23 September 2020
  • accreditation
  • COVID-19
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has announced the recommencement of accreditation site visits for general practices with a low risk of COVID-19 transmission from 26...
22 September 2020
In the past week (14 September to 20 September) there have been 4 new cases of COVID-19 in our region. Randwick LGA, Waverley LGA and Woollahra LGA remain areas identified for increased testing and...
22 September 2020
  • GPs
  • Covid19
  • GPsRACF
We have received lots of questions as to whether GPs who attend an RACF where there is a COVID-19 case are able to continue working in their practice or visiting patients in other RACFs. See here...
22 September 2020
The Staying Healthy Living Well Program is a FREE 12-week telehealth program, aimed at helping patients become more confident in monitoring and managing their health and well being.
22 September 2020
  • pss
  • Mental health services
PSS is currently receiving a large number of referrals therefore processing times may be impacted.
22 September 2020
  • disability
  • mortality rates
People using specialist disability services in Australia had a mortality rate 4.7 times as high as the general population.
22 September 2020
  • mental health
  • black dog
  • COVID-19
Many healthcare professionals are experiencing high levels of stress due to COVID-19 and are left wondering, what steps can I take to manage this pressure and continue to provide the best quality...
22 September 2020
  • immunisation
  • pneumococcal vaccine
  • older australians
  • 65-75yrs
In line with the 1 July 2020 schedule changes, Services Australia will send a reminder letter to adults who are eligible for a pneumococcal and/or shingles vaccination.
21 September 2020
  • immunisation
  • COVID-19
  • vaccination clinics
  • ATAGI
Immunisation is an essential health service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Health professionals must maintain routine immunisation services and ensure on-time vaccination according to the current...
21 September 2020
  • immunisation
  • toolkit
  • GP,
This General Practice Immunisation Toolkit has been developed to support general practices to implement the NSW Immunisation Program.