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Health

Contains 74 Videos

Home Is Where the Heart Stops

Home Is Where the Heart Stops

From award-winning producers, Home Is Where the Hearts Stops is a comprehensive CPR training video, but not as you know it! Written according to latest international resuscitation guidelines for audiences young and old of all learning styles,...Show More
Focusing on Early Years

Focusing on Early Years

This video resource looks at various aspects of the early years setting from the basics of health and safety to areas of employment within this rewarding industry. The topics of preventing accidents, controlling infections, and types of early...Show More
Types of Behaviours of Concern

Types of Behaviours of Concern

Workers in community or health services will from time to time encounter people exhibiting behaviours of concern. This collection of short programmes outlines common examples of difficult and challenging behaviours as well as providing...Show More
Community

Community

First Aid Emergencies

Accidents and injuries occur without warning. When incidents happen in public places, often the welfare of the victim depends on the level of help they receive before qualified paramedics or other professionals can attend to them. For this...Show More
Sensory Loss and Ageing

Sensory Loss and Ageing

The decline or total loss of any of the five senses has an enormous impact on an older person's independence and the quality of life they enjoy. This interview led programme outlines the difficulties and behaviours a carer may encounter as a...Show More
Marijuana and the Teenage Brain

Marijuana and the Teenage Brain

This fantastic video resource informs students about the latest research on the effects of marijuana on the brain. Animated graphics clearly shows how THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, hijacks the brain's endocannabinoid system and harms...Show More
Medication Administration: Healthcare Essentials

Medication Administration: Healthcare Essentials

This program is comprised of 10 short programmes, each addressing practical techniques and protocols in the administering of medications. This includes essential requirements for preparing medications and clients, as well as dealing with...Show More
First Aid Techniques

First Aid Techniques

Anywhere in the community or in the home, emergencies can occur, which require the administration of first aid. This collection of video resources provides an overview of the main areas of first aid training, including: what to do in an...Show More
Supporting People with Disabilities

Supporting People with Disabilities

Working with people with disabilities is challenging and highly rewarding. This interview led programme discusses: the complex issues facing people with disability; effective communication; supporting rights, interests and needs; supporting a...Show More
Understanding Aged Care

Understanding Aged Care

Working with people with disabilities is challenging and highly rewarding. This interview led programme discusses: the complex issues facing people with disability; effective communication; supporting rights, interests and needs; supporting a...Show More
Professional Boundaries in Health Care

Professional Boundaries in Health Care

Professional boundaries refer to the distinctions that a worker or professional or group of professionals make between acceptable and unacceptable behaviour. In the delivery of health care services, they are critical to maintain a proper,...Show More
Meeting Individual Needs

Meeting Individual Needs

Providing health and care services to recipients has changed significantly in recent decades. Not only have technology and medical science progressed considerably, but approaches to service provision have also shifted. Today, the service user is...Show More
Dying High 2: Real Stories of Drugged Driving

Dying High 2: Real Stories of Drugged Driving

WARNING: This video contains real-life footage of car accidents with graphic scenes. The original award-winning Dying High gave viewers an unblinking look at what happens when teens overdose on alcohol or other drugs. This new programme moves...Show More
Case Management in Health Care

Case Management in Health Care

Case management is becoming a prominent and successful tool of modern healthcare. Putting the client firmly at the centre of a collaborative process, it can be mediated by doctors, social workers, nurses, and a range of vocationally qualified...Show More
Psychological Factors

Psychological Factors

Influences on Health and Wellbeing

Wellbeing is not just about a healthy body – it is critical to maintain a healthy and active mind as well. There are many psychological factors that contribute to an individual’s state of health, and maintaining perspective and balance is...Show More
Practitioner Roles

Practitioner Roles

To effectively deliver its products or services, any organisation must have certain fundamentals in place, including a positive and constructive organisational culture, a clear mission statement that effectively articulates its purpose and...Show More
William James: The Psychology of Possibilities

William James: The Psychology of Possibilities

Giants of Psychology

William James, more than anyone else, was responsible for introducing the wide range of topics that now comprise the broad field of psychology. In his magnificent text, The Principles of Psychology, he explored and expanded what was then known...Show More
Team Building For Nurses

Team Building For Nurses

Team nursing is founded on a philosophy that supports the achievement of goals through group action. Under the team nursing model, all members are encouraged to make suggestions and share ideas. Successful implementation of team nursing results...Show More
Infection Control in Health Care

Infection Control in Health Care

Infection control in a health care setting is a fundamental responsibility shared by all staff. This video resource will ensure that infection control is front of mind for every worker. It starts by outlining the four principles of infection...Show More
Adult Health and Development

Adult Health and Development

The health of individuals and communities worldwide is affected by a complex combination of factors. Where we live, our environment, genetics, income, education level, and our personal relationships all influence our health. This insightful...Show More
Stroke Victim Rehabilitation

Stroke Victim Rehabilitation

The goal of post-stroke rehabilitation is to enable an individual who has survived a stroke to reach the highest possible level of independence and be as productive as possible. Nurses are integral to the multidisciplinary team responsible for a...Show More
Risk Management for Nurses

Risk Management for Nurses

Nursing, like any job, has its inherent risks. But in nursing, more than other fields, risks present themselves on a daily basis, and the impact of these risks can have serious consequences. It is critically important then for nurses to be aware...Show More
Communication Skills for Nurses

Communication Skills for Nurses

Health professionals have a responsibility to provide clear, concise and appropriate information to colleagues, patients and the wider community. This essential programme employs a dynamic combination of dramatised scenarios, real footage on...Show More
Minimising Health Inequalities: Innovative Australian Case Studies

Minimising Health Inequalities: Innovative Australian Case Studies

Like residents of most countries around the world, many Australians experience unequal opportunities to access even the most basic health treatments. The larger portion of our population can take for granted that when they are ill some of the...Show More
Patient Care: Plans and Pathways

Patient Care: Plans and Pathways

Like all health care professionals, nurses have many variables to consider when administering patient care, in order to deliver desirable and effective outcomes. This is equally true in community, hospitals, and aged care facilities. Care...Show More