Patients in country areas have access to extra medical support with the South Australian Virtual Emergency Service (SAVES) program fully operational in 16 regional hospitals.

An additional 112 paramedics and ambulance staff will hit South Australian streets as part of a State Government boost to ambulance services.

The largest fully automated microbiology laboratory in the Southern Hemisphere, located at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH), has been labelled a game changer in the detection and treatment of bacteria and infectious disease.

A new campaign is promoting the real benefits associated with simple pleasures like going for a walk in the fresh air or appreciating the beauty of nature.

In an Australian first, the Royal Adelaide Hospital will be home to a new 3D organ printer which promises to revolutionise treatment for people with Type 1 Diabetes.

A world leading Clinical Trials Centre has opened its doors at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

The State Government will invest more than $90 million in upgrades and new services at Modbury Hospital, providing residents in Adelaide’s north east with access to improved medical and surgical services and a new, purpose built palliative care hospice.

Outstanding staff achievements, projects and innovations in health were in the spotlight at the 2017 SA Health Awards.

A state-wide defibrillator register will give South Australians a better chance of surviving cardiac arrest.

The move of patients from the Repatriation General Hospital will be completed today with the last patients being moved to the new state-of-the-art facilities at Flinders Medical Centre.

Parents of babies and young children are reminded to vaccinate themselves for whooping cough (pertussis), with the number of cases at an alarming five year high to date.

Final preparations for the move of patients from the Repatriation General Hospital (RGH) to new state-of-the-art facilities at Flinders Medical Centre, refurbished wards at Noarlunga Hospital and the new Jamie Larcombe Centre are underway, with the first patients to be moved early next week.