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Build your expertise at APNA workshops - 11th December 2018
Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association (APNA) will deliver its highly regarded Foundations of General Practice Nursing workshops in Sydney on the 10 and 11 May, and the 18 and 19 October 2019.
Website: APNA
Changes to the management and receipt of NASH PKI certificate - 11th December 2018
The Australian Digital Health Agency and the Department of Human Services (DHS) advise that health care provider organisations can now download NASH organisation Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) certificates from Health Professional Online Services (HPOS).
Website: Department of Human Services
The SWSPHN-hosted Women's Health Conference for GPs and Practice Nurses at the Mercure Liverpool in November was a great success, attracting about 200 participants. Conference focuses on women’s health - 11th December 2018
The SWSPHN-hosted Women's Health Conference for GPs and Practice Nurses at the Mercure Liverpool in November was a great success, attracting about 200 participants.
Cultural Awareness Training requirements - 11th December 2018
For your practice to be eligible for the IHI, GPs are being reminded that at least two staff members must complete Cultural Awareness Training (CAT). One of these staff members must be a GP. CAT must happen within 12 months of your practice signing on to the incentive.
Website: Department of Human Services
For more information download this document
Don’t miss being paid for case conferences - 11th December 2018
GPs are reminded the following activities need to be completed to claim case conferencing item numbers:
Website: Department of Health
For more information download this document
Easy-to-read vaccination reaction resource - 11th December 2018
A tear-off pad which provides easy-to-read information on common reactions that may occur after vaccinations is available.
Website: Australian Department of Health
For more information download this document
Financial incentives available through the WIP - 11th December 2018
Health care providers are advised that the recruitment and retention component of the Workforce Incentive Program (WIP) includes targeted financial incentives to encourage medical practitioners to deliver primary health care services in rural and remote areas.
Website: Department of Human Services
For more information download this document
Dr Mohammed Hasan from Myhealth Medical aims to provide his patients with modern, family-focused and convenient care at his new practice at Macarthur Square. GP Profile - Dr Mohammed Hasan - 11th December 2018
Dr Mohammed Hasan from Myhealth Medical aims to provide his patients with modern, family-focused and convenient care at his new practice at Macarthur Square.
Important immunisation update for primary care - 11th December 2018
Health care providers are being advised of the following information.
Website: NSW Health
My Health Record privacy strengthened - 11th December 2018
With the recent announcement of the My Health Record opt-out extension to 31 January, the opt out portal and Helpline (1800 723 471) will remain open and available until this time.
Website: My Health Record


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