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We aim to provide high-quality public health services that are available when and where needed, to meet the needs of our diverse communities.
Far West Local Health District has hospitals and community health facilities in several regional centres and remote locations.
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Beware snakes and spiders during floods
Due to rising floodwaters there has been a significant increase in the number of interactions between people and snakes and spiders, which increases the risk of being bitten or stung.
Far West LHD Board 2022 Annual Public Meeting
The Annual Public Meeting (APM) of the Far West Local Health District Board was held on Monday, 12 December 2022. An overview of the achievements and results for the Far West LHD was presented by the Board and the ‘Caring for our Community’ Far West LHD Year In Review for 2021/22 report was launched.
Nursing and midwifery graduates start their careers with Far West Local Health District
Far West Local Health District (FWLHD) today welcomes 23 newly registered nurses and midwives to the District.