Pre-budget submission 2022-23

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the importance and value of Australia’s essential workers to the wellbeing of the nation and its economy. Many of these essential workers are employed in shift work. This submission outlines a comprehensive program designed to

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Quality Sleep. Sound Mind. Happy World?

The current societal challenges including the COVID-19 crisis, the Ukrainian crisis and the Queensland and NSW flood crisis are all situations which can massively compromise sleep.  We want to spread sleep health messages to the entire community so that

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The Epworth Sleep Centre is a multidisciplinary, internationally recognized academic service. We manage the complete range of sleep disorders across the lifespan and we provide the complete range of treatment options. Every member of our medical team has current, substantive public hospital and academic appointments and are involved in training, education and research to advance the field of sleep medicine. We are members of, and have roles within the Australasian Sleep Association, which is the governing body for maintaining standards within the sleep medical discipline and the Sleep Health Foundation.

https://www.epworthsleepcentre.com.au/

Löwenstein Medical is regarded as a pioneer and global market leader in innovative medical products across hospitals, homecare, and diagnostics.

Since the early 1950s, Löwenstein Medical has been committed to developing ventilation and respiratory care technology with a key focus on improving

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Mission

Promoting better sleep to optimise health, well-being and performance for all Australians.

Vision

Improving people’s lives through better sleep

The Sleep Health Foundation is a not for profit health promotion charity that aims to raise community awareness about the value of sleep and its common disorders, and to improve public health and safety. The Foundation receives no government resources and relies on the untied funding and support of its corporate partners, sponsors, members and donations.

Led by an experienced Board of Non-Executive Directors, the Foundation prides itself on its expertise and independence. Our mission is to promote better sleep to optimise health, well-being and performance for all Australians.

Our strategic aims and objectives

  • Community education and health promotion:
    Providing evidence based community education materials and encouraging partnerships to promote sleep health.
  • Political and community advocacy:
    Providing strong advocacy to help meet the sleep health needs of the community and people with sleep disorders.
  • Best practice in services and therapy:
    Encouraging evidence based sleep health treatments and patient-focused services and outcomes.
  • Research:
    Facilitating and disseminating sleep research, including knowledge translation

Code of Practice

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Make sure your business is recognised for its high standards.

The Sleep Health Foundation's Code of Practice for Suppliers of CPAP Sleep Therapies helps ensure suppliers of sleep disorder therapies adopt consistent standards.  Annual Certification and registration as a Sleep

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CEO Sleep Health Foundation and Director
Australian Sleep and Alertness Consortium (ASAC)
Doctor of Health Psychology, BA, Honours; D.Psych (Health).

Moira commenced her role as the CEO of the Sleep Health Foundation, and Director of ASAC at the beginning of 2022. Moira is a registered Health

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Sleep Health Foundation Research Grant Program

Survey on ‘Understanding and helping the sleep deficits of Australian carers’

This is a call for EOIs from institutions (e.g. Universities) to undertake an online survey research project, conducted on behalf of the Sleep Health Foundation, with

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Rise try to shine

A new report released today by the Sleep Health Foundation, estimates around 1 in 10 Australians have a sleep disorder that can substantially affect their well-being, safety and productivity.  Apart from the personal distress these problems cause, the report shows they have a large economic

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Professor Cornish obtained her PhD for research undertaken in the Biochemistry and Microbiology departments of the University of Melbourne. After working as a post-doctoral fellow in the Botany School of the University of Melbourne she joined the newly established plant biotechnology

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