News and media


Our media releases are provided here in chronological order. If you cannot find what you require or have a media enquiry please get in touch with our media contact.

Media enquiries

Media enquiries for information or photographs should be directed to:

Sally-Ann Parker
Group Manager Media and Public Affairs (based in Perth, WA)
Mobile: 0402 167 401

Media releases


Approvals received for the sale of St John of God Pathology to Clinical Labs
28 Sept 2016


St John of God Midland Public Hospital Opening Ceremony - Group Chief Executive Officer, Dr Michael Stanford [speech]
20 Nov 2015

St John of God Midland Public Hospital Opening Ceremony - Chairman of Trustees, Ms Eva Skira
20 Nov 2015 

St John of God Health Care supports Royal Australasian College of Surgeons draft report
10 Sept 2015

Hawkesbury District Health Service to transfer to SJGHC
22 Jun 2015


St John of God Health Care appoints Hon Robert Knowles as new board member
5 Nov 2014

Green light for Mercy Mount Lawley Hospital purchase

24 Apr 2014 

St John of God Midland Hospitals on track; 50% complete

13 Mar 2014


St John of God Health Care to purchase Mercy Hospital 
6 Nov 2013


Workforce to play major role in growth
26 Nov 2012

Private sector to play increased role in junior doctor training
09 Nov 2012

Advertising period opens for Mandurah Hospital  
19 Sep 2012

Ride to break the cycle of homelessness
11 Sep 2012 

CHA National Nurse Award 2012
24 Aug 2012

First foundation laid for Midland hospitals 
8 Aug 2012 

Patients & doctors rank St John of God Health Care #1

6 Jul 2012

Decades of Doctors - a rich history at St John of God Health Care 

24 Jul 2012

Green light for Midland hospitals 

14 Jun 2012 

Brighter Horizons for vulnerable pregnant young women

17 May 2012

Board Appointment - Peter Prendiville
07 May 2012 

New Trustee Eva Skira
07 May 2012 

New phone app to find doctors

30 Apr 2012

Infection control pays off

20 Mar 2012

New Board Members
9 Mar 2012 


Midland Health Campus win
01 Dec 2011  

St John of God hospitals some of the best in Australia

7 Sep 2011

St John of God Health Care breaks ground on $35.9M Bunbury expansion
28 Jul 2011 

National satisfaction success
11 Jul 2011 

Health jobs for Indigenous Australians
01 Jul 2011

New service to help young people with eating disorders
21 Jun 2011  

St John of God Health Care builds WA's first regional coronary care unit
08 Jun 2011 

Youth worker helps young people tackle drug and alcohol issues
02 Jun 2011 

St John of God Health Care walks for wellbeing
23 May 2011 

Murdoch and Subiaco hospitals ranked top in WA for maternity care

6 May 2011

Ballarat and Bendigo hospitals ranked in top three in Victoria for maternity care

6 May 2011

Means testing private health rebate doesn't make sense

4 May 2011 

Murdoch expansion gets underway

12 Apr 2011

New Chair of Trustees

28 Feb 2011 

Director Pipeline Project for female executives
22 February 2011

Broome Horizon House for young people set to open

22 February 2011
Leading the drive for alcohol awareness
31 Jan 2011 

Expanding support for young people in need
24 Jan 2011 

Early years expertise to help more families

14 January 2011 

Social Outreach and Advocacy Expansion
5 Jan 2011 


Air time for young people
16 Dec 2010 

Bikes donated to Horizon Houses for Great Bike Ride in Perth

12 Oct 2010 

Broome's Horizon House to provide much needed services for young people
4 Oct 2010

Hospital pays airfares for two East Timorese teenagers requiring urgent medical care
23 Sep 2010

Community work recognised in BRW awards
26 Aug 2010

Youth program wins national healthcare award

25 Aug 2010 

Group CEO, Dr Michael Stanford, wins a Western Australian Citizen of the Year Award

1 Jun 2010  

St John of God Health Care acquires home nursing service in Melbourne
24 May 2010