Organisation

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Acronym
ACSQHC
Owning Institution

Items authored

Report

18 Jul 2017

This report provides data and analyses for the first 12 months of the operation of the CARAlert system from 17 March 2016 to 31 March 2017.

Report

5 Nov 2014

Project overview

Cognitive impairment impedes communication, attention, memory, thinking and problem solving. Dementia and delirium are the two most common conditions associated with cognitive impairment. People with dementia are also at a greater risk of developing delirium.

For some people with dementia...

Items published

Report

1 Aug 2017

This report analysed 25 Australian clinical trials initiated by clinicians and found that if the results of the trials were implemented in just two-thirds of the relevant groups of patients for one year, $1.4 billion would be saved through improvements in patient health outcomes, and...

Report

18 Jul 2017

This report provides data and analyses for the first 12 months of the operation of the CARAlert system from 17 March 2016 to 31 March 2017.

Report

5 Nov 2014

Project overview

Cognitive impairment impedes communication, attention, memory, thinking and problem solving. Dementia and delirium are the two most common conditions associated with cognitive impairment. People with dementia are also at a greater risk of developing delirium.

For some people with dementia...

Report

22 Nov 2010

Patient-centred care is health care that is respectful of, and responsive to, the preferences, needs and values of patients and consumers. The widely accepted dimensions of patient-centred care are respect, emotional support, physical comfort, information and communication, continuity and transition, care coordination, involvement of family...

Discussion paper

16 Aug 2010

In Australia the most common exposure of people to the health care system occurs at the primary health care level. Almost one in five people visit a general practitioner and one in ten visit an allied health professional in any given two week period....

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2

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11

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