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Hospital patient dies after police arrest

A patient at a Sydney hospital has died after being handcuffed and put on a stretcher by police following concerns about his behaviour. The officers were called to Prince of Wales Hospital at Randwick at about 6.30pm on Monday and ...

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Are pill organisers doing more harm than good?

The humble pill organiser could be doing more harm than good, according to researchers. Researchers from the University of East Anglia have developed a guidance system to help prescribers and pharmacists decide which patients should use a pill organiser. The study ...

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Aged care head nurse vindictive, a bully: judge

The head of nursing at a Queensland aged care facility was drunk on the job and bullied her staff, a court has found. She was also incompetent in her care for residents at the Millmerran Centenary Retirement Village, west of Brisbane, ...

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Vic mental health inquiry wraps hearings

Amelia Morris and countless other mentally ill Victorians are waiting to see how the state's royal commission will fix a broken system. Public hearings for the inquiry into mental health care in Victoria wrap up on Friday, following four weeks ...

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