[WEBINAR] 2020 CommBank GP Insights Report

GP Insights Report

In this webinar, CommBank presents its 2020 GP Insights Report, helping doctors and practice owners to gain important insights into patient satisfaction, practice loyalty, and areas that drive patient measurement of quality of care. Continue reading “[WEBINAR] 2020 CommBank GP Insights Report”

[5 min read] COVID-19 Update for GPs: Prof Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer

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Important coronavirus (COVID-19) update for GPs from Professor Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health

This past week, as part of World Family Doctor Day we recognised the essential contributions our nation’s general practitioners make to the health and wellbeing of the people of Australia. This year’s theme recognised that GPs are ‘first in, last out’ during health emergencies like the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading “[5 min read] COVID-19 Update for GPs: Prof Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer”

[WEBINAR] COVID-19 Clinical Update with Professor David Wilkinson (Week 9)

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In this webinar, Professor David Wilkinson provides a final, informed clinical update and advice for doctors in our ongoing series on COVID-19.

Prof Wilkinson is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Macquarie University, as well as a general practitioner, public health medicine specialist and epidemiologist. He gathers details every day from resources available to few, so that he can put together a presentation that is unique from any other COVID-19 information out there.

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[6 min read] COVID-19 Update for GPs: Prof Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer

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Important coronavirus (COVID-19) update for GPs from Professor Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health

By the end of this week, every state and territory will have begun taking careful steps to ease some of the restrictions that have helped us suppress the spread of this virus. While this will see a return to some of the freedoms we have had to forfeit over the past eight weeks, I want to emphasise our responsibility to protect each other from COVID-19. Continue reading “[6 min read] COVID-19 Update for GPs: Prof Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer”

[PODCAST] COVID-19 Management Advice with Paul Elmslie & Kelly Chard (Week 8)

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In this podcast, accountant specialist Kelly Chard and Paul Elmslie (Founder and CEO of National Skin Cancer Centres and HealthCert Education) provide expert advice for doctors on tax planning, reviewing your trading structure, and starting the new financial year with the right tools.

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[WEBINAR] COVID-19 Management Advice with Paul Elmslie & Kelly Chard (Week 8)

COVID-19

In this webinar, accountant specialist Kelly Chard and Paul Elmslie (Founder and CEO of National Skin Cancer Centres and HealthCert Education) provide expert advice for doctors on tax planning, reviewing your trading structure, and starting the new financial year with the right tools.

Continue reading “[WEBINAR] COVID-19 Management Advice with Paul Elmslie & Kelly Chard (Week 8)”

[6 min read] COVID-19 Update for GPs: Prof Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer

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Important coronavirus (COVID-19) update for GPs from Professor Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health

I’m sure you will join me in welcoming the Prime Minister’s announcement of a plan to ease Coronavirus restrictions, 3 Step Framework for a COVIDSafe Australia. Following Friday’s meeting of National Cabinet, individual state and territory governments will move along the steps in the framework in their own time based on local conditions.  Continue reading “[6 min read] COVID-19 Update for GPs: Prof Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer”

[WEBINAR] COVID-19 Clinical Update with Professor David Wilkinson (Week 8)

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COVID-19

In this webinar, Professor David Wilkinson provides an informed clinical update and advice for doctors in our ongoing series on COVID-19.

Prof Wilkinson is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Macquarie University, as well as a general practitioner, public health medicine specialist and epidemiologist. He gathers details every day from resources available to few, so that he can put together a presentation that is unique from any other COVID-19 information out there.

Continue reading “[WEBINAR] COVID-19 Clinical Update with Professor David Wilkinson (Week 8)”

[5 min read] Improving patients’ diet and immunity in times of COVID-19

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The current global health crisis has highlighted the importance of effective nutrition and improved diet in supporting the immune system to fight viruses like COVID-19.

Nutrition is intricately linked to patients’ immunity and their risk of contracting infections as well as their ability to overcome illnesses. Poorly nourished patients are at greater risk of developing viruses and bacterial infections, and people with chronic or severe illnesses are also more likely to suffer from a worsened nutritional status than healthy people. Continue reading “[5 min read] Improving patients’ diet and immunity in times of COVID-19”

[3 min read] 5 tips for your patients with hand dermatitis

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The current public health pandemic (COVID-19) has compelled the community to increase and maintain their hygiene practices. Effective and thorough hand washing has been a key part of this strategy, however an unintended consequence of this has been a surge in cases of hand dermatitis. Continue reading “[3 min read] 5 tips for your patients with hand dermatitis”