Hotspot Presentation

Mrs Helen Goodwin1 1Southern Queensland Rural Health, Toowoomba, Australia   It is well documented that there is a shortage of health professionals worldwide and that challenges exist in recruiting nurses to rural areas. Research has highlighted the correlation between students...
  • May 31, 2019
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Mr Ben Crough1 1Australian Unity and the Community and Employee Wellbeing Practice Lead   The purpose of this talk is to highlight the services and opportunities that LGBTQI people and allies have whilst living and working remotely. From my own...
  • May 31, 2019
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Ms Diana Mosca1 1RHDAustralia, Casuarina, Australia   RHDAustralia is funded under the Australian Government’s Rheumatic Fever Strategy to support the control of rheumatic heart disease in Australia. The aim of this hotspot is to highlight our work in 2019. Australia...
  • May 31, 2019
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Mrs Emma Turner1 1University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia   2015 was meant to be ‘my year’, all three boys had finally started school & I had been accepted into Medicine at OUM. However, things don’t always go to plan....
  • May 31, 2019
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Mrs Lyn Byers1, Mr Tobias Speare1 1Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association Inc. (CARPA), Alice Springs, Australia   The purpose of the presentation The presentation raises awareness of a short freely available health promotion video, Vaccine Story. It tells the story...
  • May 31, 2019
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Ms Xaviera Farrell1 1Clinical Nurse Consultant, Top End Health Care   The  Primary Health Care Service within Darwin Correctional Precinct Northern Territory,  is a unique community, with a culturally diverse population, high rates of illiteracy, complex trauma backgrounds, complex health...
  • May 31, 2019
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Mrs Heidi Atkins1 1Qld Child & Youth Clinical Network   Introduction: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (A&TSI) Maternal, Child & Youth Health Workers face significant unique workforce challenges which hinder efforts to improve health for their communities. Feedback through workshops...
  • May 31, 2019
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Bernadette Gotch1 1NSW Rural Doctors Network   The purpose of the presentation is to present an approach and framework NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) has embedded to assess; access, quality and sustainability of the primary health nursing and midwifery workforce. ...
  • May 31, 2019
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