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Group support officer positions available

Primary Health Tasmania is searching for two group support officers – health system improvement to join our teams in either Hobart or Launceston. We’re looking for people with high-level administrative skills who can support work activities in a project management environment. These are full-time, permanent positions. To find out more and apply, click here. Applications close…

Tasmanians invited to help shape the future of Australian’s mental health

The National Mental Health Commission will be visiting 23 cities and towns and wants to connect with people to hear about their living experience of mental health. Their input and feedback will help shape a 2030 Vision for mental health and suicide prevention in Australia. The Commission will be visiting Launceston and Hobart on 5 August.…

27 June General Practice Matters available

The latest issue of General Practice Matters is available here. In this issue: Winter management: New cold and flu hub, local notifications Reviewed and updated Tasmanian HealthPathways Tasmanian Doctors Health Program Butterfly Foundation referral database National Cancer Screening Register Painaustralia launches new national plan Southern Sexual Assault Medical Service seeking more doctors World Hepatitis Day…

Are you our new Integrated Health Care Lead?

Do you have the skills and experience to identify and implement effective integrated health care strategies? Are you able to provide expertise and leadership to the organisation in health service innovation? Primary Health Tasmania is on the lookout for a Lead – Integrated Health Care who can provide technical leadership in developing and implementing clinical health service and…

13 June General Practice Matters available

The latest issue of General Practice Matters is available here. In this issue: Australian influenza report Best Practice AIR transmission ComRRS coming to the south and north west EOIS welcome for APNA program RACGP welcomes nominations for Brian Williams Award Rural Medicine Australia 2019 Awards nominations open Survey for alcohol problem treatment guidelines LGBTI health and inclusive practice…

Applications welcome for two Clinical Advisory Council vacancies

Primary Health Tasmania is seeking to fill two positions on its Clinical Advisory Council. Vacant positions are for: • an allied health professional • a community pharmacist. The councils are vital strategic functions ensuring clinical leadership feature strongly in decisions that impact on Tasmania’s health system, primary care workforce and local communities. If you think…