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  1. No Unnecessary Tests

    30 Jan 2019

    Description 'No Unnecessary Tests' aims to scale up a successful and proven project at Eastern Health Box Hill Emergency Department focussed on reducing unnecessary tests. A clinician-led approach...

  2. Remote Drug and Alcohol Recovery for the Southern Otways Region

    30 Jan 2019

    Description This project aims to provide specialist alcohol and other drug support services in a rural community utilising telehealth. The project focusses on building regional capacity through...

  3. Medical Management of Miscarriage at Home

    30 Jan 2019

    Description The 'Medical management of miscarriage at home project' will implement a new pathway of care to support women to have miscarriage managed in the comfort of their own home. This approach...

  4. Delirium prevention project

    18 Jan 2019

    Delirium is a serious medical condition which can cause disturbed thinking and behaviour and fluctuating consciousness...

  5. Utilising telehealth to bridge the gaps in young onset dementia

    18 Jan 2019

    The Melbourne Younger Onset Dementia service at the Royal Melbourne Hospital is one of the few services nationally that can provide the tailored, flexible and expert services to those affected by this...

  6. Closing the gap on maternal immunisation in Victoria

    18 Jan 2019

    Influenza infection during pregnancy can result in severe illness, hospitalisation, premature birth, or other adverse health outcomes for both mothers and their babies...

  7. Antibiotic Allergy Discovery and De-labelling program - reducing the burden of antibiotic allergy on healthcare

    18 Jan 2019

    More than two million Australians report an antibiotic or penicillin allergy. It has been found that 85% of these reported allergies are false and that the allergy can be removed by testing. Having a...

  8. Building an Indigo Age-Friendly Health System Model

    18 Jan 2019

    Rural Victoria is ageing faster, with older residents having higher rates of disease and injury, poorer health outcomes and dying younger, than those in metropolitan Melbourne...

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

    10 Jan 2019

    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...

  10. Chronic disease early detection and improved management in primary care project (Chronic Disease Impact)

    10 Jan 2019

    This project will implement a chronic disease e-technology program which acts as a ‘one-stop shop’ for the detection and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD), cardiovascular disease (CVD) and...