Box Hill Hospital Redevelopment

19 December, 2014

The Box Hill Hospital redevelopment provides new operating theatres, wards and specialist clinical facilities.

Managing Infection during Hospital Construction Projects

03 November, 2014

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Research will Identify if CT Scans can Determine Heart Attack Risk

29 September, 2014

New research by Heart Foundation funded researcher Dr Dennis Wong aims to identify if a CT scan can determine a patient’s risk of heart attack.

AMA Calls on Government to Drop Plans to Slash Medicare Rebate

23 September, 2014

AMA President Associate Professor Brian Owler has called on the Federal Government to immediately drop plans to slash $5 from the Medicare rebate following the release of figures which show health spending is not growing unsustainably.

Baxter: Not all crystalloids are created equal

15 September, 2014

IV therapy should ensure optimal fluid and electrolyte balance during resuscitation and replacement therapy. Recent studies have highlighted the risks associated with the use of HES Colloids in specific patient groups, including increased need for renal replacement therapy1,2 anaphylactoid reactions3 and increased mortality.

Image is everything

15 September, 2014

[hr]In healthcare a good image can mean the difference between life and death. Now, with ultrasound gaining acceptance beyond the imaging department and credentialing becoming mandatory, getting that image right is more important than ever.[hr]

Speed Queen: Strive for optimal performance

15 September, 2014

Never underestimate the rewards an onsite laundry can provide your facility when performing at it’s very best. If you’ve made room in your facility for a space to deliver clean, consistent results, ask yourself, are you getting the performance you deserve?

Prius: Elegant solution to a slippery problem

12 September, 2014

[hr]Patient falls are a major issue in hospitals and healthcare institutions. A primary cause of falls is patients wearing antiembolic stockings and slipping on tiled floors.[hr]

Corian: Corian® in healthcare environments

12 September, 2014

[hr]Healthcare design’s first priority is to prevent infection. The surfaces you specify play a critical role in helping you create safer healthcare environments.[hr]

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