Projects

Respecting Patient Choices

Funder: Austin Health

Start year: 2012
End year: 2014

CHSD was commissioned to provide evaluation support to the Respecting Patient Choices program at Austin Health. Respecting Patient Choices is a program funded by the Australian Department of Health and Ageing. It promotes advance care planning.

Team members: Virginia Lewis, Kate Silburn

Broadband Enabled Innovation Program

Funder: Royal District Nursing Service

Start year: 2011
End year: 2014

Healthy, Happy and at Home: NBN-enabled medication management for older adults living independently. CHSD was commissioned to provide support to the internal evaluation of the program being conducted by RDNS.

Team members: Virginia Lewis

ResponseAbility

Client: Hunter Institute of Mental Health

Start year: 2012
End year: 2013

CHSD was commissioned to support development of ResponseAbility - an initiative of the Australian Department of Health implemented by the Hunter Institute of Mental Health in partnership with universities and children's services educators throughout Australia. CHSD undertook a review and scan of current content, conducted key stakeholder interviews and supported synthesis of material from a range of sources.

Team members: Virginia Lewis, Geraldine Marsh, Jenny Macmillan

Clinical Placement Assessment Instruments Harmonisation Project

Funder: Health Workforce Australia, James Cook University

Start year: 2012
End year: 2013

Research and develop strategy for future harmonisation of Competency Based Clinical Placement Assessment Instruments across tertiary sector allied health training nationally.

Team members: Jenny Macmillan, Francine Hanley, Virginia Lewis

Victorian Community Health Indicators Project

Funder: Victorian Healthcare Association

Start year: 2012
End year: 2012

CHSD was commissioned to review and provide recommendations about immediate outcome indicators that could be incorporated into the proposed Victorian Community Health Indicators.

Team members: Virginia Lewis, Kate Silburn, Jo Grzelinska, Carmel Hobb