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The Department of Humans Services is starting to implement the recommendations of the Independent Review of Health Providers’ Access to Medicare Card Numbers.    To strengthen the security of Medicare card information, from May 2018 additional security questions will be asked as pa...

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Medical and healthcare practitioners are being urged to remember their tax obligations when they receive a lump sum payment.   The ATO has noticed a number of arrangements in the healthcare services industry where a lump sum is paid which the recipient might think is a capital gain, but is mo...

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The Department of Human Services has updated order forms to request prescription stationery.  Read More Source: Department of Human Services
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Consumers and health professionals are advised that, for the 2018 influenza season, natural rubber latex is present in the sheath covering the needle of trivalent influenza vaccine Fluad. Fluad is available for people aged 65 years and over through the National Immunisation Program (NIP).  R...

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A national conversation to address unnecessary healthcare is being led by Australia’s medical colleges, societies and associations through the Choosing Wisely Australia initiative. Facilitated by NPS MedicineWise, Choosing Wisely challenges the way the health sector and consumers thi...

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Every day, clinicians across Australia prescribe medicines for their patients, and pharmacists dispense them. The clinical systems that manage these processes may vary widely, and it is vital that the medicines information within these diverse systems is always interpreted correctly. Australia ...

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$200 million opportunity that will foster collaborative research and development aimed at transforming digital health service delivery; improving health outcomes; reducing waste in the health system; building businesses and jobs. The Australian Digital Health Agency welcomes the announcement by Sen...

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Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) launched new guidelines today for pharmacists to promote meaningful clinical use of the My Health Record system to enhance patient-centred care. The new guidelines will help increase the number of pharmacists using My Health Record, a digital syst...

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You can now order the Prescriber bag supplies book for July 2018 to June 2020.  Read More
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The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) Secretariat wishes to advise that a public consultation is now open on proposed changes to meningococcal and Haemophilus Influenzae type B vaccination recommendations in the Australian Immunisation Handbook (Handbook). The public consu...

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