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  1. Rapid rule out process for Acute Coronary Syndrome in emergency departments

    07 Dec 2017

    Description This project builds on existing work of Emergency Care Clinical Network to support ‘rapid rule out’ of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in selected patients presenting to...

  2. No place like home: outpatient pathway for managing low risk neutropenic fever in patients with cancer

    07 Dec 2017

    Description This project focuses on transferring the management of low risk neutropenic fever in cancer patients from the hospital to the home, by creating standardised pathways and supporting...

  3. Implementing telehealth for urgent care medical consultations

    01 Dec 2017

    This project aims to develop an after-hours telehealth service with a regional emergency department, providing 24 hour access to service Urgent Care Centres located in South Gippsland...

  4. Implementation of virtual fracture clinics

    01 Dec 2017

    Description This project involves the implementation of virtual fracture clinics to manage patients with simple fractures who present to the emergency department or are referred from primary care to...

  5. Geri-Connect

    01 Dec 2017

    Description This project will support the provision of geriatric medicine across inpatient and residential aged care settings. Complementing a face-to-face service, it aims to achieve this through...

  6. Collaborative model for a falls response service

    01 Dec 2017

    Description This project involves the implementation of an alternate service model for elderly falls patients, who are triaged by Ambulance Victoria as not requiring a hospital admission. Within this...

  7. Early intervention palliative and supportive care clinic (The EIC)

    30 Nov 2017

    This project will establish an Early Intervention Palliative and Supportive Care Clinic which will improve timely access to care for referred people diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. This...

  8. Advance care plans across the health system in rural Victoria

    30 Nov 2017

    Addressing the barriers to increased uptake and communication of Advance Care Plans would also result in consumers and their families having increased choice and control over end-of-life care...

  9. Strengthening primary care to reduce paediatric outpatient and emergency department referrals

    30 Nov 2017

    The project aims to increase support for GPs to in their care for common childhood conditions, such as mild asthma, simple food allergy, behavioural problems, eczema and recurrent ear infections...

  10. A Safe Haven Cafe for mental health consumers

    30 Nov 2017

    Safe Haven Café will provide a safe, therapeutic environment to offer respite and peer support with resources made available. The concept has been introduced successfully in the UK where they have...