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Oct

27

2020

My Health Record Training Webinars

The Australian Digital Health Agency is offering My Health Record training webinars tailored to specific clinical information systems.

Oct

01

2020

MNCLHD Admission and Discharge Notification Pilot Now Live

The Mid North Coast Local Health District has gone live with their admission and discharge notification pilot this week. Feedback from general practices has been positive.

Sep

24

2020

MBS Telehealth Items Extended to March 2021

Healthy North Coast welcomes the Federal Government’s confirmation that temporary MBS telehealth items have been extended until 31 March 2021.

Sep

03

2020

eReferral Quality Improvement Activity Now Available for General Practice

A new quality improvement activity is available via Primary Care Impact for increasing the use of eReferrals to NNSWLHD Lismore Pain and Speciality Outpatient Clinics.

Aug

27

2020

Local Nurse Network Meetings Attended by 220+

Last week, Healthy North Coast hosted two Nurse Network webinars that were attended by over 220 participants. Feedback has been positive.

Aug

14

2020

Latest News for Electronic Prescribing Rollout

While the new electronic prescribing token model is currently limited to ‘Communities of Interest’, all prescribers and dispensers are encouraged to enrol in the CPD Accredited free eLearning courses.

Aug

13

2020

COVID-19 Telehealth Items Guide

This new guide, published in late July, captures with the most commonly asked telehealth questions from health professionals, and the responses from the Department.

Jul

30

2020

If Your Patients Attend a Mid North Coast LHD Service, You May Receive a Notification

Mid North Coast LHD will soon be piloting hospital admission and discharge notifications being sent to a patient’s nominated GP. This includes GPs outside the Mid North Coast if their patients present to these facilities.

Jul

16

2020

Australian Government Announces Stage Seven of Telehealth Reforms

Medicare-subsidised telehealth services, introduced as a key part of the COVID-19 response, will now promote patients receiving continuous care from a patient’s regular GP or medical practice.

Jul

08

2020

Mid North Coast GPs Will Pilot Hospital Admission and Discharge Notifications

Mid North Coast general practices and Aboriginal Medical Services will soon participate in a hospital admission and discharge notification pilot.

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