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13 Jan 2022

Interested in taking a deep dive into Victoria’s voluntary assisted dying data and using your research skills to compare our experience with overseas programs?

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  • Older people
06 Oct 2021

Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry (ANZHFR) data is driving new initiatives to improve care for 20,000 people who present

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  • Older people
03 Sep 2020
Cases of PIMS-TS - a novel post-infectious systemic hyperinflammatory syndrome - have been reported in children in Victoria... Read more...
  • Paediatric
  • Emergency care
05 Feb 2020

Tonsillectomy is one of the most common childhood surgeries and is usually performed to treat snoring, obstructive sleep apnoea or frequent tonsillitis.

New resources are now available to help families decide whether their child needs surgery to remove their tonsils. 

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  • Paediatric
16 Dec 2019

More babies are getting a better start to life, according to the latest data from Safer Care Victoria (SCV).

The annual Perinatal services performance indicators report compares outcomes for women and newborns at Victorian hospitals.

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  • Maternity and newborn
  • Paediatric
13 Dec 2019

Disadvantaged women continue to experience poorer outcomes through pregnancy and birth amid broader improvements, the latest maternity and childhood data report reveals.

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  • Maternity and newborn
  • Paediatric
01 Nov 2019

Our Paediatric Clinical Network is looking for a paediatric Nurse Unit Manager to chair the Nurse Unit Manager NUM Group and help enhance the care of children across Victoria... Read more...

  • Paediatric
04 Sep 2019

Did you know up to 27 per cent of older adults experience frailty and up to 50 per cent are pre-frail globally? People who are frail are also more likely to experience negative health outcomes.

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  • Older people
05 Aug 2019

“We used to record people as ‘confused’,” says nurse manager Sarah Jenkin. “Now we write ‘delirium’, and take appropriate action to manage the condition."

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  • Innovation and improvement
  • Older people
22 Jul 2019

This expression of interest has now closed.

In Victoria, more than 3000 hip replacements are performed each year. Around 3 per cent of patients who undergo this surgery have an unplanned return to hospital.

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  • Older people
  • Quality/safety improvement