Virtual Care

Improve equity of access and keep care closer to home for children & families.

Why is it a Hot Topic?

The COVID pandemic has obliged health services to embrace technology that enables the provision of virtual care to children & families creating an opportunity to improve equity of access to subspecialty expertise and keep care closer to home for children & families. In this forum members can learn about and share innovative models of virtual care.

Recent Conversations

These conversations and presentations are hosted in our online Members Community.
These pages can only be accessed by our members when they are logged into their accounts.

  • Virtual Emergency Department Triage at Northern Health – first of its kind in an Australian public health service. It enables patients to self-present to ED by using their phone or laptop.
  • RPA Virtual – challenges & successes of the first 1 months of one of Australia’s first virtual hospitals. won the 2020 Premier’s Award for Excellence in Digital Innovation

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All staff of member hospitals have access to these groups and the resources within.
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