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Willingness to work questioned amid PPE shortage

27 April, 2020

An ECU research project reveals that difficulty accessing PPE is forcing healthcare workers to question their willingness to work.


Mearth donates e-scooters to healthcare workers

23 April, 2020

Electric scooter manufacturer Mearth has donated dozens of electric scooters to NSW healthcare workers in a bid to help ease their commute to and from work.


Haines Medical Australia SallySock Non-Slip patient socks

21 April, 2020 | Supplied by: Haines Medical Australia

Haines Medical SallySock Non-slip socks are single-patient-use non-slip socks designed to improve patient safety and confidence in getting up out of bed and walking as part of their recovery.


The use of technology in health care is now more important than ever

21 April, 2020 by Jane Allman

The Australian Digital Health Agency has been tasked with evolving digital health to meet the needs of modern Australia and it is now critical to ensure this happens quickly.


Disaster strategies for the aged-care sector

20 April, 2020

A recent forum held at the Leading Age Services Australia Tri-State Conference provided an opportunity for aged-care stakeholders to share tips on emergency preparation.


Sustainability in focus at SMHS

18 April, 2020

Recycling hand towels used in operating theatres is just one of many environmental sustainability initiatives being embraced by the South Metropolitan Health Service.


Tackling toxic workplace culture in hospitals

11 April, 2020 by Stuart Taylor, CEO and Cofounder at Springfox

One of the most sinister traits of a toxic workplace culture is that it's often difficult to detect until after you've fallen victim to it. However, there are key signs to look out for.


Biosafety certification to mitigate infection risk in public places

09 April, 2020

A management system has been devised to help restart economic activity by providing best practices to help minimise the risks of spreading epidemics in crowded places.


Pure South hand sanitisers and disinfectants

06 April, 2020 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

Pure South's hand sanitisers and disinfectants are reported to provide up to 24 hours of continuous protection and kill 99.99% of germs and bacteria.


PPE insufficient, say Qld's frontline doctors

03 April, 2020

A survey reveals that more than 70% of Queensland doctors at the frontline of the COVID-19 crisis do not have sufficient personal protection equipment.


Camfil Airepure FOCUS air filtration systems

01 April, 2020 | Supplied by: Camfil Airepure

Airepure Australia (a Camfil Group company) provides unidirectional and ultra-clean ventilation (UCV) systems that cater to a range of operating theatre requirements.


Antimicrobial testing prioritised

31 March, 2020

Antimicrobial testing provider Mérieux NutriSciences Australia has prioritised the testing of sanitation products to ensure results are rapidly provided to manufacturers.


Hospital undergoes digital transformation with network fabric integration

27 March, 2020 by Julian Critchlow, General Manager, Extreme Networks Australia and New Zealand | Supplied by: Extreme Networks Australia

The San has been undergoing a transformation to become a true digital hospital...


Robotics companies help with COVID-19 response  

24 March, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic grows, robotics providers are responding with technological assistance.


Australian Healthcare Week postponed

23 March, 2020

Despite record numbers of pre-registered attendees and the largest number of confirmed exhibitors in the event's history, the difficult decision has been made to reschedule Australian Healthcare Week 2020.


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