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Nov

15

2017

Public Consultation: HPV Vaccination Recommendations

Public consultation is open on proposed changes to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination recommendations in the Australian Immunisation Handbook. Your comments and feedback are welcome on the proposed changes. Click here to participate. To make a...

Nov

15

2017

Store for Storms

As the storm season approaches and electricity blackouts are more frequent, necessary precautions are needed to be made to ensure vaccines are protected.

Nov

15

2017

Rural GP Procedural Training Program

Are you a fellowed GP? Would you like to be funded for a year of training in any speciality interest that is accredited?

Nov

15

2017

Nurse-Led Aged Care Assessment Consultation Service in Tweed Heads

The Aged Care Assessment Consultation Service is currently providing services to patients at five Tweed Heads practices and is looking to recruit two or three more.

Nov

15

2017

Does Your Patient Have a Thrombotic Disorder?

HealthPathways has recently localised the Thrombotic Disorders HealthPathway which adds another live pathway under the Haematology category.

Nov

14

2017

More Than 2000 Australians Die from Skin Cancer Each Year

Did you know that skin cancer accounts for over 80% of all new cases of cancer diagnosed in Australia each year?

Nov

14

2017

4400 Reasons to End Foot Amputations

Did you know that there are more than 4,400 amputations every year in Australia as a result of diabetes? Around 85% of diabetes related amputations are preventable if wounds are detected early and managed appropriately.

Nov

13

2017

Grants Available for Creative and Active Ageing Projects

Got an idea to make your community more responsive and inclusive of the needs of older people? 

Nov

13

2017

Multidisciplinary Opioid Events in Nambucca and Kempsey

Medicines containing codeine will become prescription only products from 1 February 2018. One area that is likely to feel the impact of this change is the Kempsey-Nambucca region. This area was ranked 8th highest for opioid prescriptions dispen...

Nov

06

2017

$9.1m in Commonwealth Funding for Aboriginal Health Services

The Federal Minister for Indigenous Health, Mr Ken Wyatt AM, has announced that the Commonwealth has invested more than $9.1 m in a range of health services specifically for Aboriginal communities across the North Coast.

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flags We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live and work, the Bundjalung, Arakwal, Yaegl, Gumbaynggirr, Githabul, Dunghutti and Birpai Nations, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future.