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04 May 2022

Heart failure is a chronic, progressive condition that reduces the heart’s capacity to pump blood around the body. More than 100,000 Australians a year are affected (Australian Institute for Health and Welfare 2021), and it has a 50-75% mortality rate within five years of diagnosis.

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  • Cardiac
04 May 2022

SCV’s Mental Health Improvement Program is recruiting one Clinical Lead and two Lived Experience Leads (consumer and carer) to support the Safety for all: Towards elimination of restrictive practices - Breakthrough Series Collaborative.  

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  • Mental health
08 Mar 2022

What is your experience of returning home after being in hospital with heart failure?  

We want to learn from people who: 

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  • Innovation and improvement
  • Cardiac
28 Feb 2022

To round out the Care closer to home package as part of our cardiovascular program of work, we have one last exciting opportunity that is uniquely focused on supporting urgent care centres (UCCs) in regional and rural Victoria. 

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  • Cardiac
26 Oct 2021

Safety for all is a Mental Health Improvement Program initiative, which will respond to the Royal Commission’s key quality improvement priorities.

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  • Mental health
01 Sep 2021

A new project led by the Florey Institute is using data fro

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  • Stroke
05 Dec 2019

Introducing A Pathway to Phase II Cardiac Recovery, a cardiac rehabilitation program outline for clinicians. 
 

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Cardiac
16 Oct 2019

Wednesday 16 October is ‘Restart a Heart’ Day, a global campaign to raise awareness on the importance of learning cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and having access to Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in our community. 

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  • Emergency care
  • Cardiac
02 Sep 2019

This year for National Stroke Week (2–8 September 2019) we’re highlighting some of the ways that we’re improving outcomes for stroke patients in Victoria.

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  • Stroke
01 Aug 2019

We are currently seeking consumers to join our Cardiac Clinical Network committees.

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  • Consumer engagement
  • Cardiac