News & Stories

Heart of gold

Friday 10 Nov 2017

In July 2014, Connie’s 21-year-old son, Andrew, was diagnosed with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. (PAH). At the time she had no idea what that meant, but now she is taking upon herself to do what she can to give Andrew the best chance of leading a healthy and fulfilling life.

Read more

The Alfred6Hour Race

Wednesday 18 Oct 2017

The Alfred6Hour charity mountain bike race has been run and won for 2017.

Read more

Hospital Life SPRING 2017

Tuesday 17 Oct 2017

The Spring issue of Hospital Life features all the latest news from The Alfred, as well as a snapshot of some of our community events over the last 12 months.

Read more

The Alfred - A history. The lady with the lamp

Monday 02 Oct 2017

Built in the pavilion style according to Florence Nightingale’s specifications for fresh air and light, The Alfred was influenced from the beginning by the prominent reformer and advocate of public health.

Read more

New research reverses risk of heart failure

Wednesday 30 Aug 2017

A life-changing discovery in heart research has revealed a one-off procedure to treat a common condition can also reverse heart failure and eliminate the need for lifelong medication in some patients.

Read more