Clinicians across Australian health services are reducing low-value and unnecessary interventions — such as pathology tests, antibiotics and imaging — as part of the Choosing Wisely Australia initiative.
Mobile technology could be the cure for futureproofing doctor–patient relationships.
A national, profession-wide survey is seeking to provide a snapshot of medical training in Australia, through the eyes of doctors.
A Victorian man who falsely claimed to be a registered nurse has been convicted in court of charges laid by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
A Victorian woman who pretended to be a nurse has been fined $15,000 plus costs.
The Morrison government has unveiled a major quality and safety aged-care reform package.
Fake practitioners now face jail time and even bigger fines as new regulations commence.
The TX Temp — Enless temperature sensor from HLP Controls provides data logging to the cloud to ensure vaccine and blood fridges are at the correct temperature.
A Canadian study has found that 95% of healthcare workers keep working after they start experiencing symptoms of infectious diseases, such as influenza.
When our care system is in crisis, how do hospitals decide how to distribute scarce resources? We address the ethical dilemmas.
Is it possible to be a feminine CEO and still kick goals? Aged care service provider Benetas CEO Sandra Hills certainly believes so.
Barton Private Hospital CEO Jessy McGowan loves her job. Originally a nurse, she keeps the hospital running smoothly and morale high. She shares her day.
The NHMRC has released the 2019 edition of the Australian Guidelines for the Prevention and Control of Infection in Healthcare, marking the first update since 2010.
A growing problem in health care is that many highly competent health professionals, even in senior roles, struggle unnecessarily with feeling incompetent.