Peter Kingsley was one of the first patients at Austin Health to benefit from a less-invasive treatment for his heart problem. Picture courtesy of Heidelberg Leader.
From Thursday 6th August, 2015 there will be changes to the car parking and pathway to the Emergency Department for patients.
Smoking within four metres of an entrance to public hospitals is now illegal and smoking anywhere on any Austin Health grounds is prohibited under hospital policy.
Olivia Sanders became the 1000th patient to have a liver transplant at Austin Health. Olivia says the milestone operation has provided her with a second chance of life with her husband Matthew.
An Australian-first trial of robotic legs which enable people with quadriplegia to walk has taken place at Austin Health.
Patients at great risk of infection could soon be able to use more effective drugs thanks to the opening of Victoria's first antibiotic allergy testing clinic at Austin Health.
Charlie Joannidis has been given a second chance at life thanks to a rare live liver transplant. Austin Health surgeons replaced his liver with part of his mother Vanja’s liver when it became evident his time they couldn’t wait any longer for a deceased donor.
Austin Health researchers have created a machine which acts as an artificial heart and lungs to keep donor livers viable for longer.
Austin Health is carrying out the world's first on-road study to measure drowsiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea.
Our cardiology department saves many lives but Neill Ryan is one of the most fortunate patients to come through our doors.