Obesity and Surgery

67% of Australian adults are overweight and one in four adults in Australia are obese. Evidence of increased infection post surgery for obese patients is widespread, between 5% - 60% increased risks.

Medication errors and poor handovers

The majority of avoidable patient deaths stem from an accumulation of small errors that were not acknowledged, or fixed. Miscommunications are a leading cause of serious medical errors.

Nursing home death ignored

Secretive bureaucrats withhold information about errors occuring in nursing homes. And lazy politicians regurgitate emotional cliches about caring for the elderly. Meanwhile, bad staff slip through the cracks and the vulnerable suffer.

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