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For media enquiries please contact Kristine Laird, Communications Manager on 4448 2245 or 0402 080 165, or via email klaird@coordinare.org.au.

APNA Transition to Practice Program (TPP)

APNA Transition to Practice Program (TPP)

Trying to find your feet in primary health care or want to try your hand at mentoring new nurses?

The Transition to Practice Program (TPP) aims to help you grow your skills, knowledge and confidence and set you up in your career.

Looking for financial support for professional development and training?

Looking for financial support for professional development and training?

Rural, regional and remote medical, dental, nursing, midwifery, allied health or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health professionals keen to expand their skills or scope of practice now have access to funding to support further studies or training.

GP Clusters: mental health information evenings

GP Clusters: mental health information evenings

Over the winter, COORDINARE ran GP cluster workshops throughout our region on mental health services available locally and how GPs can refer to them. Each workshop had an interactive panel discussion with representatives from the Local Health Districts and mental health service providers responding to case study scenarios.

Maternal vaccines: can we do more?

Maternal vaccines: can we do more?

A free online education module about vaccination during pregnancy is now available for GPs, nurses and midwives. This module has been accredited for:

GPs - RACGP (40 x Category 1 CPD points)
Nurses/Midwives - ANMF (2. 0 CPD hours), ACM (2.

New Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) eLearning education modules available

New Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) eLearning education modules available

The Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) is a national register that can record vaccines given to people of all ages in Australia. This includes all vaccines funded under the National Immunisation Program, vaccines provided under state and territory vaccination programs and most privately funded vaccines, including influenza and travel vaccines.

Outreach Pain Management program continues to benefit regional health professionals

Outreach Pain Management program continues to benefit regional health professionals

COORDINARE has re-signed a Service-Level Agreement (SLA) with Southern NSW LHD and St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney, until June 2021, to support the Outreach Pain Management Education and Services program offered by St Vincent’s Pain Clinic.

Introduction to Practice Managers' (PM) Community of Practice (CoP)

Introduction to Practice Managers' (PM) Community of Practice (CoP)

‘Get Connected’ and register your interest for COORDINARE's Practice Managers' Community of Practice (CoP).

Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention workshop in Narooma

Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention workshop in Narooma

Black Dog Institute is hosting an Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention workshop in Narooma, supported by COORDINARE. The all-day training will be facilitated by Dr Vered Gordon from Black Dog Institute. The training is free, as it is fully subsidised by COORDINARE.

The Improvement Foundation's QI Community is hosting a cervical cancer screening webinar in April

The Improvement Foundation's QI Community is hosting a cervical cancer screening webinar in April

The Improvement Foundation’s QI Community presents  ‘The New Cervical Screening Program:  Top Tips for GPs’, a 30 minute webinar on 1. 00-1. 30 AEST (12. 30-1. 00 SA) Tuesday 17 April.

NACCHO and RACGP release third edition of the National Guide for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

NACCHO and RACGP release third edition of the National Guide for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

The National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO) and The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) have jointly produced the third edition of the National Guide to a preventive health assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.