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Oct

02

2018

Mental Health Week: Help is Always at Hand

The theme for Mental Health Week in 2018 is Share the Journey. Anyone with mental health concerns is urged to open up to someone about their issues and take steps to get some professional help.

Oct

02

2018

Community Survey Presentation is Now Available Online

North Coast Primary Health Network invites the community to view key findings from the 2018 Local Health Needs Assessment Community Survey.

Oct

02

2018

Sky’s the Limit: Art on Bundjalung Country Workshop Video Series Streaming at 30,000 ft

In a definite coup for the Art on Bundjalung Country project - and the featured artists - Virgin Australia has included the full series of videos in their October in-flight entertainment program.

Oct

02

2018

Do You Care for an NDIS Participant in the Mid North Coast Region?

Southern Cross University is conducting a research project to better understand the experiences of carers in the Coffs Harbour to Port Macquarie region.

Oct

02

2018

National Amputee Awareness Week

Did you know that 28 amputation surgeries are performed per day in Australia? That is approximately 8,000 amputations per year.

Sep

27

2018

Be Part of Building a Compassionate Community

If you live between Maclean and Tweed Heads, you are invited to become part of a movement to build a more active and compassionate community.

Sep

26

2018

Controlling Access to My Health Record – Not Just Black and White

You are in control of what health information in your My Health Record is shared and with whom.

Sep

26

2018

Gaamung-gundi Muya ‘Spirit of the Girls’ Camp

The Gaamung-gundi Muya (‘Spirit of the Girls’) cultural camp for local Indigenous youth was held in Scotts Head during early September.

Sep

26

2018

parkrun Launches in South West Rocks

parkrun is a free, weekly, timed 5km walk or run launching in South West Rocks on 6 October 2018. It will be held at Horseshoe Bay Reserve every Saturday at 7am.

Sep

24

2018

Lismore Koori Knockout

Members of the Aboriginal Health Team at North Coast Primary Health Network attended the Koori Knockout in Lismore on Saturday 15 September 2018.

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

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.

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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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