Posts Tagged ‘health promotion’

Royal Perth Hospital Injury-Related Admissions Reports

By Injury Matters • October 14th, 2020

Royal Perth Hospital have released five new reports, providing insight into the prevalence of preventable injury-related hospitalisations in Western Australia. The recently released reports cover injuries relating to; Workplaces, Road trauma, Horses, Dog bites, and Alcohol and Other Drugs. The reports highlight the number of injury-related admissions to Royal Perth Hospital in the ten-year periodmore…

2021 Injury Matters Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Awards

By Injury Matters • October 5th, 2020

The 2021 Injury Matters Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Awards recognise individuals and organisations who are having a positive impact on the community by conducting activities that aim to prevent and reduce the impact of injury within Western Australia. Applications for the Awards are open until Friday the 8th January 2021 and are encouraged frommore…

Health Promotion Strategic Framework 2017-2021

By • May 22nd, 2017

In WA in 2011 it is estimated that 435,000 years of healthy life were lost due to chronic disease or injury leading to premature death or disability1. Working towards reducing this prevalence, the WA Department of Health has released the Western Australian Health Promotion Strategic Framework 2017-2021. Guided by the four principles of; adopting amore…