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27/11/2014

No CLABSIs since June

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6/11/2014

Carol Hodgson wins Senior Medical Staff Prize for Clinical/Public Health Research in Alfred Health Week Poster Competition

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5/11/2014


Dashiell Gantner wins Alfred Senior Medical Staff Prize for Clinical/Public Health Research

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28/10/2014

Vin Pellegrino and Steve Bernard in teams successful in winning NHMRC grants

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27/10/2014

Our Performance now available for public viewing

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22/10/2014

Alfred ICU wins 2 awards at prestigious Victorian Public Healthcare Awards

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21/10/2014

Professor Jamie Cooper is appointed as an Honorary Fellow within the Critical care and Trauma Division of the The George Institute for Global Health.

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20/10/2014

Ipad app 4 months old

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19/10/2014

Alfred ICU website has now been in operation for 46 months, having been launched on December 15, 2010.

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15/10/2015

Alfred Health was the Major Healthcare Partner for the 2014 Australian Transplant Games and Steve Philpot, one of the Alfred’s Intensivists, was the Transplant Games Medical Officer.


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14/10/2014

Steve McGloughlin wins Intensive Care Foundation Grant

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13/10/2014

The INTENSIVE blog turns 5 months!  

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13/10/2014

Alfred ICU makes finals in 2 more awards

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14/09/2014

Latest Alfred ICU Hand Hygiene audit cracks the 80% mark for the first time, exceeding the Department of Health KPI of 78% a

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02/09/2014

Jamie Cooper wins a SACS leadership Award

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26/08/2014

Dave Pilcher has been promoted to Adjunct Clinical Professor.

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26/08/2014

Another significant publication from Dashiell Gantner and Dave Pilcher.

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26/08/2014

ICU academic appointments

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21/08/2014

Alfred ICU wins another prize

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19/08/2014

Alfred ICU continues to be a "good outlier” for the fourth year in a row

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 12/08/2014

Director's mid year thoughts

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29/07/2014

Alfred ICU launches Ipad application for waiting room

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24/05/2014

Alfred ICU team wins Metropolitan Health Workforce Initiative Section of the inaugural People in Health Awards.

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24/05/2014

Alfred adds new monoplace hyperbaric chambers to its state of the art hyperbaric facility.

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21/05/2014

Alfred ICU launches INTENSIVE Blog  to assist education and knowledge translation.

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21/05/2014

Alfred ICU remains an outlier for its excellent patient outcomes for more than 2 years
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21/5/2014

In the last 3 years and 4 months the Alfred ICU website has had 122,350 visits from 79,709 individuals.

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20/05/2014

ICU team wins Award for Excellence in patient-centred care for their work on Behaviours of Concern

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20/05/2014
Alfred ICU team together with Hospital Redesign team, present "out of the dark: timely quality care after hours" at the 30th International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua) Conference in Edinburgh.

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13/05/2014

Maija Kaukonen,an Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at Monash University, together with  Dave Pilcher from Alfred ICU and Rinaldo Bellomo from the Austin ICU author a paper published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
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18/02/2014

Owen Roodenburg, deputy Director ICU and head of trauma ICU speaks to the Herald Sun about the hospital at night.

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18/02/2014

In January 2014, Prof Steve Bernard was presented with his Fellowship at the 43rd Congress in San Francisco, California, USA.

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30/12/2013

The Alfred ICU team was again placed as a top performing site in the Best of the Best award for International Nutrition Survey 2013.

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 30/12/2013

David Tuxen appointed adjunct clinical professor by Monash University

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18/11/2013

ALFRED ICU nurses discuss organ donation with THE AGE

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18/11/2013

ICU team participate in SBS Insight program

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12/11/2013 

Alfred Health wins honours at Healthcare Awards 

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16/11/2013

A conference entitled  "Collaborative Clinical Trials in Intensive Care Medicine", was held in Prato, Italy between June 5-7, 2013

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16/11/2013

Alfred joins European Commission in  largest Comparative Effectiveness project in Traumatic Brain Injury patients.

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16/11/2013

Alfred ICU wins first prize and an honorary mention in the 2013 HAI Awards.

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15/11/2013

Prof Jamie Cooper and his team at ANZIC-RC were successful in receiving a NHMRC project grant.

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30/10/2013

Professor Steve Bernard was part of a team that was successful in a NHMRC project grant.

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 16/10/2013

 Alfred ICU participates in The Alfred Hospital Trans-Institutional Exchange with Longgang Central Hospital, Shenzen China

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09/10/2013

Steve McGloughlin teaches BASIC in Fiji

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18/09/2013

ANZICS Australian Patient Database releases full year results

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18/09/2013

The Alfred hospital runs MRI heart trauma trial to help crash victims.

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25/8/2013

The Alfred ICU Foundation formally recognised as a major benefactor to the Alfred.

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22/8/2013
The Alfred hosted a thank-you function for the winner of the number plate auction


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15/8/2013
ANZICS and the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare  have developed a Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection (CLABSI) Reporting System

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8/8/2013

ICU Nurses win first prize.

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31/07/2013

Steve Bernard is accepted as a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine and awarded the honorary title FCCM.

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31/07/2013

Carol Hodgson attended the American Thoracic Society (ATS) Conference in Philadelphia, USA  using her SPHPM Travel grant.

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31/07/2013

Alfred's ICU identified  "as one of the best performing ICUs on analysis of Standardised Mortality Ratios over recent years." by ANZICS

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24/07/2013

The International Academy for Design & Health (IADH) launches it new publication "Australasian Healthcare Design 2000-2015"

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24/07/2013

Sold! On air auction raised $170,000 for Alfred. ICU to replace out of service bronchoscopes with new State of The Art Scopes.

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