2022 State Finalists - Championing Health
2022 Championing Health Finalists
Championing Health Finalists by state
Australian Capital Territory
Canberra's Accelerate Physiotherapy strives to provide clients with the best physiotherapy experience possible through manual therapy, carefully planned rehabilitation and education
Capital Chemist Chisholm
Capital Chemist Chisholm has been committed to providing excellent health care to its community for over 30 years. Offering professional advice, products and services extending beyond the traditional, Capital Chemist delivers a wide range of outstanding health services to make a real contribution to community health and wellbeing.
ELYSIUM STUDIO PILATES
Elysium Studio Pilates is a sophisticated boutique pilates and movement therapy studio founded by pilates instructor and myofascial movement practitioner Elyse MacDonald in 2016.
An independent Australian beer company, Heaps Normal brews great-tasting non-alcoholic beer as part of a global movement trading the standard drink for a new drink standard.
NatureArt Lab is a natural science art and illustration organisation. It promotes greater community engagement in the natural world via nature-art immersion tours, environmental advocacy and citizen science.
The Rehabilitation Specialists
The Rehabilitation Specialists is a team of passionate allied health professionals providing accessible NDIS and tailored services in NSW and the ACT in addition to telehealth services nationwide.
New South Wales
Advance Rehab Centre
Advance Rehab Centre is a neurological rehabilitation service with a difference. The Centre’s multidisciplinary team uses an evidence-based approach to improve life for people with injuries or conditions affecting the brain.
Consentic empowers patients to make informed choices. Founded by Dr. Rebecca Saunderson, this digital platform uses quick videos and explainers to teach patients about healthcare and streamline the process for clinicians.
Set up by Dr. Adrian Cohen, Headsafe produced a brain scanner that fits in a briefcase: Nurochek. This lightweight, inexpensive device means doctors can perform brain scans anywhere and view the results on a smartphone.
HOSPITAL PRODUCTS AUSTRALIA
Hospital Products Australia believes and specialises in integrating technology into healthcare environments. This enhances workflow efficiencies and frees up healthcare professionals to focus on caring for their patients.
Sound Expression offers music therapy services and lessons to children and adults with a disability. Its passionate music therapists help people with a disability reach their full potential and fill every day with magic.
Suremploy provides online screenings of job applicants. Its AI takes physical, psychometric and behavioural assessments, then uses these to create in-depth profiles, helping businesses recruit suitable people.
Founded by Beth Taylor in 2008, Territory Hands is the Top End's only practice exclusively treating hand and upper limb injuries. Staff go out of their way to do more than just the necessary for clients, they do the exemplary.
Akadia provides education and nursing support to the aged care and disability sectors. As a registered training organisation, it also trains the next generation of carers to attend to the complex needs of their clients.
Founded in 2012 by brothers Jamie and Bobby Montesalvo, AlphaFit manufactures and supplies 100% Australian made gym equipment. It offers unmatched value and tailored solutions that are fit for purpose.
Fuel Your Life
Fuel Your Life is a dietetics company that want you to have your cake and eat it too. The team takes a result-driven, tailor-made approach to provide targeted nutrition strategies fit for every lifestyle.
Go2 Health is a multi-modality clinic making good health accessible for everyone – especially Veterans. It runs Go2 Veterans, a program for ex-military wellness, ensuring they are noticed and acknowledged for their service.
Located on the idyllic Sunshine Coast, Lavender Co. lifts the standards of disability care in Australia by providing personalised support and short-term 'home away from home' accommodation for those with special needs.
In 2017, physiotherapist Suzanne Rath founded Wellness Embodied, her ideal boutique physiotherapy and allied health practice in Cairns and Cooktown. The clinic honours each client’s individuality and unique healing journey.
BETTER SELF PSYCHOLOGY
Better Self Psychology is looking out for the mental health of Australia’s young people. Its team of dedicated health professionals is on a mission to build authentic client relationships that destigmatise seeking help.
Serving clinics in 10 countries, Clinic Mastery is a business education company for allied health professionals, helping clinic owners innovate to grow and amplify their impact by transforming client experience.
Lift Cancer Care Services
Conceived by CEO Lauren Whiting following a friend's cancer diagnosis, Lift Cancer Care Services provides patients and clinics with an evidence-based allied health treatment model to improve health outcomes nationwide.
Body Connect Exercise Physiology
Body Connect Exercise Physiology knows that no two health journeys are the same. Founded in 2020 by Dr. Katie-Jane Brickwood, it aims to provide professional, individualised group exercise sessions to the local community.
Martin’s Eyecare sees optometry differently. Since 2009, it has provided bespoke eyecare services to the Glenorchy community and values classic eyewear that isn’t about a brand name, rather a true representation of wearer.
Youngtown Pharmacy delivers traditional pharmaceutical care with a personal touch. This local pharmacy is committed to the healthcare needs of its community and delights in its unique offerings and high standard of care.
Be Fit Food
Be Fit Food’s scientifically formulated nutrition programs give customers support and nutrient-rich food to sustain weight loss. This team of doctors and dietitians wants to change the health of Australia, one bite at a time.
BOOBIE BRANDS PTY LTD
Boobie Foods nurture and nourish mothers while they nurture and nourish their babies. The range includes Boobie Bikkies® and Boobie Brekkie® – all-natural, organic foods designed to support and nourish breastfeeding mothers.
Melbourne Pregnancy and Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy
Founded in 2017 by Rebecca Liberatore and Karina Coffey, Melbourne Pregnancy and Pelvic Physio provides specialised physiotherapy to make sure nobody with pain or pelvic floor dysfunction is suffering in silence.
THE PAW GROCER
The Paw Grocer is a premium pet treat company. With a focus on health and wellness, the 100% Australian owned company provides a range of freeze dried and human grade treats loved by both cats and dogs.
Armed For Life
Armed For Life is a social enterprise helping children, teenagers and adults develop resilience and improve their mental health and wellbeing. The organisation runs workshops and programs to educate and build vital skills.
Building Friendships is a unique social and community program giving people living with disabilities the opportunity to socialise with groups of peers, in a safe inclusive environment.
Ear Science Institute Australia
With one in six Australians having some form of hearing loss, Ear Science Institute Australia works to raise awareness and enhance the lives of those living with ear and hearing disorders through innovative treatments.
Mandurah Gynaecology Specialists
Mandurah Gynaecology Specialists provide women-centred care. Its team provides a range of gynaecology services in a safe and welcoming environment, and is the only full female, full time, gynaecological clinic in the Peel region.
Perth Care + Companion Company
Perth Care + Companion Company does aged care differently. It delivers understanding and nurturing care to support its clients’ needs and fills the gap in the services provided by traditional community care.
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