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Protecting ourselves and those around us Protecting ourselves and those around us

Influenza causes between 1500 and 3500 deaths, about 18 000 hospitalisations, and 300 000 GP consultations each year—adding up to an estimated annual cost to the Australian healthcare system of about 85 million dollars.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

Tags: Dr Paul Griffin, SafeQuest

Journeying with our patients Journeying with our patients

The quality of healthcare data impacts every decision made along the patient care continuum. The demand for accurate and reliable data has never been more important.

Friday, 31 March 2017

Tags: analytics, Heike Magura, Mater Health

Looking ahead: challenges the healthcare industry will face in 2017 Looking ahead: challenges the healthcare industry will face in 2017

When considering what challenges the healthcare industry will face during 2017, it is consistently these themes which come to mind—value based healthcare, rising healthcare costs, and talent shortages—providing exceptional care in an effective and efficient way whilst attracting and retaining the best employees.

Thursday, 12 January 2017

Tags: Dr Shane Kelly, healthcare, Mater Group, Mater Group Executive, Mater Health

A humble beginning: challenging our human values this Christmas A humble beginning: challenging our human values this Christmas

The insight for us in what Christmas is all about is found in the humble beginnings of Jesus’ birth. Although inauspicious, the event demonstrates dignity is found in things that some consider have little world status. Through Christmas our human values are challenged.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Tags: Christmas, Madonna McGahan, Mission

'Best of class' healthcare: delivering high quality care which meets identifed need 'Best of class' healthcare: delivering high quality care which meets identifed need

Mater has long been renowned as a leading healthcare provider, and we remain committed to maintaining this position—which is why, earlier this year, we reorientated our clinical leadership structures to align with defined clinical streams.

Monday, 12 December 2016

Tags: healthcare, Mater Group Executive, Mater Health, Sean Hubbard

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