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Sep

24

2020

Telehealth Extended to March 2021

The Australian Government has extended Medicare-subsidised telehealth until 31 March 2021. Telehealth aims to reduce the risk of community transmission of COVID-19 and provide protection for patients and health care providers.

Aug

06

2020

Have You Had a Telehealth Appointment in 2020?

If you’ve had a recent telehealth consultation with your GP or other health services, we'd love to hear from you.

Apr

14

2020

How to Prepare for a Telehealth Consultation

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Australians now have access to many health services through telehealth. But what is telehealth and how do you prepare for an appointment?

Jun

03

2019

How My Health Record Saved Further Pain and Discomfort for a Dental Patient

NCPHN recently had a chat with Dr Brendan White about an encounter with a patient who came in with a sore tooth. Brendan was able to treat the patient quickly and confidently after checking their My Health Record.

May

14

2019

North Coast Collective Starts A New Community Conversation

As the initial phase of the North Coast Collective launches, community members and services providers came together in separate events to start talking about mental health and alcohol and other drug services.

May

08

2019

Consultation on Interoperability in Health

The Australian Digital Health Agency is facilitating a national conversation to develop a blueprint for a more modern, digitally connected health system - and all community members are invited to participate.

Feb

25

2019

Nine out of 10 Australians Now Have a My Health Record

You can now securely access your My Health Record via the myGov portal.

Jan

29

2019

Free My Health Record Morning Tea in Tweed

North Coast Primary Health Network is hosting a free My Health Record morning tea in Tweed Heads during the NSW Seniors Festival.

Jan

09

2019

If Only He’d Had a My Health Record: Peter’s Story

Here’s the story of one couple’s experience and how having a My Health Record could have made a real difference in final stages of health care.

Nov

27

2018

My Health Record Opt-Out Extended

The Australian Parliament has passed the My Health Records Amendment (Strengthening Privacy) Bill 2018. What do the changes and accompanying extension of the opt-out period mean to you?

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