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Jul

07

2020

COVID-19 Health Professionals National Disability Advisory Service Launch

The Department of Health has established a COVID-19 advisory service to assist health workers caring for people with disabilities.

Jul

07

2020

COVID-19 Resources for Patients

NSW Health has developed a range of COVID-19 fact sheets and brochures for patients.

Jul

02

2020

Testing Times – GP Respiratory Clinic Update

GP respiratory clinics continue to support our community by providing assessment, testing and diagnosis for people with mild-to-moderate respiratory symptoms. A new clinic is now open in Casino.

Jun

30

2020

COVID-19 NSW Quarantine Exemptions

NSW Health has released updated quarantine information.

Jun

17

2020

Primary Care Impact Update

Nurse Led Cervical Cancer Screening Service Danielle Midgley, Practice Nurse at Tweed Coast Medical, has successfully implemented a nurse-led cervical cancer screening service. She has kindly shared her PDSA with you.

Jun

17

2020

Why General Practices Need Nurses More Than Ever

From infection control to flu clinics, nurses are an important part of the general practice team. A new guide explains how general practices can make the most of the nurse role during COVID-19. It also shows how nurses attract revenue streams t...

Jun

17

2020

Updated Clinical Advice on Collection for COVID-19

NSW Health has provided updated advice on the collection of nasal and throat swabs for respiratory virus testing. This covers the required materials, preparation and specimien collection procedure.

Jun

17

2020

Updated COVID-19 Advice on High Risk Respiratory Therapies and Techniques

The Agency for Clinical Innovation has updated their advice on the following high-risk respiratory therapies and techniques:

Jun

11

2020

Primary Care Impact Update

Our new Primary Care Impact site has been open for two weeks, with positive feedback received from health professionals on the layout and accessibility of this new resource. Updates are now available on influenza immunisation during COVID-19 an...

Jun

03

2020

GP RACF Outbreak Planning – Expressions of Interest

Are you a GP and work in a residential aged care facility? Interested in assisting with regional COVID-19 outbreak preparations?

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