14
Aug

Waste, and how do we combat it?

Waste, and how do we combat it? It’s a challenge facing all industries but nowhere more so than healthcare. Worldwide, waste is recognised as one of the biggest threats to future healthcare security. The Partnership Centre has three research streams and today we’d like to introduce you to Stream 2: Reducing Waste and Low-value Care...
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23
Jul

Mapping the future of healthcare

Do people really need to front up to a healthcare provider or health facility to get the healthcare they need? Telehealth consultations, health monitoring apps and shared patient records are some of the answers to our increasingly unsustainable health system. The Australian Institute of Health Innovation (AIHI) at Macquarie University, hosts the NHMRC Partnership Centre...
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25
May

Investigator Workshop, 22 May 2018

The full Investigation Team came together at the Australian Institute of Innovation to discuss research progress and plan future research strategy. Most streams are completing scoping reviews and prioritising the highest-value interventions in collaboration with system partners. During Years 2 and 3 implementation partners will be sought to pilot and evaluate scalability of interventions. The...
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20
Mar

Inaugural Symposium: NHMRC Partnership Centre for Health System Sustainability, 16 March 2017

This symposium, held on 16 March 2017 in Sydney, was attended by over 120 people from all around Australia. The proposed research plans of the Investigation Team were presented and then participants assisted in shaping and refining the future research agenda of the new Partnership Centre. This highly productive day of deliberation was followed by a...
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8
Dec

AIHI Awarded NHMRC Partnership Centre in Health System Sustainability

The NHMRC has awarded a $5 million Partnership Centre in Health System Sustainability to Professor Jeffrey Braithwaite, Director of the Australian Institute of Health Innovation (AIHI), with Professor Enrico Coiera and Professor Johanna Westbrook. The Centre is jointly governed and funded to the value of $10.75 million over five years by NHMRC, Bupa Health Foundation,...
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