 September 2020


Western Health’s COVID-Testing Team at the Showgrounds – Nine News

22 September 2020


Sunshine Hospital COVID patient’s recovery after ICU treatment – Star Weekly

JKWC Baby Boom during COVID

 

20 September 2020


Footscray ED Director Ainslie Senz interviewed by Sunday Age

 

16 September 2020


Western Health’s Aged Care Liaison and ED Teams on the 7.30 Program

 

11 September 2020


The Age story on COVID-19 cases that may be linked to the behaviour of confused patients

Physio Nina Leggett interviewed by SBS online on the recovery of COVID-19 patients

 

10 September 2020


Story on the Today Show about JKWC’s record month of births in August

 

6 September 2020


The role of Western Health Physiotherapists in the recovery of COVID patients in the Sunday Age

 

4 September 2020


Dr Ainslie Senz, Director of Footscray ED, interviewed live on the Today Show

Dr Marion Kainer interviewed on ABC News

 

28 August 2020


Dr Clare White interview on ABC Radio National with Hamish Macdonald

 

25 August 2020


Sally Guo and Lena Pejcinovski in Star Weekly Story ‘On the front line of virus fight’ 

 

22 August 2020


ICU consultant Dr James Douglas part of Sunday Age feature about COVID ‘frontline’ staff

 

21 August 2020


Dr Jesse Zanker/aged care liaison team on Channel 7’s Sunrise program

 

20 August 2020


Research nurse Miriam Towns interviewed on Nine News, as part of story on plasma trial

 

18 August 2020


Footscray ICU patient Tina Dina in Herald Sun

Dr John Mulder interviewed for A Current Affair

 

17 August 2020


ABC 7.30 Report on Aged Care Liaison Team supporting residential care in the community

ABC News Post on Above Story

 

14 August 2020


Dr John Mulder in The Age article on COVID-related deaths

 

10 August 2020


Marion Kainer interviewed on 7.30 program about researchers’ increasing knowledge about COVID

 

9 August 2020


Grad nurse and midwife Beth Mazzarella interviewed by ABC (TV and online) about challenges/highlights of starting career during pandemic

 

30 July 2020


Sam Bates and Dr John Mulder interviewed by ABC 7.30 on the COVID crisis experience in Footscray and Sunshine Intensive Care Units

Dr Marion Kainer interviewed with Norman Swan on the ABC’s Coronavirus Q&A

 

29 July 2020


‘Hospital breakthrough removes the fear factor’ – The Australian

 

28 July 2020


Dr Craig French interviewed on CNN by Rosemary Church

https://twitter.com/western_health/status/1288070833789734912?s=20

 

26 July 2020


Dr Craig French featuring in Victoria Coronavirus ad campaign posted by ABC

 

25 July 2020


Dr Forbes McGain interviewed on 7 News re increase in COVID cases

 

20 July 2020


Footscray Hospital ICU staff in ABC 7.30 feature on COVID care in Intensive Care Units, including use of iso-hoods

 

19 July 2020


Sunshine Hospital COVID patient Jim Fenech recovers after 101 days in hospital

6 July 2020


Lena Pejcinovski in Star Weekly story on ‘Nurse urges community to play their part’

 

2 July 2020


Shabnam Tawfi in ABC 7.30 feature on ‘Life in a COVID-19 hot spot’

 

7 May 2020


‘Celebrating our frontline workers’ – Star Weekly

 

29 April 2020


Kimberley Haines in The Age articles on how our hospital teams are ‘proning’ COVID patients

 

9 April 2020


‘Hood of Hope’ article on front page of the Herald Sun

 

28 March 2020


Russell Harrison interviewed in The Age about COVID-19 preparedness