In wake of COVID-19, the surging demand for PPE led many healthcare providers in Australia and New Zealand to look beyond their existing suppliers for their sourcing needs.
Australia-based Rhinomed's self-administered nasal swab has demonstrated superior performance to the current standard-of-care nasal swab for detecting SARS-CoV-2.
From today, a new clinical standard will change our approach to peripheral intravenous catheter insertion — a procedure carried out on 7.7 million Australians each year.
Babies are being placed at unnecessary risk because their birth by caesarean section is scheduled too early, without a medical reason, according to a major report.
A new national standard of care is set to reduce the risk of women experiencing a serious tear of the perineum during childbirth.
The Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) system has been awarded the Platinum Respiratory Protection Award at the inaugural OH&S Industrial Hygiene Awards.
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care is calling on feedback to assist in the development of resources to strengthen cultural safety training and support services.
With hotel quarantine forming a crucial line of defence against variants of SARS-CoV-2, just how watertight is the system?
NHP's Cubic Modular switchboard systems and concept distribution panelboards will ensure compliance with the new standards.
The cost and sustainability challenge of healthcare PPE can be addressed by bringing new technologies together.
It's time for the health- and aged-care sectors to move beyond meeting minimum compliance requirements and strive for business excellence in food safety management systems.
The COVID-19 pandemic exposed vulnerabilities in how infection control is managed within the Australian healthcare system.
The Anderson Review into hospital security reveals the bloody and violent reality confronting hospital workers across NSW, according to the Health Services Union.
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.
Billions of vaccines are needed urgently across the world. How can demand be met quickly, efficiently and securely?