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Technology in health: Important updates
Keep up-to-date with the latest announcements regarding eHealth.
Clinical Councils: EOIs sought from primary health care staff
Expressions of Interest are now being sought from local primary health care nurses, allied health professionals, Aboriginal health workers and pharmacists who work in South Eastern NSW.
HealthPathways Illawarra Shoalhaven is now live!
HealthPathways will enhance the way hospitals and general practice share the care and management of patients.
Roll out of National Disability Insurance Scheme
The Commonwealth, New South Wales and Victorian governments signed the first agreements for the full rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
COORDINARE's response to discussion paper
Read COORDINARE's response to the discussion paper: Better outcomes for people with chronic and complex health conditions through primary health care
Report: The global impact of dementia
The World Alzheimer Report 2015: 'The Global Impact of Dementia: An analysis of prevalence, incidence, cost and trends’, released recently, has found that there are currently around 46. 8 million people living with dementia around the world, with numbers projected to nearly double every 20 years, increasing to 74.
Mental health report: Care after a suicide attempt
A national study, Care After A Suicide Attempt (CAASA), shows one third of people presenting to hospital following a suicide attempt will receive no mental health follow-up. Every year around 60,000 people make a suicide attempt.
Appointment reminder translation tool
NSW Refugee Health Service's online reminder tool allows you to translate appointment details into your client's language.
Youth mental health report released
A confronting picture around teenage depression, self-harm and suicide has been painted by the largest ever national survey of youth mental health of its kind in Australian history.
Chronic disease discussion paper: Have your say!
The Commonwealth recently released its Primary Health Care Advisory Group’s (PHCAG) options discussion paper: Better outcomes for people with chronic and complex health conditions through primary health care.