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Cleaning up hospital laundry services

22 October, 2014 by ahhb


Global Epidemic of Diabetes is Hampering Progress in Tuberculosis Control

04 September, 2014 by Petrina Smith

The rapid increase in rates of type 2 diabetes* in low- and middle-income countries where tuberculosis (TB) is endemic could hamper global efforts to control and eliminate TB, according to a new three-part Series about TB and diabetes, published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.


Debate Encouraged on Role of Pharmacists in Primary Care

03 September, 2014 by Petrina Smith

The Consumers' Health Forum says the AMA's concerns about the Pharmacy Guild proposal for the Federal Government to fund pharmacies to provide cholesterol and blood pressure checks, vaccinations, and non-prescription treatments for minor ailment, raises some important questions about the role of pharmacists in primary care in Australia and negotiations around the 6th community pharmacy agreement.



DonateLife Electronic Donor Record System Announced

13 July, 2014 by Petrina Smith

A new national electronic donor record system to streamline organ and tissue donation processes across Australian hospital networks has been announced by Assistant Minister for Health Fiona Nash.


New AIHW report on Australia's health 2014 Released

25 June, 2014 by Petrina Smith

Lifestyle-related chronic diseases are the leading cause of illness, disability and death in Australia, according to the latest two-yearly national health report card from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).


Australian Surgeons Perform First Robotic Spinal Surgery in Southern Hemisphere

09 April, 2014 by Petrina Smith

In a Southern Hemisphere first, leading Australian orthopaedic and neurosurgeons have collaborated to perform the first robotic spinal surgery using state-of-the-art technology.


PSA Congratulates Emeritus Professor Andrew Gilbert on Australia Day Honour

28 January, 2014 by Petrina Smith

Former PSA Pharmacist of the Year and recipient of the PSA Lifetime Achievement Award, Emeritus Professor Andrew Gilbert, has been made a Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia in the Australia Day honours awards in recognition of his significant service to pharmacy as an educator, researcher and administrator, and for his service to professional organisations.


Graduate Diploma of Mammography Program Opens at Charles Sturt University

07 November, 2013 by Petrina Smith

A new Graduate Diploma of Mammography program being offered by Charles Sturt University (CSU) aims to ease the pressures from a radiographer workforce shortage and increased demand for BreastScreen services.



Military evacuates Bundaberg Hospital

31 January, 2013 by John Connole

Prime Minister Julia Gillard said federal authorities are working at every level with the state to help people get through the disaster.


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