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Meet our GP Liaison Officer: Dr Melanie Dorrington
We spoke to Dr Melanie Dorrington, the GP Liaison Officer for the Monaro region (including Queanbeyan, Cooma, Snowy Mountains, Bombala and more), about what inspires her in this role.
BreastScreen NSW is looking for a consumer advisor for the Service Management Advisory Committee
BreastScreen NSW is looking for a consumer to join the Service Management Advisory Committee and have their say on women's health and wellbeing.
Do the test and prevent bowel cancer
Did you know that 90% of bowel cancer cases can be successfully treated? Do the test and safeguard yourself against bowel cancer.
Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world.
Chronic Pain Management program referrals open 18 April
GPs, referrals open 18 April for a Chronic Pain Management program for patients residing in Moruya, Batemans Bay, Bermagui, Goulburn and Jindabyne.
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
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.
HealtheNet Radiology and Medication enhancement
HealtheNet has continued to expand the level of information shared with a patient’s My Health Record, with the addition of two new components.
NSW Health flu webpage is now live
The NSW Health flu webpage is now live and can be accessed here. On the page is an information sheet detailing the six vaccine brands being used this year and their age indication.
Seniors take charge of their own health
Older Australians are being urged to consider their ongoing health and the benefits of having a My Health Record during NSW Seniors Festival which is launching across NSW from 4-15 April.
Additional funding to assist residents of Tathra
COORDINARE – South Eastern NSW Primary Health Network joined with Senator Jim Molan, Patron Senator for Eden-Monaro, to announce $250,000 in Commonwealth funding for mental health support services for residents affected by the recent bushfires in Tathra.