Project Warehouse

The 2013 Lake Maintenance Innovation Awards program brings together the Community Service Excellence Awards and the Health Services Innovations in Practice Awards for the first time. The Awards program provides an opportunity for people working in Community and Health Services to be recognised for their inspiring and innovative work.

The Awards categories for 2013 are:

  • Best Team Contribution for Service Excellence
  • Leadership Award for Safety and Quality
  • Leadership Award for New Ways of Working

Judging of the Award categories was completed in September 2013 and focused on innovative work that improved patient/client care as well as:

For the 2013 Awards, the Community Leadership Award for New Ways of Working was presented in honour of Mike Willie, a colleague and a friend who passed away unexpectedly earlier in 2013.

The project warehouse has been established to showcase the applicants for 2013, their innovations and the impact these projects have had on the delivery of Community and Health Services.

For more information about the 2013 Lake Maintenance Innovation Awards and the winners click on the following link Click here

The applicants are listed below, move your cursor to the title and click on the title to find out about the project. To view the Health Service applicants posters click on the link below each application.

Community Services Applicants

1. Appin Hall Children’s Foundation- Ronnie and Maggie Burns
2. Mission Australia- Co-ordinator Grandparents and Kinship Raising Children- Kim Singleton
3. Mission Australia- Integrated Family Support Worker – Katrina O’Malley
4. Autism Tasmania- Autism Tasmania Staff Group
5. Housing Tasmania- Liz Murray, Sherri McKenna and Andrew Muskett
6. Veranto Person centred Training team- Natalie Rose, Ian Hopkins, Sonya Fisher and Anthony Ozols
7. Mission Australia U-Turn Literacy and Numeracy program
8. Veranto Disability Support Worker- Jeannie-Maree Shoobert
9. Housing Australia Stainforth Court Re Housing- Euan Bennett, Terri Clifford, Tandy Gill, Mark Bortkiewicz and Gail Parker
10. COTA Tasmanian Elder Financial Abuse (You’re Worth It) Peer Education Project Team
11. Women’s Legal Service Tasmania
12. Anglicare Tasmanian Early Years Specialist- Emma Oakley, Priscilla Best and Dannii Norton
13. Disability Reform – Negotiation team and Implementation team
14. Optia – Geraldine Harwood
15. STAR Tasmania and Disability and Community Services- Maralinga Drive Staff
16. Sustainable Living Tasmania Inc- Anton Vikstrom
17. Good Beginnings Australia Family Support practitioner Network – South- Donna Evans
18. Mission Australia Housing- Michael Cassel
19. Housing Tasmania- Housing Connect Collaborative Group
20. Performance and Evaluation Unit Children and Youth Services
21. St Michaels Association Inc.
22. Disability Reform State Government Negotiation Team and Implementation Team
  
Health Services Applicants
1. Car safety with our little people - Child Protection Services
2. Criteria & Assessment Led Referral Protocols – Ambulance Tasmania

Criteria & Assessment Led Referral Protocols – Ambulance Tasmania- poster
3. Clinical Audit Plan- Ambulance Tasmania

Clinical Audit Plan- Ambulance Tasmania- Poster
4. Eastern Shore Leg Club (Legs Get Together)- Eastern Shore Community Nursing, Clarence Integrated Care Centre

Eastern Shore Leg Club (Legs Get Together)- Eastern Shore Community Nursing, Clarence Integrated Care Centre- Poster
5. Farm Feast North East- North Eastern Soldier’s Memorial Hospital: Scottsdale

Farm Feast North East- North Eastern Soldier’s Memorial Hospital: Scottsdale- poster
6. Physiotherapy Lower Back Pain Drop In Clinics- Community Physiotherapy, Clinical Support Services

Physiotherapy Lower Back Pain Drop In Clinics- Community Physiotherapy, Clinical Support Services- poster
7. FYI - Ambulance Tasmania

FYI - Ambulance Tasmania- poster
8. Community Emergency Response Teams - Ambulance Tasmania

Community Emergency Response Teams - Ambulance Tasmania- poster
9. Business Planning and Values Process- Ambulance Tasmania

Business Planning and Values Process- Ambulance Tasmania-poster
10. Improving Patient Experience by Improving Service Quality- - Ambulance Tasmania

Improving Patient Experience by Improving Service Quality- - Ambulance Tasmania-poster
11. eRetrieval: The development of a Virtual Community of Practice to support the education and clinical practice of nurses, paramedics and doctors who utilise the critical care retrieval services of Ambulance Tasmania- Ambulance Tasmania

eRetrieval: The development of a Virtual Community of Practice to support the education and clinical practice of nurses, paramedics and doctors who utilise the critical care retrieval services of Ambulance Tasmania- Ambulance Tasmania- poster
12. Positive Workplace Strategy- Ambulance Tasmania
13.
Development of Clinical Pathways to Streamline Care for Patients Presenting with Suspected Cardiac Chest Pain- Emergency Department, Royal Hobart Hospital

