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

    29 Dec 2018

    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...

  2. Delirium prevention project

    28 Dec 2018

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

  3. Closing the gap on maternal immunisation in Victoria

    28 Dec 2018

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

  4. A Safe Haven Cafe for mental health consumers

    03 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...

  5. Developing ambulatory surgical management of miscarriage and abnormal bleeding

    03 Nov 2017

    This project will develop a new model of care where a short procedure for miscarriage management is performed in an outpatient setting under oral sedation and a local anaesthetic block...

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

    03 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...

  7. Management and care of the jaundiced newborn at home

    03 Nov 2017

    This project enables a pathway of care where babies can be assessed and screened for jaundice in the home with a point of care device (TcB) and a subsequent blood test, Serum Bilirubin (SBR) which can...

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

    03 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...

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

    03 Nov 2017

    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...

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

    12 Dec 2016

    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...