Trevor-Tirritpa Ritchie In early 2013, Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA), a national not for profit, member-based Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied health organisation, identified a need for targeted support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander allied health students to...
  • August 22, 2016
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Kathryn Fitzgerald1, Maeva Hall2 1Western Australian Centre for Rural Health. PO 109 Geraldton WA  6531, Kathryn.Fitzgerald@uwa.edu.au 2Western Australian Centre for Rural Health. PO 109 Geraldton WA  6531, Maeva.Hall@uwa.edu.au The Western Australian Centre for Rural Health (WACRH) is a University Department...
  • June 21, 2016
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SR Davis1, J Hulcombe, D Bianchini, R Moore 1Cairns director@gnartn.org.au For a new organisation like GNARTN which is by virtue of its structure and funding a radical departure from the way government agencies collaborated, many said for GNARTN to “take...
  • June 21, 2016
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Deb Rawlings1, Jennifer Tieman2 1Palliative & Supportive Services, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, 5001 South Australia deborah.rawlings@flinders.edu.au 2Palliative & Supportive Services, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, 5001 South Australia Jennifer.tieman@flinders.edu.au Background CareSearch is an online evidence – based...
  • June 21, 2016
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Jane George1, Lynne Briggs2 1West Coast District Health Board, Grey Hospital, PO Box 387, Greymouth, New Zealand jane.george@westcoastdhb.health.nz 2Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia l.briggs@griffith.edu.au Background A Health and Wellbeing Connection pilot study was undertaken by Richmond...
  • June 21, 2016
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Emma Nunan1, Charlotte Dean2, Hannah Herrmann3 1 Environmental Health Centre, 117 Gertrude Street Port Pirie, SA 5540 emma.nunan@sa.gov.au 2 Environmental Health Centre, 117 Gertrude Street Port Pirie, SA 5540 charlotte.dean@sa.gov.au 3 Environmental Health Centre, 117 Gertrude Street Port Pirie, SA...
  • June 20, 2016
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Narelle Campbell1, Diann S Eley2, Lindy McAllister3 1University of Queensland; Flinders Northern Territory. narelle.campbell@flinders.edu.au 2School of Medicine, The University of Queensland. d.eley@uq.edu.au 3Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney. lindy.mcallister@sydney.edu.au Background Attracting and retaining an allied health (AH) workforce...
  • June 20, 2016
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Katelyn Williams1, Jenna Blencowe1, Melissa Ind1, David Willis1 1North West Cancer Centre, Johnson Street, Tamworth. NSW. 2340. Katelyn.williams@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au Background:  Misconceptions about Radiotherapy processes can compound the anxiety patients experience at the commencement of treatment. In partnership with patients an information...
  • June 20, 2016
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Esther Miller1, Amy Trengove2 1Port Pirie Regional Health Service, The Terrace & Alexander Street, Port Pirie SA 5540, esther.miller@sa.gov.au 2Clare District Hospital, Webb Street, Clare SA 5453, amy.trengove@sa.gov.au Move Nourish Enjoy (MNE) is an evidence-based group piloted July-Sept 2015 in...
  • June 20, 2016
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The Home Medicines Review (HMR) program has been found to raise awareness of medication safety, reduce adverse events and improve medication adherence. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Indigenous) clients are the most likely of all Australians to miss out on...
  • June 20, 2016
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