Month: March 2017

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Social Policy

Early intervention: The key to keeping Youth on Track

Mandy Loundar is the Principal Project Officer for Youth on Track with Juvenile Justice NSW. Speaking at the upcoming Juvenile Justice Summit in Sydney, she will provide insight into the early intervention scheme and demonstrate the positives results of the program. Here, she provides some further insight into her background, the presentation at the conference…

27 Mar 2017, by Informa Insights

Other

Youth Justice: The power to be positive

The Juvenile Justice Summit will take place in May at the Swissotel Sydney. Attendees can expect to hear from a host of key speakers across the topic including the Children’s Court perspective from the Presidents of both the Children’s Court of Victoria and the Children’s Court of NSW. Case studies will be presented from the…

21 Mar 2017, by Thomas Beauchamp

Acute Healthcare

Community Healthcare

Health & Healthcare

Medico Legal & Pharmaceutical Law

Rex Betar on Disability Discrimination

With our 8th Annual National Disability Summit fast approaching we spoke to one of 2016 speakers Rex Betar, who has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy, about disability discrimination and how people with disability can fight back.   Can you tell me about yourself?   I grew up in Tweed Heads but have lived in Sydney almost 15 years. I’m an…

15 Mar 2017, by Lisa Hedlund

Health & Healthcare

Delivering on the eHealth Vision for NSW

Jonathan Di Michiel, Program Director for the eMR Connect Program at eHealth NSW  will be speaking to the eMedication Management Conference on Tuesday 14 March 2017 on Delivering on the eHealth Vision for NSW. Here, he talks about leadership and collaboration, the challenges facing an IT-enabled health system, expected business outcomes as well as integration of…

7 Mar 2017, by Thomas Beauchamp

Community Healthcare

Health & Healthcare

Realising the Promise of NDIS: Using innovation to recruit, train and support an NDIS ready workforce

In the lead up to the 8th Annual National Disability Summit we have been joined by Dr Jodie Goldney from The Professional Practice Academy (PPA) to discuss the NDIS and other burning issues.    Jodie mentioned to me in the research stages that it is expected that the number of people employed in the disability…

4 Mar 2017, by Thomas Beauchamp

Health & Healthcare

Product Innovations in Medication Management

Hospitals have long been exploring strategies to improve patient care and flow in medication management. We recently caught up with Paragon Care’s National Group Sales Manager, Paul Blewitt to discuss some of the recent developments in medication managements and their benefits to patients. Looking at the case study of Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut (USA), what…

2 Mar 2017, by Thomas Beauchamp

Rail

Transport & Logistics

Better Outcomes through Collaboration in Rail Safety

Enhancing Safety through Collaboration is the central theme of the RISSB Rail Safety 2017 Conference, why is collaboration so important across the rail industry? "No one person or one organisation knows all the answers or is an expert on everything. By organisations working together around rail safety it brings many strengths and a great deal…

1 Mar 2017, by Niamh Horan