Primary Health Quarterly

Primary Health Quarterly (formerly Sydney Health Issue) is the quarterly hardcopy newsletter of Central and Eastern Sydney PHN. This publication is issued to more than 6,000 general practitioners, practice nurses, practice managers, allied health professionals, community organisations and stakeholders across the Central and Eastern Sydney region.

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March 2021

To combat COVID-19, we are currently rolling out various phases of the Vaccine and this edition will give you some insights into CESPHN's role in this.

It is almost exactly one year since enormous adaptations were made to our health system to accommodate COVID-19.

Telehealth, e-prescriptions, e-referrals and many other electronic updates have created a more tech friendly primary health care system. Our article on this breaks down each different area e-health has changed.

Look out for our other articles including one on our new Services Guide, the benefits of Lumos and former Matraville resident, Ella Richards' story about getting COVID-19 in the USA.

Primary Health Quarterly - March 2021

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