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A psychologically safe workplace - Is it beyond our reach? (Part 1)
A psychologically safe workplace - Is it beyond our reach? (Part 1)

Over two webinar events, Duncan McKellar steps us through the practical application and benefits of embedding psychological safety at the frontline, drawing on his life-changing involvement in culture reform post The Oakden Report. Join us for part 1: Restoring humanity through a psychological safety approach.

Socially-determined governance
Socially-determined governance

In thinking about clinical governance, we must also consider the range of factors that impact the safety and quality of care - whether intrinsic or extrinsic to the person. This will inform our approach to clinical governance in any given situation. Intrinsic factors might relate to the person themselves, such as a disability; extrinsic factors might relate to some external condition, such as homelessness and other aspects of a person’s social circumstances.

Person-centred care
Preventative medicine
Primary care
Social determinants of health
Health and homelessness
Health and homelessness

Homelessness is intricately related to poor health outcomes, whether as a matter of cause or effect. Poor health can contribute to homelessness, and homelessness increases the risk of poor health. Sadly, many Australians are homeless.

Mental health
Social determinants of health
Filtering clinical governance through an entire organisation
Filtering clinical governance through an entire organisation

In this webinar, Michael Gorton explains why organisations cannot just rest with formulating a clinical governance framework. He'll identify roadblocks to filtering clinical governance throughout an organisation and outline steps for implementation success.

Engagement
Healthcare
Workforce
Clinical governance in the community
Clinical governance in the community

Primary and community care are fundamental to population health. They support the community’s physical and mental well-being through their role in health promotion, health literacy and preventative care, as well as in the early intervention and ongoing management of acute and chronic conditions, including end-of-life care

Aged care
Disability
Person-centred care
Primary & Community Care
Standards
Cross-sector learnings from an adverse event
Cross-sector learnings from an adverse event

Hear from individuals within different sectors about their own experience with adverse events, how they were managed and the learnings that have resulted from these. Facilitated by Michael Gorton, Chairman of the Board, Alfred Health.
 

Adverse events
Empowerment through communication; guiding our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through the pandemic
Empowerment through communication; guiding our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through the pandemic

Dr Hung The Nguyen talks through the challenge of providing accurate health information that is culturally appropriate for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities and how his clinic addressed this challenge.

Communication
COVID-19/Infection control
Cultural safety
Engagement
Health literacy
Primary & Community Care
The importance of communication for general practice during a pandemic
The importance of communication for general practice during a pandemic

In Australia, COVID-19 is challenging many aspects of the healthcare system and our frontline practitioners.

Communication
COVID-19/Infection control
Risk management
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