Data Collaboration Network and Innovation Collaboration Network Meetings

Location: Woden, Australian Capital Territory
Venue: Hellenic Club, Matilda Street
Date: 06 December 2016 9:30am to 06 December 2016 04:00pm

The seventh meeting of the Data Collaboration Network and the fourth meeting of the Innovation Collaboration Network was hosted by ACT Health in Canberra.

Data Collaboration Network Meeting
The Data Collaboration Network seeks opportunities for better use of health data in Australia, including promoting the potential for cross-sector collaboration.

Presentations included:

  • Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation
    Dr Anna Lewis and Hayley Forbes, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
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  • Using Long-term Cohort Data to Inform Policy and Healthcare: 12 Years of The PATH Through Life Project
    Professor Kaarin Anstey, Director Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing, Australian National University
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  • POLAR System: What is it and how can it support general practice and PHNs?
    Natalie Rinehart and Jason Ferrigii, Melbourne East GP Network
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  • Use of Emergency Departments and GP Services in 2013-14
    Sarah Jones and Tracie Reinten, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
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Innovation Collaboration Network Meeting
The Innovation Collaboration Network provides opportunities to air new and innovative ideas and solutions and expose participants to new ideas, technologies and techniques.

Presentations included:

  • HealthHack 2016 - how hackathons can help find innovative solutions to important problems
    Dr Karmen Condic-Jurkic, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Australian National University
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  • Choosing Wisely in Australia - beyond the lists
    Dr Robyn Linder, NPS Medicinewise
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  • The power of consumer data points - lessons from the development o fa perinatal mental health tool
    Audra Millis, Head of Health Content Solutions, Bupa