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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.

Mental health report: Care after a suicide attempt

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.

Appointment reminder translation tool

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

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!

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.

Networking meetings to continue

Networking meetings to continue

COORDINARE understands that network meetings have been highly valued and is committed to continuing this support.

Geriatrician in the Practice

Geriatrician in the Practice

Expressions of Interest are being sought from practices in the Shoalhaven who would like to participate in this pilot Geriatrician in the Practice Project.

Changes to referral for aged care

Changes to referral for aged care

In South Eastern NSW there are currently more than 110,000 people aged over 65 years, who may at some stage in their life, need to access aged care services.

Increasing cancer screenings

Increasing cancer screenings

COORDINARE will be working with the local community and health care providers to see what we can do together to improve cancer screening rates in South Eastern NSW.

Communicating with parents about immunisation

Communicating with parents about immunisation

While most parent in the region accept childhood immunisation, there are still parents that struggle with the vaccination decision and have difficulty trying to negotiate often highly polarised and conflicting information.

Collaboration set to improve GP referrals in Illawarra Shoalhaven

Collaboration set to improve GP referrals in Illawarra Shoalhaven

An exciting clinical redesign project will introduce referral processes to improve the way ISLHD communicates with general practitioners (GPs).