Health Intelligence

22Oct 2020

The Australian e-Health Research Centre, CSIRO’s digital health research program, was shortlisted as  finalists of the Public Sector category at the Queensland Australian Information Industry Association iAwards, which unearths, recognises and rewards excellence in Australian innovation. Delivered by Australia’s peak industry representative body for innovation technology, the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), the iAwards is […]

07Dec 2018
a doctor's hand uses a blood pressure machine attached to a cuff on a patient's arm

The Challenge: Identifying at-risk patients for the Australian Government’s Health Care Homes trial The Australian Government’s stage one trial of Health Care Homes, which started in October 2017, aims to provide better coordinated care for people with chronic and complex health conditions and their families and caregivers. By enrolling with a participating GP clinic or […]

16Nov 2017
A red sign with the word Emergency in big white letters

The challenge: Emergency wards are overcrowded Emergency departments are increasingly overcrowded and can struggle to respond to day-to-day arrivals in a timely manner. Most hospitals would currently have difficulty meeting the four-hour National Emergency Access Target set by the Australian Government in its 2012 MyHospitals report. Contrary to conventional wisdom that emergency patient volumes are […]