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3 October General Practice Matters available

Posted on October 3, 2019

The latest issue of General Practice Matters is available here

In this issue:

  • Tasmanian Immunisation Strategy released
  • Starting the Tasmanian HealthPathways birthday countdown
  • New MBS items for telehealth video consultations
  • PIP QI Readiness Checklist
  • BreastScreen Tasmania launching ‘referral pad’ trial
  • NDIS review invites feedback
  • Health literacy training and support
  • Care coordination trial starting in Brighton area

Useful resources:

  • New Family Planning Tasmania referral templates available
  • NCIRS hepatitis B vaccines for Australians fact sheet
  • Coming up: RACGP men’s health seminars
  • RACGP releases new edition of aged care clinical guide

Upcoming events:

  • Women’s Only GP breast screening event
  • Treating chronic disease, one park prescription at a time
  • Accessible Services – It’s in our hands! health literacy forum
  • Australian College of Nurse Practitioners TAS Symposium
  • Continence in children workshop
  • Workshop on hepatitis C in primary care and drug and alcohol settings
  • Advanced palliative care study day

The Check Up – we chat to GP and medical educator Anthea Dallas about living the dream in Tassie