September 25, 2018
  • general practice
  • digital health
The Quality Improvement PIP will be introduced in 2019 to eligible general practices who use practice data to improve patient outcomes and deliver best practice care. QI PIP will replace five...
September 25, 2018
  • ndis
  • disability
Tony Jones Co-Chair of CESPHN's Disability Network, shares the reasons he has to be cheerful about the NDIS. Amid controversy and some negativity, Jones believes there is much to be positive about...
September 24, 2018
Delta Society's mission is to promote and facilitate positive interaction between people and companion animals. Delta Therapy Dogs is a heartwarming program that brings the joys of animal...
September 24, 2018
  • community
  • general practice
  • allied health
  • myhealthrecord
  • digital health
22-30 September is Veteran’s Health Week and the theme this year is Nutrition. All veterans in Australia are urged to consider learning about the benefits of having a My Health Record, which could...
September 24, 2018
  • general practice
  • antenatal shared care
RHW publically funded homebirth communication The Royal Hospital for Women is now ready to offer women with a low risk pregnancy the choice of being able to birth at home. Over the past 18 months we...
September 24, 2018
  • general practice
  • antenatal shared care
Updated antenatal haemoglobinopathy screening process The following information has been provided by Dr Giselle Kidson-Gerber, Consultant Haematologist. The antenatal haemoglobinopathy screening...
September 24, 2018
  • general practice
  • antenatal shared care
Prenatal Screening at RPAH All women, regardless of age should be counselled and offered the option for screening for chromosomal anomalies. Women should be given information about the purpose and...
September 24, 2018
  • general practice
  • antenatal shared care
GPs need to be aware of the Neonatal Hepatitis B Prevention and Vaccination Program NSW Health Policy Directive when treating pregnant women. This policy directive specifies the requirements for...
September 24, 2018
  • general practice
  • antenatal shared care
CESPHN, in conjunction with the local Public Health Units, will be trialing a resource to assist private obstetricians to better inform their patients about the need for vaccination during pregnancy...
September 24, 2018
  • general practice
  • antenatal shared care
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is a common viral infection, especially among young children. Congenital CMV occurs when the infection is passed across the placenta from a pregnant woman to her...

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