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Allied Health suicide prevention project

To pilot the implementation of the Allied Health Brief Therapies (AHBT) Clinic Model of Service within the Darling Downs, Metro South and West Moreton Health Services to support allied health...

treatment for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) infected individuals

Expediting access to Hepatitis C treatments for prisoners in South East QLD prisons, through utilisation of a Nurse Practitioner/Nurse Navigator led model of care. The role includes direct patient...

free up hospital bed space

As a result of the proposed roll-out of IeMR, it was required that we create additional bed space for the decanting of acute areas of Toowoomba Hospital. A decision was made to relocate a clinical...

Healthcare for older persons closer to home

Older Persons Enablement and Rehabilitation for Complex Health Conditions (OPEN ARCH) is an Australian-first model of care for the community dwelling older person with complex needs. OPEN ARCH...

benzodiazepines

The Gold Coast PHN developed and recently validated Primary SenseTM, a data extraction, analysis and management tool for general practice. Primary SenseTM generates simple reports from...

Tele-cardiac stress text

The Tele-Cardiac Investigations (T-CI) program involved cardiology staff, from the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, conducting ‘live’ HM and EST at rural facilities, via telehealth, to support...

Therapy sensory stimulating

More patients are surviving after catastrophic brain injury and are in a disorder of consciousness (DOC). The best practice intervention for this population is sensory stimulation therapy. However...

diet for weight loss prior to surgery

Obesity increases the risks associated with surgery. Surgeons at Logan Hospital were declining to operate on obese patients due to these associated risks, and so in 2014 a dietitian clinic was set...

a healthy liver

Management of end stage liver disease is often complicated by sarcopenia and frailty (1,2). New evidence-based guidelines recommend that pre-transplant nutrition assessment should incorporate...

Supplements as medicine

Supplements as Medicine (SAM) refers to a small dose of high energy, high protein supplement administered at regular intervals, this is a method of nutrition provision for patients who are having...

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Resuscitation Medication Safety (ReMS) is a visual prompt for organising and classifying resuscitation drugs to help reduce cognitive load on staff.  It includes two benchtop...

Mid-stream urine is a frequently performed diagnostic test that relies on patients using correct collection technique to avoid sample contamination. 

Safer Ventilation in Emergency (SaVE) is a bedside resource to promote safe care of the ventilated patient in Emergency Departments (EDs). It assists with:

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The gap in health outcomes between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous people is a well-documented priority area for both National and State Governments....

The Nurse Initiated X-Ray (NIX) project aims to streamline patient care in all areas of the Emergency Department (ED), through early initiation of investigations by nursing...