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The health and financial imperative to improve health care's environmental footprint

26 February, 2021 by Dr Emma-Leigh Synnott, Dr Carrie Lee

Our changing climate is exposing Australians to climate-related illnesses, and healthcare services are vulnerable to a range of risks.

Infection control practices need a post-COVID update

25 February, 2021 by Dr Cathryn Murphy, Adjunct Honorary Associate Professor at Bond University*

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed vulnerabilities in how infection control is managed within the Australian healthcare system.

Review recognises violent reality of working in hospitals

18 February, 2021

The Anderson Review into hospital security reveals the bloody and violent reality confronting hospital workers across NSW, according to the Health Services Union.

Report reveals devastating impact of Trump's health policies

18 February, 2021

The report finds that Trump's health policies may have killed more than one million Americans.

Register now for Australian Healthcare Week 2021

09 February, 2021

The 2021 Australian Healthcare Week Expo will feature six free-to-attend on-floor programs designed for all areas of the healthcare community.

Osteoporosis Australia rebrands as Healthy Bones Australia

09 February, 2021

Osteoporosis Australia has announced an official rebrand and the launch of an educational resource hub to reinforce the importance of fracture prevention.

Medical Training Survey reveals culture needs addressing

03 February, 2021

According to more than 21,000 doctors in training, the quality of their training is generally high, but concerns persist regarding the culture of medicine.

Optimising osteoporosis care throughout Asia–Pacific

31 January, 2021

APCO has launched pan-Asia–Pacific clinical practice standards for the screening, diagnosis and management of osteoporosis, targeting a broad range of high-risk groups.

Unchecked misinformation risks vaccine efforts

26 January, 2021

A newly formed coalition of health and technology experts is calling on the Australian Parliament to force Big Tech companies to reveal the true extent of COVID-19 misinformation.

RACGP program to boost critical health research

21 January, 2021

The RACGP 2021 Academic Post program aims to promote general practice research, and sees participants completing a research project with support from a university.

Australian experts comment on deaths in Norway

19 January, 2021

Norway has reported several deaths and some side effects in elderly people vaccinated with the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine.

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation welcomes new leadership

15 January, 2021

New appointments at the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation will see the organisation refocusing its mission to support research, advocacy and awareness of brain cancer in Australia.

CHP Australia backs call to action on health misinformation

14 January, 2021

CHP Australia has announced its support of the Australian Medical Association's call for action to tackle health misinformation on the internet and social media.

Bollé Safety Ninka eye shield

01 January, 2021 | Supplied by: Bolle Safety AU Pty Ltd

Ninka protective eyewear is specifically designed for the healthcare and service industries, for use where there are dangers associated with splashes and droplets.

Christmas cheer delivered to Sydney Children's Hospital workers

17 December, 2020

Thank you gifts were delivered to frontline workers and their families at Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick by a convoy of Santa's Little Sherpas.

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