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Thu 13th December 2012
Robust and efficient supply practices are central to delivering high quality health care services. Standard practice in healthcare supply is changing. Many health services are in a process of transformation, tackling the challenges presented by a tight fiscal environment and increased movement toward national standards. This conference will discuss: Benchmarking supply transformation across states and health services, Releasing cost efficiencies through innovation in supply, Improving contract management and evaluating...   more
Wed 28th November 2012
Health networks are changing the direction of primary care in Western Australia with a new approach to policy that changes service coordination and delivery. Will Turner reports.While high quality, integrated primary health care is widely recognised as fundamental to population health improvement, how to achieve it remains a multi-billion dollar question for state and territory governments.In response to the challenge, the WA Department of Health has put together a comprehensive Primary Health Care Strategy based on extensive consultation and...   more
Thu 1st November 2012
Join Queensland Minister for Health, Hon Lawrence Springborg MP, as he outlines the challenges facing a health department catering for an ageing population, along with the increasing necessity of partnerships with the private sector in delivering the health infrastructure essential for Queensland’s future.     more
Thu 5th August 2010
Caring for people with chronic disease in regional and remote areas is getting easier for Loddon Mallee Health Alliance thanks to telemedicine technology. Joshua Gliddon reports. --- The Challenge: Loddon Mallee Health Alliance needed to provide healthcare and allied services to people with chronic diseases living in rural and remote parts of Victoria. The Approach: The Alliance rolled out telemedicine units to 100 patients suffering from chronic disease. The units look somewhat like a laptop, and can measure six vital signs, including blood...   more
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