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New interns the best medicine for HNELHD

NSW Health has welcomed a record number of interns to the fold in 2021, including 125 in the Hunter-New England Local Health District (HNELHD) alone. More than 1,000 med students will begin work...

COVID-19 testing protects community: Hunter doctor

When it comes to COVID-19, the message from Australian doctors is clear: get tested if you show any symptoms. Many of us may be thinking 'what’s the point?' However, Hunter General Practitioners Association...

Three new NSW COVID cases as Greater Brisbane mandates masks indoors

NSW has recorded three new locally acquired cases of COVID-19, all believed to be linked to the Berala cluster, and eight new overseas acquired cases in the 24 hours to 8pm last...

Jets-Wanderers clash already making the news

Some football-loving Sydneysiders will be unwelcome at the Jets' A-League clash with the Wanderers in Newcastle on Friday night. Following COVID-19 outbreaks and subsequent suburb red-zoning, NSW Health has placed a ban on...

Face masks “strongly recommended”: NSW Health

Due to increasing COVID-19 case numbers in the state, NSW Health strongly recommends people in NSW wear a mask at all times when in indoor areas. The areas where masks should be...

Take COVID-19 warnings seriously: Hornery

Wallsend MP Sonia Hornery is worried not everyone is taking the latest health warnings surrounding coronavirus (COVID-19) seriously. NSW Health reported today (Tuesday 22 December) there were eight new cases of community transmission...

Hunter set to sizzle this weekend

The Hunter Valley is set to sizzle this weekend, with health experts urging residents to “stay cool”.According to Weatherzone, temperatures are expected to peak at about 40 degrees on Saturday 28 November;...

Visitors allowed into Hunter prisons next week

In-person visits at correctional centres across the state, including Cessnock and Muswellbrook will be allowed as of Monday, after a long hiatus due to COVID-19 precautions. There is a long list of rules...