Flu Vaccination campaign posters version 1

SLHD Flu vaccination campaign: a jab well done

Sydney Local Health District offers free flu vaccinations to all staff members every year. In 2013, influenza caused 119 admissions to intensive care units and 35 deaths in NSW. In 2014 SLHD launched a campaign to boost influenza vaccination rates among staff members. The aim was to increase the uptake of the vaccine by at…

CVS 20 years Anniversary book - cover

Celebrating 20 years of the SLHD Community Visitors Scheme

The Community Visitors Scheme is of those great volunteer programs that cost hardly anything yet the payout for all those involved is significant and lasting. The scheme arranges visits between bilingual volunteers and elderly people from various multicultural backgrounds who are often isolated and lonely in nursing homes and aged care facilities. In 2014 I…

SLHD Year in Review 2013 - cover

Sydney Local Health District Year in Review 2013

For the last couple of years I’ve done the Sydney Local Health District’s (SLHD) Year in Review documents. They have a very clear idea of how they want them to look – in particular they like the magazine style layout rather than a corporate document style. The books are usually around 36 pages, and because…

Expo-sing a testing time

Of all the events I’ve designed for, the most consistent and largest is the HealthShare NSW Expo. In 2010 there was a lot of confusion and ignorance among our customers of what services the organisation provided to NSW public hospitals. The communications department decided that the best way to promote HealthShare NSW (then Health Support Services) was…

AIM Drugs Testing Patients - poster 3

Are drugs testing your patients?

This was a project that I worked on in 2008 at the NSW Department of Health to help promote the recently published Clinical Guidelines for Nursing and Midwifery Practice in NSW. In particular, the project officer wanted to highlight the guidelines for nurses working with patients with drug and alcohol issues and what care they…

Physical Healthcare of Mental Health Consumers Guidelines document cover

Physical health for mental health

One of the first projects I worked on when I first started as a graphic designer at the NSW Department of Health in 2007 was the Physical Health Care for Mental Health Consumer guidelines. The policy document outlined the benefits of exercise for people living with a mental health condition. The brief was to design…

Investment & Technology magazine - cover

Investment & Technology magazine

In 2004 I was approached by my old Investorinfo boss to create the layout for the startup magazine he was launching and design the first issue. The brief was that the magazine would look slick, clean and professional, with a newsy feel that was emphasized by its tabloid size. I was working fulltime at Money…