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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
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
03 Mar 2021

New resources will help guide parents through difficult decisions if their baby is born extremely premature at 22 to 24 weeks.

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  • Maternity/neonatal
03 Sep 2020
Cases of PIMS-TS - a novel post-infectious systemic hyperinflammatory syndrome - have been reported in children in Victoria... Read more...
  • Paediatric
  • Emergency care
07 Apr 2020

Everyone deserves to feel safe in emergency care settings, but this can be challenging when caring for people who are agitated or aggressive. 

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Emergency care
31 Jan 2020
Safer Care Victoria has produced draft guidance to improve care for people who are agitated or aggressive (experiencing acute behavioural disturbance) in emergency care settings.... Read more...
  • Clinical/acute care
  • Emergency care
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
03 Sep 2019

We are currently seeking consumers to join our Emergency Care Clinical Network Insight subcommittee.

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  • Consumer engagement
  • Emergency care