Workforce Planning

Dr Belinda Gavaghan1, Ms Liza-Jane McBride1, Professor Lisa Nissen2, Professor  Patsy Yates3, Ms Michelle Rochin2, Mr Peter Buttrum4, Ms Michelle Stute5, Ms Julie  Hulcombe2 1Allied Health Professions’ Office Of Queensland, Clinical Excellence Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 2School of Clinical Sciences, Queensland...
  • April 4, 2019
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Ms Sharon Goldsworthy1 1SA Pharmacy, Adelaide, Australia Aim: To describe the development of a long term strategic workforce planning roadmap. Methodology: SA Pharmacy Executive with a workforce strategist, following the international workforce planning standard, established a workforce planning project. The...
  • April 4, 2019
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Professor Susan Nancarrow1, Dr Anna Moran2 1Southern Cross University, Coolangatta, Australia, 2University of Melbourne, Albury / Wodonga, Australia In 2005, the Australian Productivity Commission predicted an impending allied health (AHP) shortfall. Subsequently, numerous new allied health training courses have been...
  • April 4, 2019
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Ms Sharon Lee1,2, Dr Karen  Byth-Wilson1,2, Professor Victoria Flood1,2 1Western Sydney Local Health District, Westmead, Australia, 2University of Sydney, Camperdown, Australia Background: Research should inform clinical decision-making and evidence-based practice for health care professionals (HCPs).  To build research capacity and...
  • April 3, 2019
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Mrs Martine  Waters1, Mr Neil Brebner1, Ms Alicia Chaplain2 1Queensland Health, Brisbane, Australia, 2Allied Health Professions Office Queensland, Brisbane, Australia There is little evidence documenting skill set requirements for allied health cancer care clinicians in regional areas.  Routine data collection...
  • April 3, 2019
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Professor Susan Nancarrow1, Dr Rosalie Boyce3,4, Dr Anna Moran2 1Southern Cross University, Coolangatta, Australia, 2University of Melbourne, Albury / Wodonga, Australia, 3University Hospital Geelong, Barwon Health and Southwest Healthcare, Geelong and Warrnambool, Australia, 4University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia The 21st...
  • April 3, 2019
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Ms Merridy Moore1, Ms Karina Coffey1, Mr Angus Campbell1, Ms Julia Blackshaw1 1Western Health, St Albans, Melbourne, Australia Background Western Health recently opened the newly constructed Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital (JKWCH). With the introduction of Neonatal Intensive Care...
  • April 3, 2019
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Ms Anne Maree Buttner1, Mrs Lisa Boustead1 1Mater Group, South Brisbane , Australia Over a three year period, the Allied Health workforce mix at Mater Health has been reshaped for a sustainable service into the future. This presentation will outline...
  • April 3, 2019
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Ms Kate Vickers1, Ms Sue  Colley1 1South Western Sydney Local Health District, Liverpool, Australia Background: A consistent and significant issue facing the Allied Health workforce is the recruitment and retention of skilled staff. Factors such as a female workforce and...
  • April 3, 2019
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Ms Julie-Anne Ross1, Ms Angela Wood1, Ms Kathy Grudzinskas1, Ms Wendy McCallum1 1Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia Background: Allied health services have much to offer in the provision of safe, efficient, patient centred care that supports health service targets and...
  • April 3, 2019
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