ASSOCIATE SPONSORS

Queensland Mental Health Commission
The Queensland Mental Health Commission has been established to improve the mental health and wellbeing of all Queenslanders by driving reform of the mental health, alcohol and other drug and suicide prevention systems. The Commission’s efforts span a broad range of areas,
including health, employment, education, communities, sport and recreation, housing and justice.

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Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals

Lundbeck and Otsuka collaborate for the benefit of patients with mental disorders and together pursue a world-class partnership in the field of CNS disorders. We share knowledge and research experience to drive the development and commercialisation of innovative new products for the treatment of mental illnesses. We are pleased to support the ACMHN 2017 ASM and wish you a very successful meeting.
 

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Cairns Hospital and Health Service
The Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service (CHHHS) strives to provide excellence in health care, wellbeing, research and education in Far North Queensland. It provides an extensive range of health services at more than 30 regional, rural and remote facilities across a geographical
area of 142,900 square kilometres, ranging from Cairns to Tully in the south, Cow Bay in the north and Croydon in the west.

EXHIBITORS

BD

 

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. The company develops innovative technology, services and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical process for health care providers. BD has 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care bd.com

 

Central Queensland Mental Health and ATODS

 

Central Queensland Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drug Service (CQMHAODS) is expanding. A 32% increase in referral since 2013 has seen $4.3 million of recurrent funding recently announced to enhance capacity in the delivery of community services. 24 newly established career opportunities currently exist for professional enthusiastic individuals. Are you this person?

 

EMPrac, Queensland University of Technology

 

The e-Mental Health in Practice (eMHPrac) Project is funded by the Australian Government and raises awareness and knowledge of evidence-based digital mental health amongst health practitioners (GPs, Allied Health Professionals and service providers working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people), and provides free training and support.

 

Gold Coast Mental Health

 

In recent years, Gold Coast Health’s Mental Health and Specialist Services have seen rapid growth. Inpatient bed numbers have more than tripled from 44 to 152, and there are now two principal teaching hospital campuses, at Gold Coast University Hospital in Southport, and Robina Hospital. Our inpatient and outpatient teams work together to deliver a fully-integrated mental health service to the Gold Coast community, across a range of community and inpatient services, programs and service improvement initiatives.

 

 

HETI

 

Make a difference in mental health. HETI’s Applied Mental Health Studies postgraduate courses offers specialisations in Perinatal & Infant, Child & Adolescent, Adult and Older Person. Visit our stand at ACMHN2018 and ask us about our flexible delivery, application to practice, scholarships and FEE-HELP eligibility.

 

Medisure

 

Health Professionals Insurance is a division of Medisure Indemnity Australia, a specialist-underwriting agency for healthcare related risks, specifically Professional Indemnity and Commercial Property Risks. HPI Online offers a professional insurance solution to Nurses, Pharmacists, and Allied Health practitioners, at an affordable cost.

 

Mental Health & ATODS, Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service

 

Torres and Cape the “Tropical Nursing and Allied Health Adventure”

It’s hard to resist employment in the Torres Strait Cape York Peninsula QLD. The indigenous cultural aspects/landscapes/lifestyle make it a wonderful employment opportunity. You could be on your way to work via 4WD or helicopter plus free travel, accommodation, bills. Pop in and visit us at Torres & Cape booth.

 

Monash Health

 

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest, integrated public health service, providing care to a quarter of all Victorians at every stage of their life. From newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers, each year we provide more than 3.9 million episodes of care across 40 locations.

 

Nurse and Midwife Support

 

Nurse & Midwife Support (NM Support) is the national, 24/7 support service for nurses, midwives and students. The service is anonymous, confidential and free. NM Support provides brief intervention counselling and referral pathways 1800 667 877, www.nmsupport.org.au

 

Pathtech

 

Pathtech are an Australian owned company with more than 30 years’ experience in supplying workplaces, government departments, scientific and forensic communities with high quality products, including drug and alcohol testing devices. They provide cutting-edge solutions tailored to help meet customer’s needs. Pathtech are Australia’s largest supplier of saliva detection devices. The DrugWipe is used by Police in EVERY jurisdiction for roadside drug testing nationally. The Pathtech drug detection product ranges are designed and manufactured in strict compliance with the highest clinical standards.

 

University of Melbourne

 

The Department of Nursing at Melbourne School of Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne has prioritised the development of mental health nursing curriculum and have launched the on line Graduate Diploma of Mental Health Nursing for 2019. Our curricula reflects the needs of consumers, families and health services.

 

 

Your Nursing Agency

 

Your Nursing Agency (YNA) is a 100% Australian owned and operated company, focused on providing the best level of support to healthcare staff. Our business was founded to improve on the services offered by other agencies and provide nursing staff with a caring and personal approach.

Australian College of Mental Health Nurses

PO Box 154, Deakin West 

Canberra, ACT 2600

Australia

T: 02 6285 1078

E: events@acmhn.org

W: www.acmhn.org