Be HEALTHe for your HEART

Thursday 6 Dec 2018

Women with a history of pre-eclampsia are 4 times more like to suffer heart disease. Researchers from the University of Newcastle are currently recruiting 90 women, aged 18-45 years, who had pre-eclampsia within the last 4 years, to test the effectiveness of an online healthy lifestyle program called Be Healthe for your Heart. If you would like to promote the study to your patients, please contact Dr Melinda Hutchesson email: behealthe@newcastle....

HNE HealthPathways site now mobile friendly

Thursday 29 Nov 2018

The all-new mobile‑friendly HNE HealthPathways site is here and easier to use on your phone, tablet, or desktop. Whether you’re in a clinic, on a hospital ward, or out in the community, HNE HealthPathways can now be accessed and used on a variety of computers and devices. Clinical content is identical on the mobile-friendly and classic versions of HNE HealthPathways sites. Your normal login details or access method will continue to work, but you...

Increased testing for all patients at risk of HIV

Thursday 29 Nov 2018

In the lead up to World AIDS Day, 1 Dec. 2018, NSW Health is encouraging health professionals to test all patients at risk of HIV infection, and avoid assumptions about a patient’s risk of acquiring the infection. For information about testing and the NSW HIV Support Program, go to https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/…/P…/health-professionals.aspx

Getting patients to move more during Exercise Right for Doctors Week

Tuesday 20 Nov 2018

The message is simple. Exercise is the best, cheapest, and most accessible medicine available, and in order to improve chronic disease mortality rates, people need to move more. 'Exercise Right for Doctors' is a new campaign is to help educate doctors and practice nurses about the health benefits of exercise, especially for the prevention, treatment and management of chronic conditions. Click here to access information resources for patients, onl...

Get your GP career underway - limited training places available

Monday 19 Nov 2018

Take your first step towards a dynamic and rewarding career. Find out what it's like training as a GP in NSW & ACT. More information can be found on the GP Synergy website.

EVENTS & EDUCATION
19
Oct
9 AM
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The Health Workforce Scholarship Program provides financial support to health professionals in the fields of medicine, nursing, allied health, dentistry and Aboriginal health in rural and regional areas, for further study, professional development and short courses. Scholarships: A payment up to ...
11
Dec
1 PM
Free
This webinar is open to all healthcare providers to attend and will provide a step by step overview in regards to how healthcare professionals can access the My Health Record system via the National Provider Portal.
12
Dec
12:30 PM
Free
This FREE webinar will provide the practice team, including nurses, GPs, practice managers and reception staff with an overview of the changes taking place May 2019 to Practice Incentive Program/Payments (PIPs) and Service Incentive Payments (SIP) in general practice.
12
Dec
1 PM
Free
This webinar is all about communication between the practice team using CAT4 and Topbar. CAT Plus prompts allow users to create custom notifications shown at the point of care based on the extensive filtering and reporting capabilities of CAT4. This can be used to alert clinicians about missing path...
12
Dec
6 PM
159B The Entrance Road Erina
FREE
      HNECC Primary Health Network invites all Practice Nurses (including RNs, ENs, EENs) to join us for a "meeting of the minds" networking/mentoring opportunity. The primary purpose of this group is to support each other emotionally, personally & professionally, and to provide a unique forum for s...