HEALTH INSURANCE: What our students say

HEALTH INSURANCE: What our students say

Ropafadzo: I think before you come to Perth, you definately do need to have your health insurance organised because you never know when you are going to need it. I personally have used my health insurance several times.

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Layperson vs. The Expert: American Healthcare Edition

Layperson vs. The Expert: American Healthcare Edition

They also call it Obamacare. I believe it was started by Barack Obama and then it’s more related to insuring healthcare for everybody. I know what it is, I’m just thinking of the best way to say what it is. The Affordable Care Act is an act passed in 2010 that expanded healthcare coverage in […]

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Self-Care is Never a Selfish Thing

Self-Care is Never a Selfish Thing

Hi everyone, my name is Wilson Leung and I’m the director of the Graduate Leadership Institute and today I’m here at a marina in Vancouver and it is so good to see many people walking, jogging, biking and boating just enjoying nature and the outdoors – and it reminds me of the importance of taking […]

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The Necessity of Self-Care

The Necessity of Self-Care

I think those of us who are really caring, especially caring professionals, but I think all of us who are compassionate, we’re the worst people to know how to psychologically and spiritually feed ourselves. I think it’s almost like we eat whatever comes along. I think that what I call that famous philosopher who died […]

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The Empathy Simulator: Curtin develops hi-tech simulations for healthcare trainees

Dr Janet Beilby: How do you prepare health students to work in demanding, complex and often emotional situations? The best way is to place them in real-life clinical situations, or at least simulate these as closely as possible. Voice Over: Unfortunately, clinical placements are limited and very costly. Alternatively, such as using trained actors to […]

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The Master of Public Health MPH Degree – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

The Master of Public Health MPH Degree – Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

[MUSIC PLAYING] MARIE DIENER-WEST: A master of public health a degree is, really, a recognized broad based degree. So you have a requirement to get a little taste of everything, but then you are able to make the program what you want it to be to fit your needs. SPEAKER 2: If you’re going to […]

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Primary health care services in remote communities

Primary health care services in remote communities

My name’s Robyn McDermott. I’m a public health doctor and for 25 years I’ve been working in rural and remote areas in primary health care and particularly looking at the health transition and the fact that now we’re faced with a big health gap between people living in remote areas and everybody else, indigenous people […]

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