Presentation

Alfred Health’s EMR Portal and Their Implementation Journey

Alfred Health’s EMR Portal and Their Implementation Journey

In this presentation from Australian Healthcare Week 2018 Gordon Bingham Chief Nursing Information Officer at Alfred Health explores:

  • Alfred Health’s digital transformation journey
  • The benefits of initiating a patient portal and giving patients and their families greater access to health information
  • Lessons learnt to date throughout Alfred Health’s EMR journey
Digital Roll-Out Strategy – Insight into Australia’s First Large-Scale Digital Revolution

Digital Roll-Out Strategy – Insight into Australia’s First Large-Scale Digital Revolution

In this presentation from Australian Healthcare Week 2018 Michael Draheim Chief Information Officer at Metro South Health explores;

  • The significance of a well structured, well thought out pre-implementation process
  • Increasing stakeholder and clinical engagement throughout the design and implementation process to ensure the project remained patient and staff centred – an essential aspect of this transition
  • Delivering real time information at point of care and insight into how staff and patients are adjusting to this new system
  • Implementation challenges, including the challenge of training almost 5,600 staff in 10 weeks with 94% proficiency and commissioning and testing more than 3,000 separate devices 
Redesigning in a Brownfield Site – Establishing the Interface between Digital Hospitals and Models of Care

Redesigning in a Brownfield Site – Establishing the Interface between Digital Hospitals and Models of Care

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development 2018, Stephen Ayre, CEO at Metro South Health explores; 

  • Salient lessons learnt around their transformation journey, including how they coped with the rapid increase in demand and bed capacity and minimised all other activity that could affect the success of their digital implementation
  • Principles of hospital redesign to accommodate new digital environments, such as the remapping and redesign of wards and medication centres
  • Rethinking your interaction with patients – the effect fully digitised environments can have patient experience and models of care
Examing the Operational, Commissioning and Change Management Challenges of the New Bendigo Hospital in the PPP Context

Examing the Operational, Commissioning and Change Management Challenges of the New Bendigo Hospital in the PPP Context

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development 2018, Peter Faulkner, Chief Executive Officer, Bendigo Health and Executive Director Bendigo Hospital Project at Bendigo Hospital explores;


Insight into one of Australia’s Largest Regional Hospital Developments – The Benefits and Challenges of Greenfield Sites

Insight into one of Australia’s Largest Regional Hospital Developments – The Benefits and Challenges of Greenfield Sites

The Tweed Shire is the latest area to benefit from the NSW Government’s pledge to enhance regional health services as part of a record hospital-building boom.

With $534 Million dedicated to this Greenfield site redevelopment, the new Tweed Valley Hospital will be the largest infrastructure development on the Far North Coast of NSW and will greatly enhance health services for the region, which will experience major population growth and ageing into the future.

In this presentation from Health Facilities Design and Development at Australian Healthcare Week 2018, Matthew Long Director of Corporate Services, Northern NSW Local Health District, explores:\

  • The life cycle of facilities and benefits and challenges of greenfield sites, from providing maximum design flexibility to additional development costs due to poor access and connectivity
  • How they justified their business case for a capital build of this nature and successfully achieved an award of half a Billion dollars in budget allocation
  • Their vision to continually improve the quality of and access to a comprehensive range of integrated health services in partnership with key external partners