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  1. Building an Indigo Age-Friendly Health System Model

    29 Dec 2018

    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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

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

    03 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...

  5. Barwon South West - Central pharmacy project

    03 Nov 2017

    The Central Pharmacy project is the first step towards a common and shared electronic medication management system. The project will develop a regional clinical governance model that will improve...

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

    03 Nov 2017

    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...

  7. Models of care for robotics in the North-East region

    03 Nov 2017

    This project will establish a state-of-the-art upper limb rehabilitation program to ensure patients residing in rural and regional areas have access to high quality treatment close to home. This will...

  8. 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...

  9. Implementing telehealth for urgent care medical consultations

    12 Dec 2016

    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...

  10. Geri-Connect

    12 Dec 2016

    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...