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July 2014

Busiest US EDs Have Best Outcomes

Busiest US EDs Have Best Outcomes

Study objective:Although numerous studies have demonstrated a relationship between higher volume and improved outcomes in the delivery of health services, it has not been extensively explored in the emergency department (ED) setting. Therefore, we seek to examine the association between ED hospitalization volume and mortality for common high-risk conditions.
Methods:Using data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, a national sample of hospital discharges, we evaluated mortality overall and for 8 different diagnoses between 2005 and 2009 (total admissions 17.

Queenslanders respond to anti-smoking campaign

Minister for Health
The Honourable Lawrence Springborg
Queenslanders respond to anti-smoking campaign

The Queensland Quitline service has experienced its busiest month in seven years; driven by the success of a two-pronged State-Government advertising and legislative anti-smoking campaign. Health Minister Lawrence Springborg said Queensland smokers were responding to the Government campaign, with more than 3000 calls to and from the centre in May, 2014. “They’re calling Quitline for advice about how to butt out their bad habit,” said the Health Minister.

Did someone say cupcakes?

Did someone say cupcakes? Please see our attached newsletter for more information.
Have a great day!
Cheers, Sarah :)

RWC newsletter Jul14.pdf (PDF — 303 KB)


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