Latest primary care News

RACGP acknowledges Health Minister Greg Hunt during critical time for Australia
Study examines impact of bushfires, Covid on older South Coast residents
Supporting our community mental health workforce
New guidelines to help GPs care for patients impacted by violence and abuse
First National Memory Clinic Guidelines to Support Dementia Diagnosis
Local support available with Wallan Community Services Hub
Volunteer project wins Heath Service Journal award
Auckland DHB first to reach 90% fully vaccinated
Covid Vaccination information and resources for GPs 18 November
Progressing Canberra’s eating disorder residential treatment centre
RACGP: SA GPs urgently need more guidance
Researchers confirm link between testing positive for Covid and fatigue and sleep problems
Border rules relaxed as vax target hit earlier than planned
More improvement needed to Primary Care reform blueprint
10 Year Plan good start
Vaccine Operations Centre – Weekly Operational Update 10 November
Youth mental health issues need personalised care: research
Australians should embrace reopening – with confidence
Start of Covid booster vaccination program
Growing and supporting Australia’s health system and aged care capacity
AMA tells GP senate inquiry of dire situation in rural Australia
Assessing Pharmacy Diabetes Screening Trial
General practice in desperate need of support AMA tells Senate inquiry
AMA gives evidence at senate inquiry into general practice workforce
Innovative interactive tool to identify signs of lung cancer
New research aims to make prescribing of medication safer for people in prison
Concerning trends around self-harm across Greater Manchester
Medicare to fund allied health case conferencing
Westpac New Zealand announces solid financial result
Supporting and Strengthening Primary Care as Australia opens up
New tools for GPs to improve breast cancer diagnosis and care
New Deal For Staff As Mental Health Reforms Begin
Three-year MD program grads have less debt, are ready for residency
Baylor-led Study Analyzes Impact of Covid on Pediatric Advanced Practice Registered Nurses
102 community cases of Covid; 2 new border cases; vaccination rates continue to climb
ATAGI update following weekly Covid meeting 15 October
Research on detecting cancer in primary care wins RCGP Research Paper of Year award
AMA updates its definition of general practice
World Allied Health Professionals Day time to highlight entire sector
$30 million investment in research to drive better health
Consultation opens on draft Primary Health Care 10 Year Plan
Type 2 diabetes health checks down by 7.4 million due to UK’s covid restrictions in 2020
PSA welcomes WA vaccine mandate for health workers
School-based Covid vaccination underway this week for students
Increased child care support brought forward
Restrictions on abortion medication lifted for health practitioners
WHO report highlights global shortfall in investment in mental health
Remote monitoring provides help for Covid patients