Digital Health

Prof Liisa Laakso1, Ms Rae Parker2, Ms Ann  Edwards2 1Mater Research, South Brisbane, Australia, 2Mater Health, South Brisbane, Australia Background: Allied health telehealth services are a means of addressing multiple factors including reducing demand on outpatient services, and for improving...
  • April 3, 2019
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Ms Sheridan Guyatt1 1Mater Health, South Brisbane, Australia Lumbopelvic pain (LPP) is the most common musculoskeletal condition in pregnancy with a prevalence of up to 65%. Systematic reviews conclude that timely patient education and guided self-management are effective components of...
  • April 3, 2019
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Miss Clare Daley1, Mr Ashley Young2 1Hunter New England Local Health District, Newcastle, Australia, 2Hunter New England Local Health District, Newcastle, Australia BACKGROUND: Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD) is a large organisation within NSW Health that covers 25...
  • April 3, 2019
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Miss Madeline Raatz1,2, Professor Elizabeth Ward2,3, Dr Jeanne Marshall1,2 1Speech Pathology Department, Queensland Children’s Hospital , Brisbane, Australia, 2School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 3Centre for Functioning and Health Research, Brisbane, Australia Background:  The...
  • April 3, 2019
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Mr Min Jiat Teng1 1NSW Health Background: Allied Health in NSW have been collecting clinical, administrative and activity data since 2001. The lack of a standardised electronic system and an agreed data set has led to localised collections of information. ...
  • April 2, 2019
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Mrs Louise Maye1, Mrs Mary Caine1, Ms Clare Daley1 1Hunter New England Local Health District, Newcastle, Australia In 2018, Hunter New England Local Health District developed a specialised system to record Allied Health inpatient activity. The development of IDAH (Inpatient...
  • April 2, 2019
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Mr Jordan O’Reilly There is no doubt that the world is becoming increasingly technologically dependant, with the disability sector being no exception. In this presentation you will hear about how Hireup is harnessing the power of technology to revolutionise the...
  • April 2, 2019
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Catherine Ashford1 1Ramsay Health Care, Perth, Australia Virtual eHealth programs to deliver individualised pre-operative preparation, post-operative and home rehabilitation to patients has the potential to increase program engagement and compliance. This may lead to enhanced recovery outcomes and reduced risk...
  • April 2, 2019
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Mr Tom Mason1 1Cyberman Consulting, Donvale, Australia Every time we go online, we leave a virtual trail about who we are, what we are doing and potentially where we are going. In this presentation, I will ask for a volunteer...
  • April 2, 2019
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Dr Marlena Klaic1, Dr Vincent Crocher2, Dr Justin Fong2 1Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia, 2University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Introduction It is estimated that up to 85% of stroke survivors have impairment of upper limb function following a stroke. Functional...
  • April 2, 2019
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