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Why data is key to Australia's vaccine rollout

18 May, 2021 by Charlie Farah, Director, Healthcare and Public Sector APAC at Qlik

What are the supply chain issues for getting Australians vaccinated, and what role does data and analytics play?

What's being said about the 2021 federal Budget?

13 May, 2021

A look at what the health sector is saying about the 2021 federal Budget.

How are large, corporate GP clinics impacting patient care?

13 May, 2021

A shift towards larger general practices may impact future patient care in Australia, according to the authors of a Perspective piece published in the Medical Journal of Australia.

Resilience in healthcare report considers pandemic positives

06 May, 2021

The survey of 1013 Australians explored the lessons learnt from the incredible response healthcare workers demonstrated throughout the COVID-19 outbreak.

More than half of Australian nurses and doctors feel burned out

05 May, 2021

A study examining burnout exposure and the mental health of practitioners and nurses reveals widespread feelings of exhaustion, with bureaucracy cited as a key factor of overload.

Open letter calls for PM to take action on escalating climate health threats

04 May, 2021

HESTA Super Fund and the Australian Medical Association have joined more than 55 health and medical groups in signing the letter.

MePACS Duress Alarms

28 April, 2021 | Supplied by: MePacs

In the event of an accident, violence, assault, fire or medical emergency, staff can signal for help with the press of a button.

Health insurer profiting from COVID-19, says APHA

28 April, 2021

Health insurer nib is anticipating record profits this financial year, but according to APHA, instead of repaying members' fees as others have done, it is pocketing the extra cash.

Early C-sections put babies at risk

28 April, 2021

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.

Being a female CEO in 2021

26 April, 2021

The CEO of Person Centred Software Australia, Tammy Sherwood, shares her experience of being a leader in the aged-care industry.

New standard released to reduce perineal trauma at birth

21 April, 2021

A new national standard of care is set to reduce the risk of women experiencing a serious tear of the perineum during childbirth.

CleanSpace HALO wins Platinum Respiratory Protection Award

19 April, 2021

The Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) system has been awarded the Platinum Respiratory Protection Award at the inaugural OH&S Industrial Hygiene Awards.

Cultural safety training survey closes soon

19 April, 2021

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.

Domestic abuse disclosure and the vital role of GPs

16 April, 2021 by Jane Allman

GPs play an important role in responding to family abuse and violence, and are often the first point of contact for people who are experiencing family abuse or violence.

Exploring the safety profiles of each vaccine in circulation

14 April, 2021

We explore the safety profiles of the Pfizer–BioNTech and AstraZeneca vaccines.

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