NSW Management Interns' blog

In the eyes of an Intern - Life outside law school

Posted on 4/18/2018
Edward Valenta, a first-year Health Management Intern in New South Wales, reflects on the insights that the program has offered him and explains why everyone should think about joining the HMIP.

Driving continuous improvement and effective financial management

Posted on 4/4/2018
James Comerford, a 2nd year HMIP Intern in NSW, shares his impression of the Emerging Health Leaders event which was held on the 23rd of February, 2018

Lessons learnt along the way

Posted on 3/23/2018
Into her second year of the health management internship program, Katie Lau reflects on the year that was and the lessons that she has learnt along the way.

My first year as a HMIP Intern

Posted on 2/11/2018
Lea Sugay, a commencing 2nd year HMIP Intern in NSW, recounts her placement and project experience during the 1st year of the program.

Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network Patient Health Survey 2015

Posted on 11/20/2015
Over the first six months of 2015, I was given the opportunity to work with the Research and Evaluation Service (RES) for my first rotation at Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network (JH&FMHN). Author: Audrey Lazaris

Disruption in Health - How will new ideas and technology change healthcare?

Posted on 8/28/2015
Jess Drysdale reviews the PWC event for emerging health leaders, which took place on Thursday 27th August 2015.

The Seven Sins of Leadership

Posted on 8/3/2015
I have recently had an opportunity to view some of the ACHSM webcasts. For those who haven’t, there is a comprehensive database available. Author: Ben Ferry

Profile: Jessica Drysdale, NSW Management Intern

Posted on 7/20/2015
Before applying for the program, I completed my Bachelor in Occupational Therapy, and my separate Masters in Physiotherapy and Health Policy. Author: Jessica Drysdale

Interview with Dr Elizabeth West

Posted on 5/27/2015
Excerpts of an interview with Dr Elizabeth West, who is completing her traineeship through the RACMA, including a Masters of Health Management at UNSW.

What healthcare can learn from other industries

Posted on 5/6/2015
Edmund Ng analyses ways that the health industry can take inspiration from others to allow further improvement and growth

How to manage stress at work

Posted on 12/12/2014
2nd year health management trainee Jacqueline Kozman imparts crucial tips on how to manage stress in the workplace.

Healthy Living by DOING different things

Posted on 7/31/2014
Keerthana Urmise, a 2nd year trainee, on the necessary elements for healthy living, both physically and mentally.

Ageism? The challenge of being a young manager

Posted on 7/15/2014
Edmund Ng on overcoming the prominent age-related scepticism and criticism of managers in the corporate environment.

Freedom is 5pm – A tour of Silverwater Correctional Facility

Posted on 5/23/2014
When working in the office, there are always moments when I look at the blue sky and ardently wish for liberation from my cubicle. Now that I work at the Long Bay Correctional Complex, I look outside to see inmates walking in circles on the prison ya

New experiences by Michaela Cashman, 2nd year Trainee

Posted on 5/22/2014
In March 2014, I was lucky enough to shadow a leading Anaesthetist for a day in theatres to experience the front line. Author: Michaela Cashman