22 - 23 July, 2020 | Melbourne, Victoria

Presentation

Push, Pull and Rock and Roll: Repositioning to Decrease Patient and Nurse Injuries

Push, Pull and Rock and Roll: Repositioning to Decrease Patient and Nurse Injuries

In this past presentation from Australian Healthcare Week 2019, Kathy Whittington, Clinical Support Manager, Span-America, shares repositioning techniques to decrease patient and nurse injuries.

What does the future hold for digitally enabled health?

What does the future hold for digitally enabled health?

In this past presentation from Australian Healthcare Week 2019, Rodney Ecclestone, General Manager, Clinical Governance, explores the future of digital healthcare in Australia.

The Christchurch Health Precinct: Leveraging the Opportunities for Innovation and Strategic Partnerships

The Christchurch Health Precinct: Leveraging the Opportunities for Innovation and Strategic Partnerships

In this presentation from Victorian Healthcare Week 2018, Dr Ian Town, Chairman, Health Precinct Advisory Council (NZ) explores masterplanning and design concepts for hospitals within the Christchurch Health Precint in New Zealand.

Challenges Around Procurement & Stakeholder Engagement at the New Bendigo Hospital

Challenges Around Procurement & Stakeholder Engagement at the New Bendigo Hospital

In this presentation from Victorian Healthcare Week 2018, Jim Reid, Acting Executive Director, Bendigo Hospital Project & PPP explores overcoming the obstacles around commissioning a complex digital environment with particular challenges around preparing and upskilling the workforce

Designing a Health Precinct Based On An Integrated Model of Care to Generate A Community Feel and Experience

Designing a Health Precinct Based On An Integrated Model of Care to Generate A Community Feel and Experience

In this past presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 Shannon Thompson, Director of Clinical Service at Calvary Health Care Bethlehem explores:

  • Developing translatable model that addresses people’s social and health needs so that they may live well and autonomously
  • An option to age in place and respite options to support carers
  • A residential care option for people with progressive neurological diseases
  • Integrated, coordinated services delivered to ensure services in the right setting at the right time by the right person
Designing a Healthcare Facility Around the Needs of the Complex Patient

Designing a Healthcare Facility Around the Needs of the Complex Patient

In this past presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development  and Victorian Healthcare Week  2017 Dr Simon Woods, Executive Director at Cabrini Malvern explores:

  • How the rise of multi-resistant organisms, resurgence of contagious disease and pressures for private hospitals to compete against their well-resourced public counterparts, is heavily impacting the wellbeing of older, more vulnerable clientele.
  • Including the innovative design of Cabrini Malvern’s new clinical building
  • Cabrini’s patient experience strategy
Digital Health and Healthcare Equality in the Hume Region: We Just Have to ‘Bite the Bullet’

Digital Health and Healthcare Equality in the Hume Region: We Just Have to ‘Bite the Bullet’

In this past presentation from Digital Healthcare and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 Jane Kealey, Telehealth Manager - Emergency Department at Northeast Health Wangaratta explores:

  • Reducing the rural/metro healthcare divide with e-health
  • Facilitation and delivery of tertiary specialist telehealth clinics (Hume Telehealth Agency), linking consumers with clinicians
  • Broad participation and independence in telehealth in the Hume region using a phased approach
Victorian Heart Hospital Project – The Clinical and ICT Journey

Victorian Heart Hospital Project – The Clinical and ICT Journey

In this past presentation from Digital Healthcare and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 Rod Sprenger, Technology Program Manager at the Victorian Heart Hospital explores:

  • Overview on how this new development will impact the way we deliver cardiac care by way of future-proofing for capacity growth and new paradigms of care
  • Insights into their clinical journey – current status, meaningful statistics, workforce management and strategy for clinical transformation
  • Insights into their ICT journey – planned technology, HIMSS 6 aspirations and how to bring it all together
  • Challenges associated with integrating eHealth solutions in design
Digital Eco-Systems to Enable a Single Source of Integrated Data that Will Assist with Strategic Decision Making

Digital Eco-Systems to Enable a Single Source of Integrated Data that Will Assist with Strategic Decision Making

In this past presentation from Aged Care and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 Bruce Coller, Chief Information Officer at Sir Moses Montefiore Jewish Home explores:

  • Automation and the value from information
  • Being aware of digital eco-systems, recognise when the opportunity arises and how to implement them
  • What kind of information are you relying on for your decision making?
  • Leaders must empower the organisation to meet the needs of today and tomorrow and be scalable to address an unknown future
Mind the Gap – Bridging the Gap Between Expectation and Satisfaction

Mind the Gap – Bridging the Gap Between Expectation and Satisfaction

In this past presentation from Aged Care and Victorian Healthcare Week 2017 Stephen Thomas, General Manager Quality & Innovation at JewishCare explores:

  • Introducing a revised survey methodology
  • Determining the gap between expectation and satisfaction
  • Showing how findings can be reported in a meaningful way
  • Demonstrate how findings can broadly inform and measure ongoing continuous improvement activities toward what is important to clients