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New intern doctors begin careers in Mackay HHS

New intern doctors begin careers in Mackay HHS

Mackay Hospital and Health Service has welcomed a record number of 46 intern doctors this
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Emergency doctors warn against eating wild mushrooms

Emergency doctors warn against eating wild mushrooms

Can you spot a safe mushroom from a toxic one? Not even experts in fungi toxicology
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New ‘big cat’ of pathology arrives at Mackay Base Hospital

New ‘big cat’ of pathology arrives at Mackay Base Hospital

Mackay Base Hospital’s new rapid testing pathology instrument dubbed the ‘Panther’ is set to boost
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Bites and stings bring hundreds to ED in 2020

Bites and stings bring hundreds to ED in 2020

More than 900 people have been treated for bites and stings in Mackay Hospital and
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Snake bite patients risk death by leaving hospital against medical advice

Snake bite patients risk death by leaving hospital against medical advice

Some snake bite patients are risking death by leaving hospital against medical advice.Mackay Base Hospital
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