Development of Clinical Pathways to Streamline Care for Patients Presenting with Suspected Cardiac Chest Pain- Emergency Department, Royal Hobart Hospital-poster
14. THO North West Community Health Nursing Goals / Care Plan project- THO NW Community Nursing Service (Burnie/Wynyard, Ulverstone & Devonport)

THO North West Community Health Nursing Goals / Care Plan project- THO NW Community Nursing Service (Burnie/Wynyard, Ulverstone & Devonport)-poster
15. Mind the Gaps: the use of an electronic projected database in multidisciplinary meetings to focus on safe, timely interventions, and continuity of care throughout a client’s care pathway- Eastern Adult Community Mental Health Service, based at Clarence Integrated Care Centre

Mind the Gaps: the use of an electronic projected database in multidisciplinary meetings to focus on safe, timely interventions, and continuity of care throughout a client’s care pathway- Eastern Adult Community Mental Health Service, based at Clarence Integrated Care Centre-poster
16. The Introduction of Teams and Streams Emergency Department Royal Hobart Hospital- Emergency Department, Royal Hobart Hospital

The Introduction of Teams and Streams Emergency Department Royal Hobart Hospital- Emergency Department, Royal Hobart Hospital-poster
17. Stanford Chronic Disease Self Management Program 2012 -2013/ Get the Most Out of Life.-Policy and Planning Population Health

Stanford Chronic Disease Self Management Program 2012 -2013/ Get the Most Out of Life.-Policy and Planning Population Health-poster
18. Workplace Health Savings calculator- Population Health

Workplace Health Savings calculator- Population Health-poster
19. Healthy Workplace Resource Toolkit- Population Health

Healthy Workplace Resource Toolkit- Population Health-poster
20.
Establishment of a Fast Stream Day Rehabilitation Unit in Southern Tasmania - Complex, Chronic and Community Service, Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmanian Heath Organisation South

Establishment of a Fast Stream Day Rehabilitation Unit in Southern Tasmania - Complex, Chronic and Community Service, Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmanian Heath Organisation South-poster
21. School Nurse Pilot Project- THO North West – Youth Health Service

School Nurse Pilot Project- THO North West – Youth Health Service-poster
22. Child and Adolescent Outpatient’s Service - Paediatrics, Women’s and Children’s Services, Launceston General Hospital, Tasmanian Health Organisation – North

Child and Adolescent Outpatient’s Service - Paediatrics, Women’s and Children’s Services, Launceston General Hospital, Tasmanian Health Organisation – North-poster
23.
Special Operations Vehicle - Ambulance Tasmania

Special Operations Vehicle - Ambulance Tasmania-poster
24.
Strategic Planning with a community - common touch- Your future – our plan – THO-North Primary Health -Beaconsfield District Health Service

Strategic Planning with a community - common touch- Your future – our plan – THO-North Primary Health -Beaconsfield District Health Service-poster
25.
Electronic Patient Care Record system upgrade - Ambulance Tasmania

Electronic Patient Care Record system upgrade - Ambulance Tasmania-poster
26.
The Tasmanian Electronic Medicines Formulary-Better Hospital Medicines Information at the click of a button - Medication Strategy and Reform/ State-wide Pharmacy/ THO-S/NW&N

The Tasmanian Electronic Medicines Formulary-Better Hospital Medicines Information at the click of a button - Medication Strategy and Reform/ State-wide Pharmacy/ THO-S/NW&N-poster
27.
The ‘Simulated Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SSAFE) Pilot program: A project partnership to improve the outcomes of sexual assault forensic examinations by delivering the training and skills maintenance for Forensic Nurse Examiners (FNE) – State-wide Forensic Medical Services

The ‘Simulated Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SSAFE) Pilot program: A project partnership to improve the outcomes of sexual assault forensic examinations by delivering the training and skills maintenance for Forensic Nurse Examiners (FNE) – State-wide Forensic Medical Services-poster
28.
Rural Primary Health Service Nordic Walking Program- Central Highlands Rural Primary Health Service(CHRPHS); Southern Midlands Rural Primary Health Service (SMRPHS); Bruny Island Rural Primary Health Service (BIRPHS)

Rural Primary Health Service Nordic Walking Program- Central Highlands Rural Primary Health Service(CHRPHS); Southern Midlands Rural Primary Health Service (SMRPHS); Bruny Island Rural Primary Health Service (BIRPHS)-poster
29.
Child Health and Parenting Service Model of Care - Child Health and Parenting Service within Children and Youth Services

Child Health and Parenting Service Model of Care - Child Health and Parenting Service within Children and Youth Services-poster
30.
Planning Care in the Community- Glamorgan Spring Bay Community Nursing, Complex, Chronic and Community Service, Southern Tasmania Area Health Service, THO – South

