6 July 2020
  • ndis
  • disability
  • education
These four new NDIS modules will improve your understanding of the NDIS and the role of primary health providers when working with people with disability. You will gain a greater understanding of...
6 July 2020
  • red cross
  • volunteers
COVID Connect is a free service from Australian Red Cross to provide a friendly chat, a listening ear to help maintain or improve social connection to anyone who needs it during the COVID-19 pandemic.
6 July 2020
  • EOI
  • disability
Central and Eastern Sydney PHN (CESPHN) is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced individuals who wish to make a significant difference to individuals with...
6 July 2020
  • immunisation
  • vaccination
  • aboriginal health
T he meningococcal B vaccine (Bexsero®) has been added to the National Immunisation Program schedule for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children <2 years of age , commencing 1 July 2020.
6 July 2020
  • EOI
  • Alcohol and drugs
Central and Eastern Sydney PHN (CESPHN) is seeking individual nominations for membership to the Drug & Alcohol Advisory Committee. We are particularly seeking representatives with lived experience.
2 July 2020
  • mental health
  • pss
  • bushfires
The Department of Health recently announced that CESPHN was successful in its submission for extra funding related to the provision of psychological support services to individuals impacted by the...
30 June 2020
  • immunisation
  • vaccines
  • antivaxxers
An interesting article in the Newcastle Herald 27 June 2020 looks at the damaging messages anti-vaxxers are attempting to spread in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic response.
30 June 2020
  • general practice
  • mental health
The Psychiatry Support Line for GPs has been established in response to GPs indicating they would like timely access to psychiatry expertise. 30 June 2020
29 June 2020
  • vaccination
  • immunsation
NSW Health has released the new NSW Immunisation Schedule that will come into effect on 1 July 2020.
29 June 2020
  • immunisation
  • vaccination
The National Immunisation Catch-up Calculator (NICC) is now available. Use it to calculate catch up schedules for children less than 10 years of age based on the National Immunisation Program...