#183 Telehealth must remain an integral part of Australian health system
The AMA has reiterated its call for broader access to Medicare-funded telehealth consultations.
#180 How SafeScript can help during COVID-19
During the COVID-19 pandemic it remains important to check SafeScript when prescribing a monitored medicine.
#178 National Immunisation Program changes
From 1 July 2020, several changes to the National Immunisation Program will come into effect.
#172 New measures to reduce harm from prescription opioids amongst raft of PBS changes
Opioid medications will now be available in smaller quantities and patients must meet eligibility requirements.
#169 Arthritis Australia launches rheumatoid arthritis patient-support website
Arthritis Australia has launched a new online rheumatoid arthritis patient-support website.
#167 The new wave of silicosis
Despite silicosis being one of the oldest known lung diseases - and one we thought had all but disappeared - it has re-emerged in the 21st century.
#165 COVID-19 telehealth reforms must be made permanent
The overwhelming success of telehealth makes a strong case for the COVID-19 reforms as a permanent feature of our health system.
#162 Praise for the Victorian response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Associate Professor Julian Rait was invited to make a statement at the Public Accounts and Estimates Inquiry into the Victorian Government's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
#159 Late diagnosis of type 1 diabetes during COVID-19
The Australian Paediatric Society is concerned about the impact that late or non-attendance of a sick child to a GP or emergency department may have.