Stunning award for our Cardiothoracic team & colleagues including Monash University and Alfred Health in winning the highest award by the Australian Clinical Trials Alliance; the '2017 Trial of the Year' for the "Aspirin and Tranexamic Acid for Coronary Artery Surgery (ATACAS) Trial, involving over 4,600 patients in 31 hospitals & in 7 countries.

Pictured here is Professor Julian Smith, Head, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Monash Health with Ms Amanda Hulley, Research Nurse, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Monash Health.

Our congratulations to the Monash team on their role in this outstanding achievement, & importantly the significant contribution this research will make in advancing & improving the health of our patients undergoing cardiac surgery.

#winner #clinicalresearch #clinicaltrial #heart #heartcare #hearthealth #patientcare #patientoutcomes #cardiacsurgery #medicine #cardiothoracic #cardiacnurse #improvinghealth #monashhealth #monashheart #leadership
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Stunning award for our Cardiothoracic team & colleagues including Monash University and Alfred Health in winning the highest award by the Australian Clinical Trials Alliance; the 2017 Trial of the Year for the Aspirin and Tranexamic Acid for Coronary Artery Surgery (ATACAS) Trial, involving over 4,600 patients in 31 hospitals & in 7 countries. 

Pictured here is Professor Julian Smith, Head, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Monash Health with Ms Amanda Hulley, Research Nurse, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Monash Health. 

Our congratulations to the Monash team on their role in this outstanding achievement, & importantly the significant contribution this research will make in advancing & improving the health of our patients undergoing cardiac surgery. 

#winner #clinicalresearch #clinicaltrial #heart #heartcare #hearthealth #patientcare #patientoutcomes #cardiacsurgery #medicine #cardiothoracic #cardiacnurse #improvinghealth #monashhealth #monashheart #leadership

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As so many of our patients & parents know, HeartKids provides lifelong support to those with childhood heart disease & their families.

We have been very fortunate to have had a wonderful relationship with HeartKids supporting MonashHeart & Monash Children's patients for many years.

HeartKids has recently consolidated into one national organisation & today the MonashHeart leadership team, Prof Richard Harper (middle) & A/Prof Sarah Hope (2nd right) met the new HeartKids CEO Mr Mark Brooke (2nd left) along with former Victorian CEO Mr Norman Hutton (right) & Ms Sherrie McDonald, Family Support Coordinator for Monash.

#paediatric #chd #chdawareness #paediatriccardiology #familysupport #patientsupport #congenitalheartdisease #awareness #research #advocacy #monashheart @monashchildrenshospital @heartkids
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As so many of our patients & parents know, HeartKids provides lifelong support to those with childhood heart disease & their families. 

We have been very fortunate to have had a wonderful relationship with HeartKids supporting MonashHeart & Monash Childrens patients for many years.

HeartKids has recently consolidated into one national organisation & today the MonashHeart leadership team, Prof Richard Harper (middle) & A/Prof Sarah Hope (2nd right) met the new HeartKids CEO Mr Mark Brooke (2nd left) along with former Victorian CEO Mr Norman Hutton (right) & Ms Sherrie McDonald, Family Support Coordinator for Monash. 

#paediatric #chd #chdawareness #paediatriccardiology #familysupport #patientsupport #congenitalheartdisease #awareness #research #advocacy #monashheart @monashchildrenshospital  @heartkids

Today cardiac technologist Jess featured in the Monash Health iNews, with Chief Executive Mr Andrew Stripp commending Jess on her diligence in escalating clinical concerns in the management of a 6-year old child at Monash Medical Centre.

Jess had performed a 12-lead ECG which show supraventricular tachycardia and escalated her concerns to head of paediatric cardiology A/Prof Sarah Hope to ensure appropriate treatment of the child.

Well done Jess.

#patientcare #patient #heartkid #patientoutcomes #escalation #communication #allvoicescount #cardiology #ecg #heartrhythm #cardiactechnology #monashmedicalcentre #paediatriccardiology #monashheart
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Today cardiac technologist Jess featured in the Monash Health iNews, with Chief Executive Mr Andrew Stripp commending Jess on her diligence in escalating clinical concerns in the management of a 6-year old child at Monash Medical Centre. 

