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September issue of General Practice Matters available

The latest issue of General Practice Matters is now available here

In this issue:

  • Meningococcal W vaccination program
  • Suicide prevention trial
  • Service commissioning update from Primary Health Tasmania
    • Mental health - people with mild mental illness
    • Aboriginal social and emotional wellbeing
    • Refugee health
  • Referrals to exercise physiology
  • Health Care Homes update
  • Interactions between HIV antiretrovirals and corticosteroids
  • Feedback on RACGP draft Putting prevention into practice (Green book) 3rd ed.
  • New services
    • New neurological services available
    • New group education for patients with Type 2 diabetes
  • Education
    • Bowel cancer screening webinar for practice nurses
    • Cervical screening online training modules
  • In the south
    • EOI: Heart failure quality improvement
  • Resources
    • Australian Immunisation Handbook update
    • Pre-vaccination zoster checklist
    • Prader-Willi Syndrome Australia resources
    • Referral templates
  • Events
    • Smoking cessation workshop for GPs
    • Lung cancer surgery best practices and future directions
    • Refugee health EOI information sessions
    • Antimicrobial prescribing for GPs
    • Building a health literate Tasmania forum
    • Women's health symposium

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