Virtual Psychologist is a Federal Government funded initiative that provides fully qualified mental health professionals to support people in rural and remote areas via Text, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp or Twitter.
Provider Digital Access (PRODA) is an online authentication system for health providers, practice managers and practice nurses to securely access Government services. PRODA can be used anywhere internet access is available.
GPs in our region can now access a free psychiatry advice line to help manage the care of patients with mental health concerns.
On 1 July, the new health workforce Distribution Priority Areas classification system replaced the Districts of Workforce Shortage Assessment Areas for GPs and Bonded Doctors. This change has implications for the majority of practices in our region.
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