Lead investigators of the PCHSS

About the NHMRC Partnership Centre for Health System Sustainability

The NHMRC Partnership Centre for Health System Sustainability (PCHSS) is hosted by the Australian Institute of Health Innovation at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. A collaborative research network of 17 lead investigators, 20 expert advisors, and over 40 system implementation partners from across the country, the PCHSS is committed to generating and disseminating research to improve the performance of the health system so that it delivers care efficiently and effectively over the long term.


The PCHSS Winter 2023 Newsletter is out now! In this edition, we cover new research on Vitamin D testing, telehealth, cardiovascular disease management, as well as recent awards and showcase highlights.

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How can we effectively improve the experience of patients when they interact with #Hospitals? In this new #openaccess paper, Corey Adams and @reemaharrison provide new insights in the Journal of Public Health: From Theory to Practice @SpringerNature.


We are proud to announce the title of Researcher of the Year for our Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research goes to Prof Reema Harrison @reemaharrison
Here’s a link to see all the amazing AIHI award winners.

Introducing the Model for Audit and Feedback Implementation at Scale published in @ImplementSci We identified 8 mechanisms by which audit & feedback reduced unwarranted clinical variation at scale with @NSWHealth @nswaci @bhiNSW @AIHI_MQ #ImpSci #LBVC

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The three numbers you need to know about healthcare: the 60-30-10 Challenge

Braithwaite J, Glasziou P, Westbrook J. 2020. BMC Medicine.


Waste in COVID-19 research

Glasziou P, Sander S, Hoffman T. 2020. The BMJ.

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The falling growth in the use of private hospitals in Australia

Bai T, Méndez S, Scott A, Yong J. 2020. Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research.


Changes in medication administration error rates associated with the introduction of electronic medication systems in hospitals: a multisite controlled before and after study

Westbrook J, Sunderland NS, Woods A, Raban M, Gates P, Li L. 2020. BMJ Health & Care Informatics.

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