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Older hospital patients — having their cake and eating it too!

The team at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital have shown that it is possible to increase the nutritional intake of older people by 20%.

Aged & Allied Health 07 August, 2018

Digital transformation for quality and safety

Australia has a profound shortage of practising clinical informaticians, required to help transform siloed digital healthcare systems into system-wide networks.

Technology 07 August, 2018

IoT tech: preventing errors in health care

With the help of IoT technology, healthcare personnel can deliver accurate and error-free treatments or medical procedures.

Technology 07 August, 2018

Exciting innovation in healthtech

We meet three healthtech entrepreneurs who are seeking to positively impact the healthcare industry with their innovative services.

Technology 06 August, 2018

Prefab-ulous flexibility

Prefabricated construction can offer efficiency, quality and cost savings. So why is this technique not more widespread in hospital construction?

Design in Health 06 August, 2018

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Aged & Allied Health
Older hospital patients — having their cake and eating it too!

Older hospital patients — having their cake and eating it too!

The team at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital have shown that it is possible to increase the nutritional intake of older people by 20%.

Article 07 August, 2018
Nursing
Registered nurses to stay on-site 24/7 in NSW aged care

Registered nurses to stay on-site 24/7 in NSW aged care

"We've been lobbying on this issue since it first arose in 2014 because we know removing registered nurses from high-care nursing homes...

Article 08 May, 2017
Clinical Services
Falling down

Falling down

Too often, children are being injured by falls while in hospital, presenting a significant challenge to healthcare providers. Two organisations...

Article 24 July, 2018
Design in Health
Prefab-ulous flexibility

Prefab-ulous flexibility

Prefabricated construction can offer efficiency, quality and cost savings. So why is this technique not more widespread in hospital construction?

Article 06 August, 2018
Technology
IoT tech: preventing errors in health care

IoT tech: preventing errors in health care

With the help of IoT technology, healthcare personnel can deliver accurate and error-free treatments or medical procedures.

Article 07 August, 2018
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Are you ready for the new NSQHS Standards?

Are you ready for the new NSQHS Standards?

Assessment against the NSQHS Standards 2nd edition commences 1 January 2019. Is your organisation ready?

Article 03 August, 2018
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