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Shatter the Mental Health stigma

Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service (WBHHS) implemented the Shatter the Stigma (STS) program to address widespread misunderstanding about mental illness. We embedded within the Wide Bay HHS a...

Example dashboard for staff display

Logan Hospital Emergency Department (ED) has developed several data capture solutions to enable informed analysis of its functioning, capacity, presentations, growth predictions, clinical...

Podiatry treatment

Early identification and timely referral of patients with acute foot disease has been shown to reduce hospitalisation and associated lower limb amputation rates. Providing foot screening training...

Orthopaedic surgeon looking at patient's hand

This optimised hand therapy service at Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH) allows hand therapists to see an agreed cohort of less complex patients. It then in turn increases the capacity for our...

antibiotics

The Queensland Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis study (QSAP) is a multi-centre, mixed-methods study designed to address barriers and enablers to Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis (SAP) compliance. It...

neck of femur

To reach national targets of time to surgery within 48 hours for neck of femur (NOF) patients, the Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH) implemented a multidisciplinary pathway spanning the...

Presented at Clinical Excellence Showcase 2021

Health Consumers Queensland, (HCQ) were engaged by Queensland Health (QH) to provide a consumer perspective on the provision of health services in Queensland correctional centres.
In 2018,...

Presented at Clinical Excellence Showcase 2021

Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service (CQHHS) has used the Covid-19 pandemic to develop videoconference facilities that can connect directly to a rural theatre to provide urgent...

Presented at Clinical Excellence Showcase 2021

A paediatric obesity clinic successfully conquered the restrictions enforced by COVID-19, empowering children and families to tackle the complexities of obesity from their own home. A...

Presented at Clinical Excellence Showcase 2021

With one 46-bed hospital providing tertiary support to 12 other remote communities, the Mount Isa Hospital routinely faces bed pressures. But thanks to the Hospital in the Home (HITH) model, the...

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The health burden for Adolescents and Young Adults (AYAs; 12-25 years) is increasing and there are challenges in care transition for young people, families and health...

The Rapid Access Clinic (RAC) program enables specialist clinical units to maintain ongoing care, responsibility, and oversight for the non-elective care of their patients when...

Speeding up documentation allows clinicians to discharge Emergency Department (ED) patients more quickly. This may only be by five to 10 minutes (often more) but applied to...

Sepsis is a leading cause of preventable death and disability in children. The  Queensland Paediatric Sepsis Program (QPSP) is an innovative, interdisciplinary program to...

WIREd aims to upskill emergency clinicians to perform Guidewire Catheter Insertion utilising the Seldinger Technique for appropriate management of patients with acute urinary...