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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. 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...

  3. Delirium prevention project

    18 Jan 2019

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

  4. 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...

  5. 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...

  6. 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...

  7. Lower complexity urgent care, a new paradigm for rural health services

    10 Jan 2019

    A large number of people from outlying rural towns are travelling to the regional emergency department (ED) for low complexity urgent care. This project aims to relieve people from uncertainty...

  8. Management and care of the jaundiced newborn at home

    10 Jan 2019

    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...

  9. Novel models of care for patients with functional gastrointestinal disorders

    10 Jan 2019

    This project will implement a nurse-led, but medically supported clinic to safely diagnose patients with functional gastrointestinal disorders, and send them straight to evidence based effective...

  10. Developing ambulatory surgical management of miscarriage and abnormal bleeding

    10 Jan 2019

    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...