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2016 Innovative Practice in the Private Sector Award WinnersFRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016

PHAQ extends its sincere congratulations to all finalists and award winners in the 2016 Innovative Practice in the Private Sector Awards.

The Award winners for 2016 are:

Clinical Innovation

Nicole Draper - St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney (NSW) - Establishing a Clinical Documentation Improvement Program

Innovation in Education & HR Management

Anna Davey - John Flynn Private Hospital (QLD) - Talk to me in SBAR

 Non - Clinical Innovation    (2 awards due to number of entries in this category)

Sue Fuller - Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital (QLD) - CSD Paper Free

Gill Reid - Joondalup Health Campus (WA) - Jason - My Side of the Story

 Overall Winner

Nicole Draper - St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney (NSW) - Establishing a Clinical Documentation Improvement Program

PHAQ extends its appreciation to HESTA for its continued sponsorship of this award program


New Website - Members should re-register for login rightsWEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2015

PHAQ has recently revised its website and members will need to re-register for login rights. Senior Managers of member organisations are invited to register for access to the restricted Member Options section of the PHAQ website.

Once access has been authorised you will receive an automated email confirming the user name and password you have chosen.


By-Laws Resource Kit - New ProductSATURDAY, JUNE 28, 2014

PHAQ in partnership with Minter Ellison Lawyers has developed a By Laws Resource Kit for private hospitals. Full product and ordering information may be obtained by clicking on the By-Laws graphic on our home page or contact PHAQ - 07 3279 7600 should you require any additional information.


2014 Innovative Practice in the Private Sector Award WinnersSATURDAY, JUNE 21, 2014

PHAQ extends its sincere congratulations to all finalists who presented at the 2014 Innovative Practice in the Private Sector Conference on 16th June 2014. Selected by attending delegates, the winners of the 2014 Innovative Practice in the Private Sector Awards are listed below.

OVERALL WINNER

Karmen Regan, Vanessa Edwards and Liam O'Toole - Mater Private Hospital - Food for Thought - Room Service at Mater Private Hospital

CATEGORY AWARDS

CLINICAL

Wendy Zernike - The Wesley Hospital - Implementation of the Children's Early Warning Tool - Do Escalation Protocols Work in the Private Sector?

NON-CLINICAL (2 awards)

Justine Jones, Megan Goodley and Kim Witt - Mater Private Hospital - Operating Theatres - A Service Improvement Project

Karmen Regan, Vanessa Edwards and Liam O'Toole - Mater Private Hospital - Food for Thought - Room Service at Mater Private Hospital

INNOVATION IN EDUCATION AND HR MANAGEMENT

Julie Wilson and Kylie Geake - Greenslopes Private Hospital - Growing Our Own - Training Patient Care Assistants in the Acute Health Care Setting.