The coordinator of elective surgery at a busy Melbourne hospital has been named Catholic Health Australia's Emerging Leader of the Year 2010.
A clinical manager who makes an extra effort to ensure people are well cared for in their dying days has been named Catholic Health and Aged Care Nurse of the Year 2010.
A program that supports young people with alcohol and other drug problems has been honoured with Catholic Health Australia's second annual Outreach Healthcare Award.
Catholic Health Australia (CHA) today launched a new publication to assist pastoral carers working across the spectrum of health and aged care, Pastoral Services in Catholic Health, Community & Aged care -- Contemporary Practice.
With 65 per cent of all surgery performed in private hospitals, Catholic Health Australia (CHA) today questioned why neither the Government nor the opposition has outlined new initiatives for private health care.
Plans to expand Catholic health, community and aged care in Australia will be examined at a national gathering in Adelaide this month.
Catholic Health Australia (CHA) today affirmed its support for Leading the Way -- Our Vision for Support and Care of Older Australians, a strategic plan for transformation of aged care services in Australia.
The Government's health reform plan has ignored the needs of Australia's most vulnerable, Catholic Health Australia said today in releasing its 2010 Federal Election Platform.
Catholic Health Australia (CHA) today welcomed the Federal Government's plan for implementing its major health reforms but said consultation with non-government health care providers is necessary before a workable plan can be formulated.