News

Jul

11

2019

Don’t Miss the BreastScreen Bus

The BreastScreen NSW mobile unit will be visiting Maclean in the coming weeks. Make an appointment by phoning 13 20 50.

Jun

12

2019

Don’t Miss the BreastScreen Bus

The BreastScreen NSW mobile unit will be visiting Yamba and Iluka in the coming weeks. Make an appointment by phoning 13 20 50.

Jun

05

2019

Supporting Children and Families in the First 2000 Days of Life

NCPHN is supporting an exciting new project that will develop partnerships across the health, education and community sectors in the Clarence Valley.

Jun

03

2019

How My Health Record Saved Further Pain and Discomfort for a Dental Patient

NCPHN recently had a chat with Dr Brendan White about an encounter with a patient who came in with a sore tooth. Brendan was able to treat the patient quickly and confidently after checking their My Health Record.

May

27

2019

Order Your Winter 2019 Posters

NCPHN, Mid North Coast LHD and Northern NSW LHD are once again offering local posters to encourage flu shots and good respiratory hygiene this flu season. Place an order for your practice, school or organisation today.

May

14

2019

North Coast Collective Starts A New Community Conversation

As the initial phase of the North Coast Collective launches, community members and services providers came together in separate events to start talking about mental health and alcohol and other drug services.

May

08

2019

Consultation on Interoperability in Health

The Australian Digital Health Agency is facilitating a national conversation to develop a blueprint for a more modern, digitally connected health system - and all community members are invited to participate.

May

08

2019

Wake Up. Kick Bowel Cancer’s Ass. Repeat.

Bowel cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in Aussie women. The good news is that bowel cancer is treatable and beatable if detected early.

May

01

2019

Immunisation Updates

Learn about the availability of flu vaccines and the meningococcal ACWY vaccine for adolescents.

Apr

29

2019

Coffs Harbour Fast Track Clinic Reopening

CHC Medical is proud to announce its Fast Track Clinic will re-open from May. This is a walk-in clinic for same day appointments for patients needing immediate care or medical attention.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Any AHPRA or AASW registered mental health practitioner providing services in the Mid North Coast and/or Northern NSW.

Social workers, psychotherapists and counsellors are ineligible to list in the directory.

By listing, you will let GPs, other referrers and consumers know that you are practising in Mid North Coast and/or Northern NSW. You can provide information such as where you are located, the services you provide, the population groups you support and your clinical interests.

No, the directory is a free service provided by Healthy North Coast.

This directory enables you to provide real-time information about your availability to accept referrals, as well as how long people may have to wait for an appointment. You can update this information as your availability changes. This will help GPs and other referrers ensure they only refer clients to practitioners who have the capacity to see them.

It also has a range of advanced search options and supports printing and bookmarking of search results.

You can choose to display your email address and your phone number so that people can contact you directly. You may prefer not to display these, in which case people can contact you by completing an enquiry form located in the Directory. Your choices can be updated anytime.

You can indicate wait times for an appointment for a new client or that you are currently unable to accept new referrals. You can also choose whether to display or hide your contact details. You can update your choices at any time.

Yes, you can update your listing or remove it at any time by clicking the “update practitioner details” button on your listing. You will receive a secure website link to your nominated admin email that will enable you to make changes, delete or put your listing on hold. You can also show when you are taking extended leave or are not available for a specific period, rather than completely removing your listing.

We will also send you an email every three months (90 days) prompting you to check that your information is up to date.

You will be responsible for managing the information in your listing and ensuring that it is up to date. You will also be asked to check the information before it is published in the directory.

We will also send you an email every three months (90 days) prompting you to check that your information is up to date so that the directory displays accurate information.

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