NSW Health and Value Based Healthcare

NSW Health aims to provide value based healthcare centred on what matters most to patients. Value based healthcare is achieved with a focus on delivering and measuring health outcomes and using insights to further inform expenditure, clinical models and the experience of receiving and giving care.

SERT Visits the Sydney Startup Hub

The Sydney Startup Hub is a globally significant innovation centre funded by the NSW Government. It is located at Wynyard. It’s the first of its kind in Australia and is unmatched in the southern hemisphere in terms of its size and density. It offers more than 17,000 sqm across 11 floors. Importantly, it provides leading …

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HETI Golden Scalpel Games

On the 17th of August, the University of Sydney team competed in the HETI-organised Golden Scalpel Games held at the Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital. The inter-university event saw some intense competition, with the final result going down right down to the wire. The team trained weekly for almost 6 months, and as a …

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Surgical Grand Rounds, Monday 8th July.

Our invited speaker, Dr Saxon Connor, is an hepatobiliary surgeon from Christchurch, New Zealand.  He is the clinical e-health lead for the Canterbury district health board where he is playing a key role in helping to establish a digital health system. He has also been involved with tech companies bringing electronic workflow solutions for clinicians …

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SERT Attends RACP – RoboDoctors: The Rise of Artificial Intelligence …

  This presentation explored the current advancements of technology and what this means in relation to medicine and the future of our physicians.

Acute Surgical Unit receives NSLHD Quality Improvement Award.

The Acute Surgical Unit (ASU) at Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH) was the “Local Solutions”  winner in the 2019 Northern Sydney Local Health District Quality and Improvement Awards for the project titled —  ‘Better managing gastrointestinal surgery”. Congratulations to Olivia Kirkland and team. Prior to the establishment of the ASU, the large number of emergency …

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