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Local PMs and GPs shine at awards night

Local PMs and GPs shine at awards night

COORDINARE would like to congratulate Charise Morris (Grand Pacific Health Centre Nowra) and Kim Weeks (Marima Medical Clinic, Goulburn), who were recently awarded joint GP Synergy South Eastern NSW Practice Managers of the Year at a Wollongong awards night.

GPLO survey

GPLO survey

The General Practitioner Liaison Officers (GPLOs) have been co-funded by COORDINARE and Southern NSW Local Health District.

MBS and wellbeing telehealth support video conferencing 

MBS and wellbeing telehealth support video conferencing 

Six new Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) items have been introduced to enable GPs and non-specialist medical practitioners to provide general mental health and wellbeing support services by video conference to patients in drought-affected areas.

Support your patients to quit smoking

Support your patients to quit smoking

The NSW Quitline is a free, evidence-based service that can assist health professionals in supporting their patients to quit smoking.

Gail Lloyd given special award at Practice Management Conference 2018

Gail Lloyd given special award at Practice Management Conference 2018

The Australian Association of Practice Management 2018 Conference was held Tuesday 16 October - Friday 19 October in Canberra. The theme of the conference was ‘Powering your journey, driving change’.

Updated Colposcopy and Treatment form

Updated Colposcopy and Treatment form

The Colposcopy and Treatment form has been updated to comply with the amended requirements of the National Cancer Screening Register Rules 2017.

3 December edition: IN THE LOOP

3 December edition: IN THE LOOP

'IN THE LOOP' is COORDINARE's eNewsletter, featuring all the latest health news in the South Eastern NSW region. 

My Health Record in pharmacy

My Health Record in pharmacy

Bomaderry-based pharmacist, Rachel Forgan, says access to My Health Record provides vital information to help her deliver better informed patient-centred care.

Save the date to vaccinate before the holidays

Save the date to vaccinate before the holidays

NSW Health has recently distributed some immunisation alerts for community members and health professionals, including a pertussis (whooping cough) alert.

Supporting people living with dementia to plan ahead

Supporting people living with dementia to plan ahead

For people living with dementia, a loss of mobility has been linked with a reduction in quality of life and increased rapid cognitive decline.