Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is an innovative, award-winning web resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health by making the evidence base freely accessible via the Internet www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au. Since 1997, the HealthInfoNet is helping to close the gap in health between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians providing workforce support. Their knowledge exchange research aims at providing the knowledge and information needed for practitioners and policy-makers to make informed decisions. The HealthInfoNet provides information that is timely, accessible and relevant to the health workforce.
Bloodsafe eLearning Australia
BloodSafe eLearning Australia provides online education for health professionals on clinical transfusion practice and patient blood management. All courses are based on published guidelines, evidence-based practice and expert opinion. All courses are free to access.
COPE’s purpose is to prevent and improve the quality of life of those living with emotional and mental health problems that occur in the perinatal period. COPE’s vision is a connected, informed and empowered community that supports women and their families to achieve strong and enduring mental health during pregnancy and the year following birth. We also serve to equip health professionals with knowledge, skills and confidence so that they can provide safe and effective care.
Dementia Australia: Centre for Dementia Learning
Dementia Australia's Centre for Dementia Learning provides a range of nationally accredited courses and award-winning professional dementia education.
Department of Health
This Australian Government Department of Health 30-minute online training module is for health care workers in all settings. It covers the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19. This training module covers the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19 including: COVID-19 – what is it? Signs and symptoms Keeping safe – protecting yourself and others Myth-busting
The Heart Foundation fund life-saving heart research and work to improve heart disease prevention and care for all Australians. More than 620,000 Australians are living with heart disease and each year approximately 54,000 Australians suffer a heart attack. The Heart Foundation is dedicated to making a real difference to the heart health of Australians. Every day, our work includes: funding world-class cardiovascular research; guiding health professionals on preventing and treating heart disease; educating Australians about making healthy choices; supporting people living with heart conditions; advocating to government and industry to improve heart health in Australia.
NPS MedicineWise is an independent, not-for-profit and evidence-based organisation that works to improve the way medicines, medical tests and health technologies are prescribed and used. We provide health professionals with a range of Continuous Professional Development resources that keep them up to date and enhance their expertise.
Nurse and Midwife Support
Nurse & Midwife Support is the national, 24/7 support service for nurses, midwives and students. The service is anonymous, confidential and free. Services provided include brief intervention counselling, referral pathways and web based content that supports the health and well being of nurses and midwives. Phone: 1800 667 877, Web: www.nmsupport.org.au - Your health matters.
Nursing Education Network
This educational website is created by nurses specifically for nurse educators. Education theory, simulation, research and social media are part of this e-learning experience. The aim is to create a resource for nurses to access, share and develop a learning community using open access resources. The posts we create are based on micro-learning, so they are focused quick snippets for learning on the go. You are invited to use our content to help others learn, all we ask is that you spread the word about #FOANed (Free Open Access Nursing Education).
Pharmaceutical Society of Australia
The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) is the only Australian Government-recognised, peak national professional pharmacy organisation, representing all of Australia’s 31,000 pharmacists working in all sectors and across all locations. PSA is committed to improving Australia’s health through excellence in pharmacist care. PSA believes the expertise of pharmacists can be better utilised to address the healthcare needs of all Australians. PSA works to identify, unlock and advance opportunities for pharmacists to realise their full potential, to be appropriately recognised and fairly remunerated. PSA has a strong and engaged membership base that provides high-quality healthcare and are the custodians for safe and effective medicine use for the Australian community. PSA leads and supports innovative and evidence-based healthcare service delivery by pharmacists. PSA provides high-quality practitioner development and practice support to pharmacists and is the custodian of the professional practice standards and guidelines to ensure quality and integrity in the practice of pharmacy.
Formally known as Nursing Knowledge International, Sigma Marketplace is a wholly-owned, 501(c)3 not-for-profit subsidiary of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. We are committed to providing evidence-based knowledge solutions developed for nurses by nurses. Sigma Marketplace offers free and fee-based content developed by leading organizations around the globe.