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Dr Mikaela Jorgensen is an Adjunct Fellow at Macquarie University. She is passionate about ensuring all Australians receive high quality support across the health and social care systems, and bridging the gap between research and policy and practice.
Prior to joining the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission, she was Stream Lead of the Aged Care Evaluation and Research Team at the Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University.
Mikaela has the unique combination of a background in allied health and community care, and expertise in the management and analysis of large and linked routinely-collected datasets.
In 2020, Mikaela was seconded part time to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety as Assistant Director in the Data and Research team.
- Aged care
- Older adults' health and wellbeing
- Big data and data analytics
- Digital technology
- Health services research
- Health equity
- Evidence-based policy and practice
Public Health, PhD, University of Sydney
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Characteristics of older Australian community aged care clients who fall: incidents reported by care staffBrett, L., Jorgensen, M., Myton, R., Georgiou, A. & Westbrook, J. I., Feb 2022, In: Health and Social Care in the Community. 30, 2, p. 469-475 7 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
The use of predictive fall models for older adults receiving aged care, using routinely collected electronic health record data: a systematic reviewSeaman, K., Ludlow, K., Wabe, N., Dodds, L., Siette, J., Nguyen, A. D., Jorgensen, M., Lord, S. R., Close, J. C. T., O'Toole, L., Lin, C., Eymael, A. & Westbrook, J., 16 Mar 2022, In: BMC Geriatrics. 22, p. 1-13 13 p., 210.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile1 Downloads (Pure)
Siette, J., Pomare, C., Dodds, L., Jorgensen, M., Harrigan, N. & Georgiou, A., 1 Nov 2021, In: Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 97, p. 1-13 13 p., 104525.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile
St Clair, B., Jorgensen, M., Nguyen, A. D. & Georgiou, A., 30 Nov 2021, Joint Centre for Ageing, Cognition, and Wellbeing (CACW) and BioNet Conference: Day 1 Tuesday 30 November (Conference Program). Macquarie University, 1 p. 11
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A mixed-methods study evaluating the impact of an excursion-based social group on quality of life of older adultsSiette, J., Jorgensen, M., Nguyen, A., Knaggs, G., Miller, S. & Westbrook, J. I., 10 Jun 2021, In: BMC Geriatrics. 21, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 356.
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