Planning Care in the Community- Glamorgan Spring Bay Community Nursing, Complex, Chronic and Community Service, Southern Tasmania Area Health Service, THO – South-poster
31.
THO-NW Physiotherapy Falls and Balance Group- Physiotherapy Department THO- North West

THO-NW Physiotherapy Falls and Balance Group- Physiotherapy Department THO- North West -poster
32.
Development of a Home Therapies First Policy- Royal Hobart Hospital Renal Services

Development of a Home Therapies First Policy- Royal Hobart Hospital Renal Services-poster
33.
Place Based approach to delivering services to Housing Tasmania clients- Housing Tasmania, Housing Operations, North West Area, (Burnie)

Place Based approach to delivering services to Housing Tasmania clients- Housing Tasmania, Housing Operations, North West Area, (Burnie)-poster
34.
Implementation of the Breast Screen Tasmania Continuity of Care Program (for Tasmanian women diagnosed with cancer through Breast Screen Tasmania)- Cancer Screening and Control Services Tasmania
35.
Standardising Wound Action Team (S.W.A.T) - Area Clinical Services North (Primary Health)

Standardising Wound Action Team (S.W.A.T) - Area Clinical Services North (Primary Health)-poster
36.
Diabetes and oral health complication screening service-THO-South Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes
37. Telehealth Consultation Pilot, North West Tasmania- Service Planning and Design, System Purchasing and Performance

Telehealth Consultation Pilot, North West Tasmania- Service Planning and Design, System Purchasing and Performance-poster
38.
Midwifery Group practice (MGP) Pilot project- THO-South Women’s Adolescent and Children’s Services, Royal Hobart Hospital.

Midwifery Group practice (MGP) Pilot project- THO-South Women’s Adolescent and Children’s Services, Royal Hobart Hospital-poster
39.
Cardiology Telehealth Pilot Telehealth home monitoring in heart failure patients - Complex, Chronic and Community Service (CCCS)

Cardiology Telehealth Pilot Telehealth home monitoring in heart failure patients - Complex, Chronic and Community Service (CCCS)-poster
40.
Provox Consumables for Laryngectomy Patients - HO- North West: Operating Theatre North West Regional Hospital Burnie

Provox Consumables for Laryngectomy Patients - HO- North West: Operating Theatre North West Regional Hospital Burnie-poster
41.
Infection Control During Construction and Renovation, THO-South Royal Hobart Hospital Redevelopment

Infection Control During Construction and Renovation, THO-South Royal Hobart Hospital Redevelopment-poster
42.
Tasmanian Head Injury & Neurotrauma Group Objective (THINGO) – THO-South Pathology Services Royal Hobart Hospital

Tasmanian Head Injury & Neurotrauma Group Objective (THINGO) – THO-South Pathology Services Royal Hobart Hospital-poster
43.
NWAHS Education & Research Team, Learning Series: Recognising and Responding to Clinical Deterioration- THO - North West: Nursing Midwifery Education Unit, North West Regional Hospital Burnie

NWAHS Education & Research Team, Learning Series: Recognising and Responding to Clinical Deterioration- THO - North West: Nursing Midwifery Education Unit, North West Regional Hospital Burnie-poster
44.
Tasmania's new Mental Health Act 2013: leading the nation and Australasia in mental health law- Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Directorate

Tasmania's new Mental Health Act 2013: leading the nation and Australasia in mental health law- Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Directorate-poster
45.
Implementation of an early recognition and response system for clinical deterioration in adult in-patients in an acute care facility- Quality, Risk and Patient Safety Unit, THO– North
46.
Initiative to support safer and effective vaccinations practices: Postnatal Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) following routine antenatal rubella screening - THO-South Safety & Quality Unit

Initiative to support safer and effective vaccinations practices: Postnatal Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) following routine antenatal rubella screening - THO-South Safety & Quality Unit-poster
47.
The Moving on Program (Mop) - Child Protection Services South Children and Youth Services

The Moving on Program (Mop) - Child Protection Services South Children and Youth Services-poster
48.
'Outbreak management toolkit' or ‘preparation, preparation, preparation’- Infection Control, THO- North West
49.
Recycling in the Operating Theatre Department- THO – North West – Mersey Community Hospital – Operating Theatre

Recycling in the Operating Theatre Department- THO – North West – Mersey Community Hospital – Operating Theatre-poster
50.
The Cancer Screening and Control Services Reaching Out Tasmanian Community Volunteer Program- Cancer Screening and Control Services Tasmania
51.
Life Guard – Early Recognition and Response to Clinical Deterioration - THO South Safety and Quality Unit

Life Guard – Early Recognition and Response to Clinical Deterioration - THO South Safety and Quality Unit-poster
52.
Mortuary autopsy roller table THO- North Work Health and Safety Team, Human Resources Department