ERA Insights Blog

by Simone Andrews, on 09/03/2021 11:29:56 AM

Placement hours, practice hours, ESSA hours - you have heard these terms around the classroom already, but what exactly are these hours? What do they mean to you? And how …

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Topics:Allied Health InternshipESSA

by Bryanna Sweres, on 22/02/2021 10:24:10 AM

As an AHA, having a sound understanding of what diversity means and involves will shape your practice when working with patients from varying backgrounds. While we need to be all …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Bryanna Sweres, on 11/02/2021 8:43:46 AM

Both an AHA (Allied Health Assistant) and Physiotherapist Assistant will support and assist the work of an Allied Health Professional by undertaking a range of tasks - both clinical and …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Bryanna Sweres, on 22/01/2021 9:09:08 AM

Australian life expectancy is increasing due to better access to high quality healthcare, improved sanitation, improved medical treatment and early recognition of conditions and diseases such as heart disease and …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Bryanna Sweres, on 12/01/2021 12:01:22 PM

There are many different forms of rehabilitation including cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological, musculoskeletal and mental health. Musculoskeletal injuries can be categorised into 3 main groups, chronic musculoskeletal, sports related and postural …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Simone Andrews, on 21/12/2020 9:00:00 AM

An accredited exercise physiologist (AEP) is an allied health professional who specialises in the benefit of exercise on the human body, both physically and mentally, with the goal of preventing …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Simone Andrews, on 07/12/2020 8:34:44 AM

As demand increases across the mental health, disability, aged care and health sectors, so too does the need for qualified allied health professionals. The Labour Market Information Portal (LMIP) projects …

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Topics:Allied Health Internship

by Melissa Arkinstall, on 30/10/2020 9:53:33 AM

ERA's Melissa Arkinstall was asked to speak at this year's ACEN WIL Virtual Summit to bring valuable industry representation to the discussions around how the Tertiary Education Sector and Industry can …

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Topics:Work Integrated Learning

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