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Future of Primary Care workshops in South Eastern NSW

Future of Primary Care workshops in South Eastern NSW

We're only days away from our first regional workshop on the 'Future of Primary Care in South Eastern NSW' and already we have had significant interest from health professionals across our region.

New BreastScreen NSW permanent site opening in Ulladulla

New BreastScreen NSW permanent site opening in Ulladulla

BreastScreen NSW has announced that the mobile van service which usually visits Ulladulla every year will be replaced with a permanent BreastScreen NSW screening site providing free mammograms.

QI&CPD 2017–19 Program requirements for general practitioners (GPs)

QI&CPD 2017–19 Program requirements for general practitioners (GPs)

The RACGP has advised that as part of their commitment to continually evaluate and improve the QI&CPD Program, the 2017–19 triennium will include an increased focus on reflective learning practices.

Uploading shared health summaries: A local example

Uploading shared health summaries: A local example

The Milton Medical Centre is leading the way when it comes to using My Health Record, with more than 500 Shared Health Summaries now in the system.

Share your thoughts on antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance

Share your thoughts on antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance

Researchers at the University of Sydney invite doctors practising in Australia to participate in an online survey about antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance.

Health professional consultation for Practice Incentives Program redesign

Health professional consultation for Practice Incentives Program redesign

The Department of Health is seeking input from health professionals on how the PIP might foster quality improvement and innovation.

Amendment to the Practice Incentives Program eHealth Incentive

Amendment to the Practice Incentives Program eHealth Incentive

The Department of Health has issued a statement about a temporary amendment to the eligibility requirements for the Practice Incentives Program eHealth Incentive (ePIP).

Immunisation Update: Register now!

Immunisation Update: Register now!

The latest immunisation figures for all children in the South Eastern NSW region were higher than NSW state and Australian national averages for all ages.

The future of primary care in South Eastern NSW

The future of primary care in South Eastern NSW

COORDINARE has been successful in our application for innovation funding to build the capacity and capability of general practices within our region to get 'ready' to be a Health Care Home.

Worrigee Medical Centre gains grant to enhance services and support for people with mental illness

Worrigee Medical Centre gains grant to enhance services and support for people with mental illness

Worrigee Medical Centre has been successful in applying for a government grant to enhance the services and support they provide to people living with mental health conditions in the Nowra region.