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Episode 5: Golden staph bloodstream infections in Australian public hospitals

In this episode of Behind the data, host Peter Jean talks to Dr Heather Swanston of the AIHW's Hospital Systems Group about golden staph bloodstream infections associated with hospital care in Australia.

Credits
Presenter: Peter Jean
Interviewees: Dr Heather Swanston, Head of the Performance Indicators & Quality Unit, Hospital Systems Group
Producers: Tanya Li, Elise Guy
Music: Bensound

25 March, 2021

Episode 4: Looking back on health in 2020 

Content Warning: This podcast episode contains discussion relating to suicide from 17:45 – 18:28. If you, or someone you know is distressed, contact Lifeline on 13 11 14 or lifeline.org.au.

In this episode of Behind the data, host Peter Jean discusses the AIHW’s final releases of the year which examine the impact of COVID-19 on Australia’s health system—including mental health, elective surgery, emergency department presentations, MBS & PBS service use, hand hygiene in hospitals and cancer screening—with Adrian Webster and Matthew James of the AIHW. 

Credits
Presenter: Peter Jean
Interviewees: Adrian Webster, Head of Health Systems Group; Matthew James, Deputy CEO
Producers: Tanya Li, Elise Guy
Music: Bensound

25 November, 2020

Episode 3: Australian bushfires 2019–20: exploring the short-term health impacts

In this episode of Behind the data, host Peter Jean discusses the release of the AIHW's new report Australian bushfires 2019–20: exploring the short-term health impacts with Richard Juckes and Claire Sparke of the AIHW.

Credits
Presenter: Peter Jean
Interviewees: Richard Juckes, Head of Health Group
Claire Sparke, Head of Population Health Unit
Producers: Tanya Li, Elise Guy
Music: Bensound

25 November, 2020

Episode 2: Cancer screening and COVID-19 in Australia

In this episode of Behind the data, host Peter Jean discusses the release of the AIHW's new report 'Cancer screening and COVID-19 in Australia' with Richard Juckes and Fan Xiang of the AIHW.

Credits
Presenter: Peter Jean
Interviewees: Richard Juckes, Head of Health Group
Fan Xiang, Head of Screening Analysis and Monitoring Unit
Producers: Tanya Li, Elise Guy
Music credit: Bensound

8 October, 2020

Episode 1: Australia’s health 2020

In this episode of Behind the data, we discuss COVID-19, the release of Australia’s health 2020, and speak with Dr Lynelle Moon, epidemiology advisor, and Simone Brown of the AIHW.

Credits
Presenter: Peter Jean
Interviewees: Dr Lynelle Moon, AIHW epidemiology advisor
Simone Brown, Acting Head of AIHW Flagships Unit
Producers: Tanya Li, Elise Guy
Music: Bensound

23 July, 2020