(by Michelle Smith, The Courier, December 24, 2019)
Staff working with sick babies in Ballarat Health Service’s maternity unit have a new machine to help them better manage their tiny charges after a generous donation from Ballarat Freemasons.
The No. 23 Masonic Social Committee, with the support of the Freemasons Foundation, donated a $10,000 i-STAT blood analysis unit to the maternity team.
The portable handheld machine is used for blood gas analysis, performing a range of tests with…