Skip to main content
  • Hands.png
    stethescope.png
    syringe.png
    Webster.png
    BP.png
    DoctorsOffice.png
    olderfemale.png
    Littlegirl.png
    adultfemale.png
    boy.png
    oldman.png
  • Consultancy1.png
    Consultancy2.png
    Consultancy3.png
    Consultancy4.png
    Consultancy5.png
    Consultancy6.png
    Consultancy7.png
    Consultancy8.png
    Consultancy9.png
    Consultancy10.png

Clinical Services

We provide outreach clinical services to those who are housebound or residing in residential aged care facilities and disability homes.

Training and Consultancy Services

We provide health care consultancy services with a focus on leadership, quality and patient safety improvement.

Collaborative Pairs: leading collaboratively with patients and communities

Prestantia Health is delighted that Founder and Director, Dr Paresh Dawda has been selected for the Collaborative Pairs Australia program.  Collaborative Pairs is a unique program designed to assist clinicians, patients and consumers to learn together to build productive relationships and to appreciate and practice how different roles and perspectives can be a constructive force for change.

Leadership Training

We offer clinical leadership training to a wide range of healthcare professionals and in particular GPs. Our leadership training takes a bespoke approach designed to the needs of the client and purpose of a leadership development programme. The design of our program usually is based on a

International Forum for Quality and Safety

Prestantia Health's Adjunct Professor Dawda was on the organising committee for the IHI and BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Melbourne on 10-12 September 2018.  As well as being on the organising committee Dr Dawda:

1.  designed and facilitated the highly successful primary care experience day

2.  captained the social evening quiz

3.  was a panel member of BMJ's breakfast session on facilitating publication of research projects

4.  chaired the poster session on improvement in progress

 

Going digital to deliver a healthier Australia

Prestantia Health Principal and Director, Paresh Dawda, is delighted to have provided expert input into this thought leadership roundtable policy paper on digital health in Australia produced by the Consumers Health Forum of Australia and the George Institute.

The paper focuses on test beds to be funded by the Digital Health Agency.  Dr. Dawda provided expert input into the recommendation in relation to aged care and palliative care.  These are the focus of our clinical service delivery.

Staffing levels in Aged Care Facilities

This article on ABC News calls for minimum staffing levels in aged care facilities based on research and expert opinion.

Staffing in Aged Care Facilities

As providers of General Practice services to numerous aged care facilities we would support a call that aims to improve standards of care in aged care. We are also a consultancy firm with expertise in quality and safety. A well-respected approach to evaluating quality is the equation:

Our Team

Dr Paresh Dawda
Principal and Director
Dr Paresh Dawda
Principal and Director

Dr (Adjunct Professor) Paresh Dawda is a General Medical Practitioner, academic and researcher with expertise in clinical leadership, quality and patient safety improvement.

Full Profile
Heema Dawda
Business Director
Heema Dawda
Business Director

Trained and qualified in the United Kingdom, Heema is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants.

Full Profile
Dr Helen Steinke
General Medical Practitioner
Dr Helen Steinke
General Medical Practitioner

Dr Helen Steinke born in rural New South Wales and upon finishing school completed her Registered Nurses training at Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney.

Full Profile
Dr Nikolai (Nik) Manassiev
General Medical Practitioner
Dr Nikolai (Nik) Manassiev
General Medical Practitioner

Nik obtained his medical degree from the University of Varna, Varna, Bulgaria.

Full Profile
Dr Ren Poh
General Medical Practitioner
Dr Ren Poh
General Medical Practitioner

Dr. Ren Poh graduated from Monash University and obtained his fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners through his training in Tasmania.

Full Profile
Maya Dawda
Administration and Data Support Assistant
Maya Dawda
Administration and Data Support Assistant

Maya provides assistance with administrative tasks within the company and is a university student at the Australian National University, Canberra.

Full Profile
Nicole McDerby​
Practice Pharmacist
Nicole McDerby​
Practice Pharmacist

Nikki is a registered pharmacist, accredited in home medicines reviews and residential medication reviews.

Full Profile
Sushank Paliwal
Clinical Data Administrator
Sushank Paliwal
Clinical Data Administrator

Sushank is currently studying Medicine at Bond University.

Full Profile
Rina Glucina
Nurse Practitioner
Rina Glucina
Nurse Practitioner

A Nurse Practitioner is qualified to diagnose medical problems, perform certain procedures, prescribe medications and make referrals for a wide range of conditions within their scope of practice.

Full Profile
Angelene True
Principal Consultant
Angelene True
Principal Consultant

Angelene is an experienced executive and human service system leader who is passionate about adding value to public, private and not for profit sectors.

Full Profile
Joanne Dean
Nurse Practitioner
Joanne Dean
Nurse Practitioner

Joanne is an endorsed nurse practitioner whose scope of practice includes aged care and continence.

Full Profile

Prestantia Health

Suite 83
2 Endeavour House
Captain Cook Crescent
Manuka ACT 2603

T: 02 6113 0188
F: 02 6147 0311
contact@prestantiahealth.com

Prestantia Health

Forde Suites
1st Floor (Units 8-10)
26 Francis Forde Boulevard
Forde, ACT 2914

T: 02 6113 0188
F: 02 6147 0311
contact@prestantiahealth.com