General Practice Matters 7 June 2018

The latest issue of General Practice Matters is now available here.

In this issue:

  • Pertussis warning
  • What is 'whole person care'? Share your thoughts
  • Access an online immunisation calendar
  • Healthy Kids Toolkit material available
  • Be part of rheumatic illness survey
  • Get ready for state-wide Hep C campaign
  • The Check Up with Dr Tim Flanagan


In the north:

  • BREATHE for Life program launching in Launceston soon


In the south:

  • Dr Malcolm Turner has relocated his private rheumatology practice



  • Fact sheet for finding telepyschology and telepsychiatry services
  • Free coeliac disease diagnosis and management webinar available
  • Webinar: Ethical dilemmas for rural and remote telehealth patients
  • Rang of health literacy resources to tell patients 'It's ok to ask'



  • RACGP 5th edition standards training workshop
  • Instrument processing education for general practice staff
  • General practice infection control workshops
  • 'Right as Rain': Immunisation event for GPs and nurses
  • Docs4Docs training workshop
  • Structural health disease education evening for GPs

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