The Alfred Hospital Wins “The Metropolitan Health Workforce Initiative Award”.

Hosted by the Victorian Government’s Department of Health, the People in Health Summit, is the premier networking event for Australian health professionals and those involved in the education, training and development of our health workforce.

The Metropolitan Health Workforce Initiative Award recognizes an outstanding initiative or program, created and implemented in a metropolitan health context, which enhances the training and development experience of particular health learners during a given stage(s) of their careers.   The initiative must contribute positively to the creation and retention of a capable health workforce, and have a long-term impact upon the future health workforce in metropolitan Melbourne or Victoria more broadly.

This year the Alfred Health Redesigning Care department won The Metropolitan Health Workforce Initiative Award for their “Out of the dark” redesigning care program.   A program utilizing Carps Clinical at its heart to distribute, manage and monitor tasks performed by doctors and nurses overnight.

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