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Case Study Series - ‘Home Power Savings Program’: Saving Energy in Low Income Households (Office of Environment and Heritage)
Case Study Series - ‘Between the Flags’: A Hospital Safety Net System to Save Lives (NSW Department of Health)
Unexpected deaths in hospitals are often preceded by warning signs, with up to 80% of cases having indicators of deterioration in the hours or days leading up to the death1. If these signals can be detected earlier, more lives can be saved. Despite these observations, not all hospitals have a systematic approach to the identification, review and rapid treatment of such patients.
Case Study Series - ‘Dark Side of Tanning’: Advertising to Change Tanning Attitudes and Behaviours (Cancer Institute NSW)
Each year, 1,600 Australians die from skin cancer, which is the highest incidence in the world.