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Oct

15

2017

Interventional Suite at Coffs Harbour Health Campus

The new $2.4 million Interventional Suite at Coffs Harbour Health Campus is now fully operational, with services progressively being brought online since late March this year.

Oct

15

2017

New Palliative Care Role for Cardiac and Respiratory Disease

The Mid North Coast Local Health District’s palliative care team has been bolstered by the addition of a new CNC2 position based in the Coffs Harbour Clinical Network.

Oct

04

2017

HealthPathways for Mental Health

As demand for mental health treatment continues to soar, new figures show that GPs are doing the heaviest lifting to ease the burden of mental illness. The HealthPathways team have recently localised a suite of Mental Health Referral pages to h...

Oct

04

2017

Hearing Awareness Professional Development

Australian Hearing has put together a comprehensive education activity to help GPs and nurses learn more about identifying and managing hearing loss.

Oct

03

2017

Support Likely for Coffs GPs to Address Summer Seasonal Demand

Over the past few months, NCPHN and MNCLHD have met with Mid North Coast health professionals to co-design a solution to address the issue of summer seasonal demand. This includes how best to care for at-risk patients and reduce the likelihood of ...

Sep

20

2017

Support After Suicide Group in Lismore

Lifeline Northern Rivers is offering a Support After Suicide group in Lismore. The service will run from late September to mid-December 2017.

Sep

20

2017

New Allied Health Service in Banora Point

Glasswing Therapy is run by an experienced multidisciplinary group of allied health professionals in Banora Point. They aim to improve the lives of both children and adults with a range of delays and diffabilities through accurate diagnosis, ...

Sep

20

2017

Over the Counter Codeine Supply Changes

From 1 February 2018, low-dose codeine will no longer be available without prescription in pharmacies.

Sep

19

2017

Working with Your Local Pharmacies to Get the Most out of My Health Record

An NCPHN initiative to see more pharmacies across our region become "My Health Record Ready" has seen 79 pharmacists now signed up for the platform.

Sep

19

2017

BreastScreen NSW Needs You

Research has shown that your patients are more likely to have a breast screen if you recommend it to them. Your active support in encouraging breast screening will help with the detection of breast cancer in its early stages.

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