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    NSQHS new Standards are now available

    Fri 01, Dec 2017
    The second edition of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards was released on 28 November. Health services will be assessed under these new standards from 1 January 2019 (the current standards will apply for 2018). The new edition includes changes to Standard 2 - Partnering with Consumers. more...

    Have your say  Be part of a research team into Polycystic ovary syndrome

    Thu 02, Nov 2017
    This research project aims to explore clinicians’ and women’s experiences with the diagnosis and management of Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). It's run by the Wiser Healthcare team at the School of Public Health (University of Sydney). more...

    Drop the Jargon

    Wed 01, Nov 2017
    24 October 2017 was Drop the Jargon Day. It is a day for professionals in Australian health, community services and local government to use plain language. See our list and a video by the Health Care Consumers' Associaton in Canberra on what language we want to see banned. more...

    People  A word with... Kit Speakman

    Fri 27, Oct 2017
    In the 'A word with...' series we always talk to someone involved with the health consumer movement. Today: Kit Speakman, a social work student at Western Sydney University who is currently doing a student placement with us. Apart from his studies, Kit works as a disability support worker. For us, he looks at the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). more...

    People  A word with... Lynda Johnston

    Wed 15, Mar 2017
    In the 'A word with...' series we always talk to someone involved with the health consumer movement. Today: Lynda Johnston, Manager - Consumer and Community Participation, SWSLHD. more...

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