Tag: the San

San delivers baby bonus to new parents

In an Australian first, Sydney Adventist Hospital and health insurance fund HCF have joined forces to offer a “no-gap” package that will save expectant parents thousands of dollars.

Health Matters: Sepsis

In this week’s Health Matters, Professor Simon Finfer from Sydney Adventist Hospital discusses sepsis, its symptoms and the treatment options available.

Health Matters: Opioid use

Sydney Adventist Hospital’s Dr Alan Nazha discusses the risks associated with potentially addictive pain killers.

San equal first for cancer care

Cancer services at Sydney Adventist Hospital have been given a major tick of approval by patients.

Health Matters: Psoriasis

Sydney Adventist Hospital dermatologist Dr Kavita Enjeti discusses the effects, causes and treatments for this painful skin condition.

Health Matters: Breast screening

Sydney Adventist Hospital’s Dr Christine Shearman discusses a new breast mammography unit that is more comfortable for patients and provides better images.

Health Matters: Scleroderma

It is known as the disease that turns you into stone. Sydney Adventist Hospital rheumatologist Dr Michael Tjeuw discusses this debilitating condition.

Health Matters: Incontinence

More than 5 million Australians suffer from bladder and bowel leakage, commonly known as incontinence. Sydney Adventist Hospital urologist Dr Ruth Collins discusses the condition.

Health Matters: Heart disease

Sydney Adventist Hospital’s Dr Dennis Wang discusses a new procedure targeting heart disease, which claims the life of one person every 28 minutes in Australia.

Health Facts: Delirium

Delirium is one of the most common complications of hospitalisation. Sydney Adventist Hospital’s Marleta Fong discusses why it is often misdiagnosed and what is being done about it at the San.