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Emergency & Trauma TEMSU Simulation Training for Rural Facilities

Emergency & Trauma TEMSU Simulation Training for Rural Facilities

This week, Queensland Health and QAS staff in Proserpine, Collinsville and Bowen attended an innovative emergency simulation training program incorporating video conferencing.  An initiative of Virtual Health, supported by the Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation
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TRY THE 5

TRY THE 5

Get active in Mackay and you could share in over $6,000 worth of fitness prizes. Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation's Let's Shape Up! initiative is excited to support the Mackay Regional Council once again in
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Let’s Shape Up! profile | Kylie Goldsmith

Let’s Shape Up! profile | Kylie Goldsmith

Kylie Goldsmith has lost 24 kilograms over the past 14 months by ‘making changes – not excuses’. Toll Group is part of the HealthFull Alliance, a group of leaders in our region who are acting now
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Mackay Hospital and Health Service introduce Tele-Handovers

Mackay Hospital and Health Service introduce Tele-Handovers

Mackay Hospital and Health Service continues to optimise virtual care models and technology to place patients at the centre of care, aided by TEMSU facilitation. The introduction of Tele-Handovers at Mackay HHS will enable a video
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Mackay Base Hospital’s Orthopaedic team participate in nationwide pilot project

Mackay Base Hospital’s Orthopaedic team participate in nationwide pilot project

Mackay Base Hospital is one of 10 Queensland sites participating in a national pilot project collecting Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) led by the Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry (AONANJRR). The AOANJRR was established
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