Success: 'Wiser healthcare: better value care for all Australians' has received funding from the NHMRC. CIs include Kirsten McCaffery, Stacy Carter, Alexandra Barratt, Katy Bell, Ray Moynihan, Denise O’Connor, Rachelle Buchbinder, Nehmat Houssami and Paul Glasziou. The CRE will develop "a new solutions-based approach" to overuse of unnecessary, ineffective healthcare.
Read the Croakey Health Media article. Too often, research excludes the voices of culturally and linguistically diverse communities. This is true of COVID-19 research both in Australia and internationally. But as the recent outbreak continues to plague Sydney’s most diverse Local Government Areas, the necessity of hearing those voices is [...]
Read The Conversation article. As Sydney’s COVID-19 outbreak continues to grow, the message has shifted to urgently “get the jab”. And people’s motivation to get vaccinated is increasing. But with ever-changing advice, many people are confused about which vaccine they’re eligible for and where to get an appointment. Our recent review, [...]
Read The Conversation article. Between vaccine supply issues, confusion about the role of GPs, and changed advice for AstraZeneca, the Australian COVID-19 vaccine rollout is well behind schedule. How can we make it easier for the majority of Australians who want to be vaccinated? Especially given all Australians over 50 years of age [...]
Wiser Healthcare's Dr Ray Moynihan, from Bond University, will moderate conversations with Professors Rachelle Buchbinder and Ian Harris, speaking on their explosive new book "Hippocrasy: how doctors are betraying their oath" and with Dr Ranjana Srivastava - author, oncologist and well-known Guardian columnist. Jan Donovan from the Consumers' Health Forum [...]