RICH Forum - call for abstracts

Virtual Forum – No Registration Fee – No Travel
Registrations Open
THEME: Collaborative teams
The ACI Rural Health Network proudly announces the
Rural Innovations Changing Healthcare (RICH) Forum
18th March 9am – 4pm
This statewide Forum is ‘virtual’ in design, linking 17 satellite hubs
via videoconference for a day showcasing innovative rural models
of care which have potential for broader implementation, to share
lessons learned, and increase collaboration across rural health
sectors. Registration is free of charge.
Invitation is extended to LHD staff, consumers, NSW
Ambulance, the Royal Flying Doctor Service, Residential Aged Care
Facility staff, GPs, Practice Nurses, Aboriginal Medical Services,
Medicare Locals to participate from any of the satellite hubs being
linked. This is a conference without the travel.
Come along for a session, or stay for the day!
A light lunch will be provided.
Find us on Twitter! #RICH2015
Join us at Participating Sites
Tweed Hospital
Lismore Base Hospital
Kempsey District
Port Macquarie
Rainbow Room
Ground Floor Crawford
Casement Room
Lesley Nicol
Amanda Page
Community Health
Steven Barber
Richard Cheney
Jennifer Wannan
Ann McCrae
Macksville Hospital
Orange Hospital
Dubbo Hospital
Executive Office
VC Lecture Theatre
Oncology Unit
Broken Hill
Goulburn Hospital
Kincumber Board Room
Meeting Room 3
Staff Education Centre
Bega Hospital
Temora Hospital
Young Hospital
Milton Ulladulla
Blue Meeting Room
Top Floor Education Room
Education Room
Cancer Care Meeting Room
Kate Lithgow
Patricia Croft
Wendy Grealy
Maureen Lynch
Joanne Garlick
Michael Wells
Muswellbrook Hospital
Moree Hospital
67 Albert St,Chatswood
Function Room
Yandhai Room, Level 7
Wendy Hordern
Bronwyn Cosh
Jenny Preece
Patients as Partners
Strengthening resilience of rural communities
through community development and capacity
building processes.
Resourceful and
creative approach to
an existing issue
Potential to be
taken up by other
health settings
sustainability in
embedding the change
Integrated Healthcare
Increased collaboration and decreased duplication
between health sectors
How to Register
Local Solutions
View the program and register to attend at
Healthy Living
Successful local solutions for local issues, the right skills
in the right place, resource sharing
Healthy lifestyles, uptake of community engagement
Building Partnerships
Exploring collaborative initiatives which a have become
every day practice
Jenny Preece
ACI Rural Health Network Manager
Phone: 0427 568 429 / 02 6692 7716