ARCHI becomes the Innovation Exchange

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The Australian Resource Centre for Healthcare Innovations (ARCHI) website has been integrated into the Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI) website and forms the new Innovation Exchange.

New on ARCHI

Operating Theatre Efficiency

The Operating Theatre Efficiency program aims to develop strategies for hospitals to improve theatre efficiency in NSW. These strategies will include the recommendations in Auditor General’s Report on Operating Theatre Efficiency.


Featured Content

Essentials of Care

Essentials of Care (EOC) is a framework for the evaluation of the essential care provided at the clinical ward and unit level.

Using transformational practice development methodologies healthcare teams are engaged in the evaluation and development of the clinical care provided. 

Safe Clinical Handover Program

Safe Clinical Handover Program in NSW

The Safe Clinical Handover Program has been expanded to include three new projects:

  • JMO Clinical handover - Improving patient safety through consistent and quality clinical handover at all shift changes for Junior Medical Officers (JMOs).
  • GP/Hospital handover - The conceptualised GP/Hospital clinical handover project aims to improve transfer of clinical information in both directions between acute facilities and General Practice.
  • Ambulance to ED handover - The NSW Ambulance to Emergency Department project was established to develop a handover protocol that ensured the smooth transfer of pre-hospital care in the acute setting 


What is ARCHI?

The Australian Resource Centre for Healthcare Innovations (ARCHI) is a unique national information and networking service for health professionals.

ARCHI supports innovation in health care delivery by disseminating resources and fostering connections between health care providers and service managers who are involved in implementing change.