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Jan

08

2021

Brisbane Lockdown Highlights Importance of Being COVID-Safe

Queensland Government imposes a three-day lockdown on the greater Brisbane area from 6pm tonight to stop the spread of a highly infectious strain of COVID-19.

Jan

08

2021

COVID-19 Travel Advice: Where To Find Information

COVID-19-related border and travel restrictions continue to be updated regularly in response to the evolving pandemic — visit the relevant websites to make sure you have the latest information.

Jan

08

2021

Updated COVID-19 Advice for NSW Residential Aged Care Providers

NSW Health has updated the advice for residential aged care providers and those providing services within aged care as of 7 January and until further notice.

Dec

22

2020

Queensland Border Restrictions

The Queensland Government is issuing regular updates to border restrictions - keep up to date with the latest information.

Dec

22

2020

New Restrictions for Visitors to North Coast Hospitals and Inpatient Facilities

From today, visitors from certain NSW Local Government Areas will not be able to enter hospitals and health facilities in Northern NSW Local Health District.

Dec

22

2020

Cloth Masks and COVID-19 Visitor Information Posters

Healthy North Coast staff are distributing cloth masks and posters to popular tourist areas to remind visitors and residents to get tested and to be COVID safe.

Dec

21

2020

COVID-19 Latest News: Where to Find Information

In response to the growing COVID-19 cluster in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, NSW Health is regularly issuing updated information.

Dec

20

2020

Updated Advice for NSW Aged Care Providers

Latest advice and directions from NSW Health for aged care providers.

Dec

18

2020

Sydney’s Northern Beaches declared a COVID-19 hotspot

Latest information about the current COVID-19 hotspots and links to important local resources and supports.

Dec

16

2020

Over and Out, 2020

Healthy North Coast's offices will be closed for the holidays. We are closing from 5.00pm on Friday 18 December 2020, and re-opening at 9.00am on Monday 4 January 2021.

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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.

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.

You can read the full Terms of Use by clicking here.