Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD)

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Outrage over Bulli ED closure

THE decision to close the northern Illawarra’s only hospital emergency department will put lives at risk, says Save Bulli ED Group. The lobby group have put the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) board on notice that the community will hold them responsible for any adverse health outcomes due to “this nonsensical decision”. The Bulli … Continue reading

Bulli ED does ‘a terrific job’ says federal health minister

SAVE Bulli Hospital Emergency Department Group (Save Bulli ED Group) has received a letter from Federal Minister for Health Tanya Plibersek praising the threatened Bulli Hospital emergency department. The Save Bulli ED group wrote to Ms Plibersek and Federal MP for Cunningham Sharon Bird seeking ongoing funding for Bulli Hospital emergency department, which is under … Continue reading

A rose by another name? The battle for Bulli’s ED continues

By MICK ROBERTS. THE Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) have replaced Bulli’s proposed US style ‘Urgent Care Centre’ with a new name – an ‘Emergency Primary Health Care’ centre. In the face of massive public opposition, the ISLHD have dropped references to a proposal for the “Urgent Care Centre” to replace Bulli Hospital’s emergency … Continue reading

Evans presented community’s demands on Bulli Hospital

THE Save Bulli ED Group formally submitted the community’s six resolutions to State MP for Heathcote Lee Evans at his Engadine office on Thursday. The six resolutions, which were agreed on at a rally of over 500 people in Bulli Masonic Hall, had a strong focus on the community’s demand for the retention of the … Continue reading

Rally to save hospital emergency department

AS the community prepares for tomorrow’s rally to stop further downgrading of their local hospital, data published by the Bureau of Health Information (BHI) shows that the Bulli Hospital emergency department is a life-saving facility. A rally will be held from 2.30pm at the Bulli Masonic Hall to protest Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) … Continue reading

Fight continues to stop Bulli Hospital downgrade

RESIDENTS have demanded more details on a proposed Bulli urgent care centre model, placing several controversial “questions on notice” on the table for Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) public forum on Thursday. “What is an Urgent Care Centre? What are we actually being asked to comment on?”, Save Bulli ED Group convenor Alison Fettell said. “In Victoria … Continue reading

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