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A hand in infection control

Automated systems can help minimise cross-contamination in hospitals and aged-care facilities.

Clinical Services 22 October, 2019

E-scooter injuries drive up Auckland hospital costs

A University of Auckland study has discovered that injuries from electric scooters (e-scooters) in the Auckland region have cost the health system more than NZ$1 million in...

Clinical Services 22 October, 2019

How big alcohol is trying to fool us into thinking drinking is safer than it really is

Australia's guidelines on alcohol consumption are under ongoing review by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), with new draft guidelines expected...

Aged & Allied Health 22 October, 2019

Leading role for nurses in antimicrobial stewardship

Reflecting on nurses' leadership role in antimicrobial stewardship: what does it look like, how does it work?

Clinical Services 21 October, 2019

Investing in hospital cleaning for infection prevention

Environmental cleaning plays an important role in preventing healthcare-associated infections and, in turn, delivers cost savings for hospitals.

Clinical Services 18 October, 2019

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How big alcohol is trying to fool us into thinking drinking is safer than it really is

How big alcohol is trying to fool us into thinking drinking is safer than it really is

Australia's guidelines on alcohol consumption are under ongoing review by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), with new...

Article 22 October, 2019
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Snacking maximises shiftworker productivity

Snacking maximises shiftworker productivity

With large sections of the healthcare industry requiring employees to work around the clock, researchers have investigated the effect of food...

Article 13 August, 2019
Clinical Services
A hand in infection control

A hand in infection control

Automated systems can help minimise cross-contamination in hospitals and aged-care facilities.

Article 22 October, 2019
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Delivering better patient care in healthcare facilities

Delivering better patient care in healthcare facilities

As our world becomes more connected, advanced technology has extended beyond patient medical care and into the hospital infrastructure itself.

Article 26 September, 2019
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How embracing technology can make life easier for the healthcare sector

How embracing technology can make life easier for the healthcare sector

Healthcare workers can often feel like a very small cog in the very big machine that is the healthcare system.

Article 26 September, 2019
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Tokyo tops 100 best hospital cities list

Tokyo tops 100 best hospital cities list

Which three Australian cities tanked in the top 20 best hospital cities in the world?

Article 18 October, 2019
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