A Snapshot of NAIDOC

To celebrate NAIDOC week in 2016, the Aboriginal Workforce team held a photography competition open to all HealthShare NSW and eHealth NSW staff. Entrants had to submit a photo of a special place in Australian nature that they felt a connection to, and accompany it with a short paragraph on what the place meant to…

CDMP rehabilitates its identity

The Chronic Disease management Program had a problem – no one knew they existed or what they did. In particular patients were not aware of the free physical rehabilitation programs that were available through the CDMP, meaning that patients which chronic diseases, who could have benefited from the program and reduce their hospital readmissions, were…

Flu Vaccination campaign posters version 1

SLHD Flu vaccination campaign: a jab well done

The SLHD influenza vaccination campaign aimed to increase the rates of staff and patients getting vaccinated against the flu throughout autumn and winter. Influenza can have serious consequences within a hospital environment, due to the compromised immune systems of patients and the high level of interaction between healthcare workers, patients and visitors that can lead…