The Catholic Health Australia ethics education seminar that was due to be held in Melbourne on November 14 has been postponed and will now be held on May 8, 2014. Those who registered for the forum should have received an email about the change of date and have been automatically registered for the May 2014 gathering. Registration forms will again be circulated from April 2014 for others wishing to attend the seminar, which will explore the topic "Striving for an Ethical Culture: What's in the Mix?".
Ethics Education Seminar -- POSTPONED
Nursing and Midwifery Symposium, October 28
Nurses and midwives from around the Catholic Health Australia network are invited to register for CHA's nursing and midwifery symposium in Sydney on October 28. The first-of-its-kind symposium will address a range of topics, including: Models of care, service models and team nursing; Innovations in the patient experience; Leadership, with a focus on quality improvement; Business innovation, recruitment and costs.
Adjunct Professor Debra Thoms, CEO of the Australian College of Nursing, is the symposium's facilitator and the event is being convened by Associate Professor Kate Birrell, chair of the CHA Director of Nursing and Midwifery Committee and group director of nursing at St John of God Health Care. Click here to view the symposium program. Click here to register for the symposium. The host venue, the Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach, no longer has rooms available. It recommends delegate stay at nearby hotels Adina Apartment Hotel Coogee, Coogee View Apartments, Coogee Sands Hotel and Apartments or Dive Hotel.
CHA National Conference 2013
The 2013 Catholic Health Australia national conference was held from August 26-28 at the Pullman Melbourne Albert Park. With the theme "Meeting the Challenge", more than 400 delegates were on hand to hear from a great lineup of speakers. Papers and presentations can be accessed by clicking here. And don't forget to mark August 25-27 in your calendars for the 2014 CHA national conference in Brisbane.
A big thank you to our sponsors and exhibitors who joined us for the event.
-- Angela Lowe, CHA Meetings & Events Manager
CHA Governance Conference 2013
Welcome to the 2013 CHA Governance Conference
To read the discussion paper that informed conference proceedings, click here.
Click on the links below to access copies of the PowerPoint presentations of speakers at the conference: