Good design for better health, wellbeing and care

 

This Collection

  • collates key policy-relevant resources relevant to the role of design and planning in supporting good health and the prevention of illness, workplace wellbeing and the delivery of personalised care and health care services.  
  • includes policy and research reports, presentations and guides and summaries, editorial and opinion articles,  infographics and multimedia, datasets which are pertinent to current deliberations in Australia, New Zealand and internationally.
  • supports communities, design practitioners, policy researchers, advisers, decision-makers and academics in their roles and brings together the most valuable and relevant material and resources, so that they are easily accessible and utilised.

    The Collection has been supported since 2018 by the University of South Australia

 

Collection Advisors

Prof Ian Gwilt, University of South Australia

Dr Tessa Bailey, University of South Australia

 

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Good design for better health, wellbeing and care

Audio

22 Apr 2019
1

Precision medicine is full of promise, but how much of a difference does it make? To help explore this issue, the World Science Festival Brisbane brought together a panel of experts moderated by Dr Norman Swan.

Website

18 Apr 2019
2

The Australian Digital Health Agency is facilitating a national conversation to develop a blueprint for a more modern, digitally connected health system.

Report

Phase 1 report: focus groups
12 Apr 2019
6

This qualitative research provides insight into consumers’ awareness of, and views around, energy (kilojoules/calories) labelling on alcoholic beverages.

Report

Phase 2 report: randomised trial
12 Apr 2019
14

This research by the National Institute of Health Innovation (NIHI), University of Auckland measures the impact of energy labelling on alcoholic beverages, on consumer purchase or consumption behaviour in a New Zealand population.

Article

11 Apr 2019
5

Drug-related deaths in Australia have almost doubled over the past ten years, in large part because of the increased use of opioids. In 2016, middle aged people using combinations of prescription drugs were the most likely to die a drug-related death.

Prescription monitoring aims...

Article

11 Apr 2019
3

As the dean of Stanford University School of Medicine, Lloyd B. Minor believes electronic health records still have the potential to make health care more predictive, preventive, and precise — but only if we can achieve sustained collaboration among health care providers, technology companies, and...

Guide

8 Apr 2019
3

This digital framework supports allied health professionals and local organisations and providers in England to work towards services that are both paper-free at the point of care and connected to other services and systems.

Report

8 Apr 2019
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This report has eight enduring strategies and 30 recommendations which seek to drive a cultural and behavioural shift across the health system in Western Australia.

Blog post

5 Apr 2019
21

Notions of wellbeing are currently becoming common focuses across many sectors, including education. This raises a number of questions about the role of teachers and schools and about the effectiveness of current efforts.

Discussion paper

5 Apr 2019
9

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to provide social, economic, and environmental benefits. For Australia to realise these benefits, it’s important for citizens to have trust in how AI is being designed, developed and used by business and government.

Article

5 Apr 2019
1

The question of whether technology is good or bad depends on how it’s developed and used. Nowhere is that more topical than in technologies using artificial intelligence.

When developed and used appropriately, artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to transform the way we live,...

Discussion paper

2 Apr 2019
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Artificial intelligence (AI)- and machine learning (ML)-based technologies have the potential to transform healthcare by deriving new and important insights from the vast amount of data generated during the delivery of healthcare every day. Example high-value applications include earlier disease detection, more accurate diagnosis, identification...

Article

2 Apr 2019
2

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it is developing a framework for regulating artificial intelligence products used in medicine that continually adapt based on new data.

Report

1 Apr 2019
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This white paper outlines the different ways the public engages with health and the different kinds of health data that is captured by both clinicians and consumers.

Report

28 Mar 2019
8

In this report, the World Bank and World Resources Institute show how the next generation of infrastructure projects can tap natural systems and, where appropriate, integrate green and gray infrastructure.

Infographic

22 Mar 2019
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Researchers are calling for greater regulation and transparency as analysis of medicines-related apps found most directly shared user data - including sensitive health data - with third parties, posing an unprecedented privacy risk.

Article

21 Mar 2019
14

What are the obstacles that inhibit data-sharing and how can we move from this paradox, which inhibits the promise of precision medicine, to a policy for action all can accept?

Report

12 Mar 2019
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This report summarizes recent, relevant, global developments in the video games sector, perspectives from over 50 thought leaders from the industry, and stand-out examples of world-class games. It extracts recommendations for how the video game industry, gamers, policymakers and UN Environment can together ‘Play for...

Guide

12 Mar 2019
10

This guide is designed to help integrate biodiversity considerations into new sports venues, minimising their impacts on nature and delivering conservation benefits. It is published by IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, at the United Nations Environment Assembly, in partnership with the International...

Report

12 Mar 2019
11

Oxfam New Zealand’s Advocacy and Campaigns Director, Joanna Spratt, finds there is scarce literature on palliative care in Pacific island countries and territories, but the documented disease profile shows a need for expanded palliative care as well as more funding; leadership; support training, coaching and...