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Oct 25
2018

The 25 October edition of Practice News, our fortnightly newsletter for General Practice, is now available. 

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Oct 24
2018

Local GPs have told us that their capacity to support patients affected by substance abuse and addiction is limited. As a result, we are coordinating a major consultation project to learn how we can support GPs and community pharmacists with AOD treatment and patient support.

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Oct 11
2018

Are you looking to take the next step in your career? Want to learn new skills and knowledge so you can deliver a new model of care? 

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Oct 11
2018

Our GP Advisory Committee (GPAC) is one mechanism for engaging with general practice and incorporating the views and feedback of GPs into our PHN activities. GPAC meets five times per year and GPAC in Focus highlights the main topics at these meetings.

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Oct 11
2018

Our HealthPathways Team is continually developing new content and in the last two weeks, two new Pathways went Live.

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Oct 11
2018

HealthPathways is a free online health information portal for healthcare professionals in our region. Dr Hany Gayed talks about how HealthPathways helps him in every day practice.

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Oct 11
2018

Do you regularly use HealthPathways? How is it valuable to you?

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Oct 11
2018

The ACWY meningococcal vaccine will be added to the National Immunisation Program (NIP) Schedule for adolescents from April 2019.

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Oct 11
2018

Pathology and diagnostic imaging services are now able to add their reports to a patient's My Health Record.

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Sep 21
2018

The Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is warning people who live in, or have recently visited the Lithgow or Richmond regions to watch for measles symptoms after two adults in the District developed the infection.

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Aug 30
2018

Are you passionate about improving the health of patients with obesity? Then register your practice in the University of NSW's Help-GP Trial.

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Aug 29
2018

Recognised vaccination providers can now record immunisation information on the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) through Health Professional Online Services (HPOS).

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Aug 29
2018

Blue Mountains Hospital is expanding its clinical hydrotherapy programs to meet increased demand. These new programs will help reduce the current waiting list.

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Aug 29
2018

Changes to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) for the new Cervical Screening Test came into effect on the 1 December 2017.

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Aug 29
2018

Disability Advocacy NSW has developed two National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) advocacy tools to assist people who are experiencing problems accessing the NDIS; and people with an approved NDIS package that may have inadequate funding to meet their needs.

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