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This section will keep you up to date with project news and changes in the website as they occur during 2015.  You can also check out What's New in the Community or sign up for Twitter alerts.

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2015

Children's Cancer

A new website offers "step-by-step" guidance and "puts the disease into perspective" for families of children diagnosed with cancer. Children's Cancer includes information on types of childrens cancers and on living with cancer.

NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research established

NHMRC has engaged Alzheimer’s Australia to operate the NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research. The Institute will provide the platform for strategically expanding dementia research in Australia, ensure better integration with international research and form a focus for rapid translation of evidence into policy and practice.

Australia's welfare 2015

Australia's welfare 2015 is the 12th biennial welfare report of the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. This comprehensive report provides an authoritative overview of the wellbeing of Australians, examining a wide range of relevant topics.

nurses[HUB]news - August 2015 (493kb pdf)
The August 2015 edition of the nurses[HUB]news is now available.
Posted 19 August 2015

@CareSearch - August 2015 (1.35MB pdf)
The August 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 03 August 2015

ALLIEDhealth[HUB]news - July 2015 (101kb pdf)
The July 2015 edition of the Allied Health newsletter is now available.
Posted 09 July 2015

@CareSearch - July 2015 (875kb pdf)
The July 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 06 July 2015

RAC[HUB]news - Winter 2015 (503kb pdf)
The Winter 2015 edition of the Residential Aged Care newsletter is now available.
Posted 30 June 2015

@CareSearch - June 2015 (784kb pdf)
The June 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 01 June 2015

CareSearch funded until 2017
Funds for national palliative care projects have been announced. CareSearch has received funding to maintain the CareSearch website and its resources and to undertake several new projects.
Posted 26 May 2015
 
nurses[HUB]news - May 2015 (167kb pdf)
The May 2015 edition of the nurses[HUB]news is now available.
Posted 25 May 2015

ALLIEDhealth[HUB]news - May 2015 (96kb pdf)
The May 2015 edition of the Allied Health newsletter is now available.
Posted 14 May 2015

@CareSearch - May 2015 (728kb pdf)
The May 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 04 May 2015

Now Available: palliAGED
CareSearch has been involved in the development of palliAGED, a new smartphone app that helps GPs who are caring for older palliative patients living at home or in residential care.
Posted 30 April 2015

@CareSearch - April 2015 (726kb pdf)
The April 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 07 April 2015

RAC[HUB]news - Autumn 2015 (497kb pdf)
The Autumn 2015 edition of the Residential Aged Care newsletter is now available.
Posted 30 March 2015

ALLIEDhealth[HUB]news - March 2015 (131kb pdf)
The March 2015 edition of the Allied Health newsletter is now available.
Posted 12 March 2015

@CareSearch - March 2015 (714kb pdf)
The March 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 02 March 2015

CareSearch Visitor

Karen Charnley, Programme Manager of the All-Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC) has been visiting the CareSearch Porject. AIIHPC is an all island organisation, comprised of a consortium of health agencies and universities, all working to improve the experience of supportive, palliative and end-of-life care for the population in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern Ireland. AIIHPC brings together the key areas of Education, Research, Policy and Practice (www.aiihpc.org).Karen came to learn more about our history and our work and it was a great opportunity to share information on palliative care, websites and knowledge translation.

nurses[HUB]news - February 2015 (190kb pdf)
The February 2015 edition of the nurses[HUB]news is now available.
Posted 19 February 2015

@CareSearch - February 2015 (737kb pdf)
The February 2015 edition of the @CareSearch newsletter is now available.
Posted 02 February 2015

ALLIEDhealth[HUB]news - January 2015 (119kb pdf)
The January 2015 edition of the Allied Health newsletter is now available.
Posted 15 January 2015

CareSearch develops Decision Assist resources

CareSearch is a consortium partner for the Decision Assist program. A set of resources has been developed by the CareSearch team to support the Decision Assist Program. They include: Last updated on 25 August 2015