Hotel quarantine agency audits workforce after ‘narcissistic' perjurer scores job
Nelly Yoa, a serial self-promoter who was this week convicted of assault, trained to be a floor monitor in Victoria's quarantine program.
3 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Gender equality commissioner to oversee sexual harassment audit
Australia's first Public Sector Gender Equality Commissioner will ask the state's 300 state employers to audit incidence of sexual harassment.
6 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Top US Austal executive jumps ship after audit flags governance issues
Shares in local shipbuilder Austal tanked following the resignation of its US president in the wake of an external investigation that uncovered problems with budgeting and ship...
11 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Deeply troubling cuts to federal spending watchdog
Auditor-General Grant Hehir has sounded the alarm over severe budget cuts to the National Audit Office which, he says, will make his important role much more difficult.
12 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
‘Alarm bells': Auditor-General budget cuts will see agencies avoid scrutiny for decades
The Auditor-General says some government agencies will only face scrutiny once every 20 years after budget pressures forced him to cut the number of audits and their scope.
15 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Study examines to what extent surgical site infection rates correlate with surveillance quality audits
The incidence of surgical site infections after an operation is an important quality indicator for hospitals.
15 days ago - News Medical
This ‘American Idol' Contestant Might Be The Next Kelly Clarkson
Is Grace Kinstler the next American Idol contestant to watch? The judges sure think so The season 4 premiere of American Idol pretty much ran the usual gamut, from strange...
19 days ago - Scary Mommy
Ventilation assessments overlooked in hotel quarantine relaunch
AMA Victoria had been calling for the release of a ventilation audit for the airport Holiday Inn, which they now suspect does not exist.
22 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Norwegian controls on RTE food good, but issues found
A remote audit has found that Norway complies with European hygiene requirements for ready-to-eat food but there are areas for improvement. The EFTA Surveillance Authority...
22 days ago - Food Safety - 2 articles
How Uli Latukefu Turned a Failed Reality Show Audition Into a Role on Young Rock
The Australian actor shares with Men's Health his transformation into The Rock for the NBC sitcom.
23 days ago - Mens health - 2 articles
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Vaccine export blocker Italy has largest AstraZeneca reserves in EU
No European Union country has a bigger stock of AstraZeneca vaccines or has used a smaller percentage of its stock than Italy, analysis shows.
DR ELLIE CANNON: How do I get more sleeping pills now GP has cut mine?
Today DR ELLIE CANNON advises a reader who is concerned that her GP has reduced the number of sleeping tablets they have been prescribed forcing her to consider sourcing drugs...
HEALTH NOTES: One in two Britons claim they are clueless about what sort of...
A study of 2,000 UK adults surveyed by Asian food brand Itsu found 49 per cent said they had 'no clue' what a nutritious meal include, with two-thirds of people baffled by...
EVE SIMMONS: I did the new DIY smear test in my office loo
EVE SIMMONS: I am standing in the toilet at work with my trousers around my ankles. An NHS instruction manual is balanced on the loo seat about how to take a DIY smear test.
VIVIENNE PARRY: Should Covid-19 vaccines be mandatory for NHS staff?
NHS staff might be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine if they want to work in the health service according to indications coming from government sources, writes VIVIENNE PARRY.
Why teenage pupils should wear masks in class
Last week the Department for Education issued guidance for the safe reopening of schools. Along with regular self-testing for secondary-school children, many must wear masks.
New hope for advanced kidney cancer patients
Renal cell carcinoma, the most common form of kidney cancer, can quickly spread through the body and if diagnosed at a late stage it is usually inoperable, with patients given...
Why are more and more mothers pretending their child?
Medics are being trained to spot evidence of Munchausen syndrome by proxy which sees parents deliberately lying about their child's symptoms so they have to go unnecessary tests.
Marcia wants other mature women seeking work to know: ‘We have got this'
‘Little notes of hope' and self-belief are getting mature women back to work.
Ninth day of no new cases with GPs starting COVID jab rollout in two weeks
Victoria has recorded non new cases for the ninth day in a row and zero cases in hotel quarantine, with GPs to start vaccinating Victorians against the virus in a fortnight.