More accessible out-of-hospital services can help reduce the ongoing pressure on emergency departments (EDs).
A treatment combining two antibodies (casirivimab and imdevimab) is recommended for two specific groups of patients with COVID-19 by a WHO Guideline Development Group (GDG) panel of international experts and patients in The BMJ.
Dementia, an umbrella term for several conditions that gradually impair brain function, was the leading cause of death among women — around 9200 deaths in 2019.
Gold Coast Health has implemented virtual care technology to support remote consultations in COVID-19 wards via a bedside terminal.
The possibility of reducing hospital length of stay while offering quality care to patients in the comfort of their own home are the primary benefits that see hospital in the home as an emerging model to treat patients with illnesses or conditions that need close care and monitoring, but who are not likely to deteriorate rapidly.
One in five South Australians will experience an unplanned hospitalisation or emergency department presentation within 90 days of undertaking an aged-care assessment.
Doctor Care Anywhere Group has entered the Australian telehealth market with the acquisition of Tasmanian-based GP2U Telehealth.
The RACGP has welcomed a new subsidy for GPs to undertake Focussed Psychological Strategies Skills Training (FPS ST).
Is your food safe by good luck or good management?
Financial stress can lead to poor mental health — a recent survey found that 52% of Australian healthcare workers are worried about their finances.
The pressures on the disability workforce have led to unprecedented health and safety risks, anxiety and income insecurity.
New data reveals that fewer than one in six people with psychological distress are seeking professional help.
Our everyday memory gets worse in lockdown because we are living through a type of groundhog day, making it harder to lay down and retrieve memories.
Australians with persistent dry eye disease can now access a new, preservative-free, hydrating and lubricating emulsion on the PBS.