Jess had performed a 12-lead ECG which show supraventricular tachycardia and escalated her concerns to head of paediatric cardiology A/Prof Sarah Hope to ensure appropriate treatment of the child. 

Well done Jess. 

#patientcare #patient #heartkid #patientoutcomes #escalation #communication #allvoicescount #cardiology #ecg #heartrhythm #cardiactechnology #monashmedicalcentre #paediatriccardiology #monashheart

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Kara ZantuckNice one Jess!

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Marianne Etterywell done

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Lucy RudolphWell done Jess indeed!

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Edwina VaughanNo wonder we put out trust in your hands.

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Brian Klysanother win for the techs!

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MonashHeart with Monash Heart.

MonashHeart cardiologist Associate Professor Brian Ko graduated today with a Doctor of Medicine from Monash University - his thesis "Novel techniques using computed tomography to assess the functional significance of coronary artery disease."

Congratulations A/Prof Ko on your years of commitment to study & investigation, cumulating in new & important understandings in the management of heart disease.

#graduation #monashuniversity #doctor #doctordoctor #medicine #cardiology #understanding #innovation #investigation #research #translationalresearch #clinicalresearch #heartdisease #patientcare #cardiacct #ctangiography #monashheart #monashcardiovascularresearchcentre
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MonashHeart cardiologist Associate Professor Brian Ko graduated today with a Doctor of Medicine from Monash University - his thesis Novel techniques using computed tomography to assess the functional significance of coronary artery disease. 

Congratulations A/Prof Ko on your years of commitment to study & investigation, cumulating in new & important understandings in the management of heart disease. 

#graduation #monashuniversity #doctor #doctordoctor #medicine #cardiology #understanding #innovation #investigation #research #translationalresearch #clinicalresearch #heartdisease #patientcare #cardiacct #ctangiography #monashheart #monashcardiovascularresearchcentre

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Sojee ChandCongrats Dr Ko

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Lam Hong YoongCongrats !!

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Ranmali de MelCongratulations!

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Dora BitsolasCongratulations Brian!

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Janise CornishCongratulations Brian. Well done

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An incredible $16,800 of donations last month to MonashHeart, including this $1,500 donation from a very thankful patient.

Such donations make a huge difference, helping us make important equipment purchases to improve & expand services.

Our heartfelt thanks to all donors - former patients & supporters, for your generosity.

We look forward to giving you an update on what initiatives these donations will fund.
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An incredible $16,800 of donations last month to MonashHeart, including this $1,500 donation from a very thankful patient. 

Such donations make a huge difference, helping us make important equipment purchases to improve & expand services. 

Our heartfelt thanks to all donors - former patients & supporters, for your generosity. 

We look forward to giving you an update on what initiatives these donations will fund. 
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#heart #hearthealth #heartcare #donations #thankyou #generosity #givingback #serviceimprovement #patientcare #grateful #patientoutcomes #cardiology  #monashheart #monashhealth

Two fantastic opportunities for experienced cardiac sonographers to join the MonashHeart team including the position of echo educator.

Check out eRecruit via the Monash Health website

ow.ly/y3i730bNv5h

or call Steve, Chief Cardiac Technologist on +61 3 9594 2680.

Come & be part of the largest echo service in Victoria, each day filled with a wonderful diversity of clinical challenges, where scanning standards are very high & contribution of ideas in shaping the development of Australia's first heart hospital - the Victorian Heart Hospital, is essential.
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Two fantastic opportunities for experienced cardiac sonographers to join the MonashHeart team including the position of echo educator. 

Check out eRecruit via the Monash Health website 

http://ow.ly/y3i730bNv5h

or call Steve, Chief Cardiac Technologist on +61 3 9594 2680. 

Come & be part of the largest echo service in Victoria, each day filled with a wonderful diversity of clinical challenges, where scanning standards are very high & contribution of ideas in shaping the development of Australias first heart hospital - the Victorian Heart Hospital,  is essential.
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#heart #hearthealth #heartcare #cardiactechnology #cardiactech #cardiacsonographer #echocardiography #patientcare #patientoutcomes #cardiology #melbourne #monashheart #monashhealth

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Nicolee MurrellHey I know that guy!!!

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Helen McKennaCaitlin mckenna ? James

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Susan PlunkettHilarey?

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