Academic and Research Collaborative in Health (ARCH)

Transforming health and wellbeing

Our partnerships in allied health and nursing are delivering better healthcare outcomes to Australians.

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Partners

Partners

The ARCH aims to improve the patient experience, patient outcomes, healthcare quality and safety, and to achieve best practice in service provision.

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Research

Research

The ARCH specialises in translational research co-produced with consumers to optimise healthcare quality, outcomes, safety, and the patient experience.

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Resources

Resources

La Trobe University's affiliate memberships to leading healthcare networks are helping our researchers to work on the big health questions of our time.

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Staff

Staff

ARCH partners are co-producing knowledge for uptake by patients, clinicians, managers, policy makers, researchers, leaders and other end-users.

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Top two globally

THE ranks La Trobe second in the world for health and wellbeing.

Times Higher Education (THE), 2020, Impact Rankings 2020

Improve clinical practice and social wellbeing

Our researchers gather and evaluate information to build evidence that will lead to improved clinical outcomes for patients and sound policy outcomes for the wider public.

Collaborative research

The ARCH incorporates leading Victorian healthcare partners in a single Collaborative.

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From rehabilitation to recreation

Researchers have developed a tailored approach to embed physical activity into cancer care. The Cancer Rehabilitation to Recreation Framework is based on idea that cancer survivors may need different types of support based on their symptoms, physical function and confidence.

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