12 July 2021
  • mental health
The Psychiatry Support Line is a free phone service for GPs aimed at helping them manage the care of their mental health consumers. Providers, ProCare, also offer free GP accredited learning...
7 July 2021
  • COVID-19
In this week's update read about: NSW COVID-19 outbreak Lockdown extended Pfizer vaccine rollout Vaccine mandatory for aged care workers Temporary MS telehealth services Change in protocol for...
7 July 2021
  • mental health
The NEW PHN online mental health and psychosocial support referral forms will go live on Monday 12 July.
7 July 2021
  • immunisation
  • vaccination
Keep up to date with the latest immunisation news! Read about: General practice start administering Pfizer vaccine COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for RACF staff MBS and PIP updates
6 July 2021
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • public drug warning
Urgent drug warning: ‘MDMA (Ecstasy) powder’ found to contain: 25C-NBOMe a synthetic hallucinogen; and 4-fluoroamphetamine, a stimulant. Several hospitalisations have been reported in the Sydney...
5 July 2021
  • diabetes
  • population health
Next week is National Diabetes Week and Diabetes NSW&ACT are continuing their Heads Up campaign which focuses on the mental and emotional health of people living with diabetes. This year, the...
5 July 2021
  • pss
After reviewing with service providers and advisory groups we have made the following changes: care coordination sessions for children 0-12 now available; GP review process has been streamlined.
5 July 2021
  • mental health
  • parenting
To help parents reduce stress, and support their child’s coping skills, FREE evidence-based, online parenting support programs (Triple P Online and Teen Triple P Online) are now available to parents...
5 July 2021
  • cancer cervical screening
  • cervical screening
Changes to the National Cervical Screening Program (NCSP) may result in a small increase in appointments booked for cervical screening and increased requests for self-collected HPV tests, from July...
30 June 2021
  • COVID-19
In this week's update read about: NSW COVID-19 outbreak CESPHN Webinar TONIGHT Promoting testing and vaccination among older people COVID safe check-in AstraZeneca interval between doses New...