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Latest General Practice Matters available

Posted on April 18, 2019

The latest issue of General Practice Matters is available here.

In this issue:

  • Go into the running to win an $100 book voucher with our after hours survey
  • Winter planning: Seasonal influenza vaccine availability for 2019
  • Winter planning: New toolkit for flu immunisation providers
  • Winter planning: Tips for your peers
  • PrEP for HIV prevention update
  • Deprescribing update: Podcast and upcoming education event
  • Updated measles vaccination information in the Australian Immunisation Handbook
  • National Cancer Screening Register update
  • National telehealth psychology service
  • The Pain Revolution visit to Tasmania: Feedback and final figures
  • Gout self-management app in primary care trial
  • Paediatric rehabilitation survey
  • Tasmanian GPs, nurses wanted for Healthy Male reference groups
  • Research into reproductive coercion seeking GP input
  • The Check Up wtih Dr Isobel Morse

In the south

  • Staff changes at Tasmanian Eye Clinics

In the north and north west

  • Fax and phone number changes at LGH and NWRH

In the north west

  • New fax and phone number for Parenting Centre in Burnie

Resources

  • Presentations and recordings of recent immunisation update events
  • MumSpace perinatal mental health website updated
  • My Health Record consumer materials available to order
  • Heart Foundation clinical fact sheets ahead of Heart Week 2019
  • New fact sheet from Australian Indigenous Alcohol and Other Drugs Knowledge Centre

Education

  • Suicide prevention webinars available on demand
  • NCIRS webinar about influenza vaccination for vulnerable children

Events

  • Male suicide prevention community forums in Launceston
  • Australian Diabetes Educators Association Tasmanian branch seminar
  • Full-day course in infection prevention and control
  • Practice management symposium in Launceston