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Are you recruiting nurses for your practice? - 4th November 2019
Are you recruiting nurses for your practice? Have you considered employing a graduate registered nurse from the University of Wollongong?
Calculator makes using NDIS easier - 4th November 2019
An NDIS Support Calculator has been developed to make the process of calculating the supports someone may be eligible for under the NDIS easier and more accurate.
Changes to SWSPHN triage training - 4th November 2019
On numerous occasions we’ve experienced a high number of “no shows” for triage training. This has resulted in not only unnecessary expense to cover catering for those who RSVP and fail to attend but prevents others from attending due to the training numbers being at full capacity.
Clinical guidelines released for depot buprenorphine - 4th November 2019
A new website with information about depot buprenorphine has been developed for healthcare providers. Depot buprenorphine is a new long acting formulation of an existing opioid pharmacotherapy, buprenorphine.
Diabetes program available in multiple languages - 4th November 2019
GPs may like to let their patients know about three free Diabetes Awareness Programs which will be delivered in Fairfield in Arabic, Assyrian and Vietnamese.
Fact sheet available on Abortion Law Reform Act - 4th November 2019
GPs are advised that the Abortion Law Reform Act 2019 came into effect on Wednesday, 2 October. The Abortion Law Reform Act amends the Crimes Act 1900 to repeal the provisions of the Act relating to termination of pregnancy and to abolish the common law offences relating to termination of pregnancy.
GP Profile - Dr Lawrence Tan - 4th November 2019
As an experienced GP and lecturer in General Practice at Western Sydney University, Dr Lawrence Tan from MyHealth Medical Centre at Wetherill Park is helping shape our next generation of primary healthcare providers.
GPs advised of changes to the MBS - 4th November 2019
A number of changes to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) affecting GPs were introduced on 1 November.
GPs urged to screen pregnant women for syphilis - 4th November 2019
NSW Health has issued a health alert encouraging GPs to screen pregnant women for syphilis.
Input sought on revised cervical screening program - 4th November 2019
Researchers at the University of Sydney are interested in hearing from clinicians about their views and experiences of the revised Australian National Cervical Screening Program.


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