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Entries for March 2017

NSW Health have confirmed that GPs from other states are most welcome to join the NSW Health and RACGP webinar on Zostavax and Seasonal Influenza being held this Wednesday 29 March 7.45 - 8.45pm Presented by Dr Vicky Sheppeard from NSW Health and facilitated by the RACGP's Dr Tim Senior, the webina...

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NSW Health pours cold water on Sydney tuberculosis 'outbreak' claims. Ten people are being monitored for tuberculosis after a Sydney man with TB was misdiagnosed with asthma and lung cancer for several months before he received appropriate treatment. Read More
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The Federal and state and territory Health Ministers met in Melbourne on Friday 24 March at the COAG Health Council to discuss a range of national health issues.  Ministers considered a number of important national health matters, noting ongoing cooperation and work on issues including long te...

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THE ADELAIDE PHN is requesting proposals from service providers for the provision of the Adelaide Respiratory Health Project (ARHP). The ARHP will support the development and/or delivery of solutions which aim to improve outcomes for people living with COPD and asthma, build the capacity of service...

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NQPHN is seeking proposals from workplaces within the Health and Community Services sector which aim to reduce sedentary activity through the provision of physical activity infrastructure. NQPHN seeks to encourage workplaces in the NQPHN region to utilise the funds available to assist in starting an...

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A quick reminder that the ATO's $20,000 Accelerated Depreciation Scheme ends on 30th June 2017 Business assets must cost less than $20,000 + GST Assets must be paid for, installed and ready for use by 30th June Businesses can purchase numerous $20,000 assets Businesses need to ...

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EpiPen® 300 microgram (µg) Adrenaline Injection Syringe Auto-Injector Batches 5FA665, 5FA6651, 5FA6652, 5FA6653 Alphapharm Pty Ltd, following consultation with the Therapeutic Goods Administration, is recalling the following batches of EpiPen® 300 microgram (µg) A...

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The Department of Human Services has developed a single entry point (landing page) to act as a resource hub for Practice Managers. It has links for you to: find specific forms apply for an initial Medicare provider number learn how to create and use a Provider Digital Access (PRODA...

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Zostavax (shingles vaccine) and individuals who are immunocompromised The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has received a report of a death occurring in a patient with compromised immunise functioning following administration of Zostavax (http://www.tga.gov.au/alert/zostavax-vaccine). Zost...

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GPs and general practices wanting to reduce the risks of incorrect MBS billing and increase the efficiency of their practice may be interested in the Medicare Billing Assurance Toolkit. The toolkit includes a range of checklists, templates and suggestions to make it easier for GPs and their practice...

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