'The care, compassion and love that the nurses put into their day-to-day work is second to none.' - Amanda Flowers, whose father spent three weeks in the Mount Druitt palliative care unit
Mount Druitt Hospital's palliative care unit is named one of Australia's best.
‘Starting an internship is an unforgettable milestone for every medical graduate' - NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner
A record number of medical interns start work in NSW public hospitals. With 70 newcomers, Westmead Hospital has the highest intake in the state. Fifty others start at Blacktown Hospital. The total intake for the district is around 150 interns.
It's time to call the midwife ...a man! A new team of male midwives boost the ranks at Westmead Hospital's maternity unit.
Men make up just three per cent of all midwives. And yes, it's okay to call them midwives.
'One case I'll never forget was a lady who was able to see her grandchildren for the first time. Her tears of joy gave me great satisfaction' - Dr Jay Chandra
Westmead Hospital's head of vitreoretinal surgery Dr Jay Chandra is awarded a Member of the Order on Australia Day for his decades-long community work in the field of opthamology.
Code green and gold! Staff at Westmead Hospital fly the flag for Australia Day 2016
'I am just eternally grateful for the gift this donor has given me. And to be able to be treated in such a top hospital is just amazing' - Clare Duggan
Westmead's Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre radiation therapists celebrate World Cancer Day on February 4 by joining the Talking Hands social media campaign.
A slew of graduate nurses start their careers across WSLHD facilities, including Westmead, Blacktown, Mount Druitt and Auburn hospitals. Other nurses join community health, mental health and drug and alcohol health teams.
Member for Parramatta Geoff Lee with nursing graduates Samuel Close, Haqikat Dhillon and Gabrielle Estrada in the simulation centre at Westmead Hospital.
Minister for Multiculturalism John Ajaka launches the district's Safe Medicine fact sheets in eight languages at Auburn Hospital.
'It was a total surprise that he came early and that he was born on a leap year. We'll have to celebrate his birthday either a day early or a day later. We're very proud parents' - Kym Houseman
A 500-strong team draw inspiration for the vibrant design of the 60m mosaic seat at Blacktown Hospital from Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Nights painting.
Kids from the hospital's Coolamon Cottage Childcare Centre finally get to see the seat they helped design for the hospital's main entry. It's one of many distinctive artworks that grace the new-look facility.
Westmead Hospital's newly refurbished short-stay unit is officially opened to patients.
The unit is the first clinical space to be revamped as part of the Westmead Redevelopment. Staff are thrilled to be in the new, improved space.
Dr Elizabeth Corey - a junior doctor in Westmead Hospital's emergency department.
Westmead Hospital midwife Cathy Sessay welcomes a new baby of her own.
Little Jasmine is a brand new sister for siblings Jessica and Joseph.
'Rapid expansion of clinical and research facilities over the last decade has significantly increased the requirement for reliable power sources' - Danny O'Connor
WSLHD chief executive Danny O'Connor officially switches on Westmead Hospital's new power system, doubling the availability of power to the Westmead precinct.
'It's a private thing to share with the world. But it's so beautiful to see something so magnificent happen through someone else's eye' - ABC documentary star and mum Amy Lacullo
ABC documentary makers film a birth at Westmead Hospital as part of seven-part series, Keeping Australia Alive. Mum Amy Lacullo and her second baby Mia are its stars.
'...(it's) one of the most extraordinary experiences I've ever had' - Dr Lynne Mann
Auburn Hospital's head of surgery Dr Lynne Mann gets behind the wheel of a support vehicle for her second Tour de Cure cancer fundraiser.
Three adults, three babies, six different cultures in just one photo - western Sydney is a melting pot of ethnicities.
We celebrate Westmead Hospital's cultural diversity as part of Harmony Day.
'... women now feel comfortable talking to their GP or health professional about sensitive or taboo issues. They are now accessing health services they were previously unaware of' - Westmead Hospital maternity liaison officer Nelma Galas
International Women's Day is celebrated at Westmead Hospital. Nurses don traditional dress to mark the day, where a panel of inspiring women deliver powerful messages about their lives.
More than 600 visitors explore the first stage of Blacktown Hospital's $700m redevelopment at a public open day.
Visitors comment on the look of the refurbished Blacktown Hospital, saying they feel inspired by its colours and freshness.
The Easter Bunny hops into Mount Druitt Hospital's emergency department, handing out eggs to staff, before heading to the children's ward.
'You don't realise how many people are involved in just one operation, it's amazing. It's just the quality of the care ... you honestly know they care about what they're doing' - patient Stanley Kingham