This week in PHC




What is primary health care? Why is it important?

Primary health care (PHC) is the frontline of the health care system. Delivered in a variety of settings, by multiple types of providers (including GPs, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and other...
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Telehealth trial reveals significant benefits for patients

Susan Nancarrow from the Southern Cross University, discusses Feros Care's National Broadband Network (NBN)-enabled telehealth pilot of My Health Clinic at Home involving vital-sign monitoring, telehealth nurse triage and video-conferencing. A...
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PHN matters: Chronic disease program targets hospital admissions

In a major development aimed at reducing potentially avoidable hospitalisations in Brisbane North, patients who present to hospital with chronic complex health conditions will receive extra community support to help...
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Innovation, Challenges & Opportunities

Given that every one of the 31 newly formed Primary Health Networks (PHN) was represented amongst the 250 or so delegates at this conference, the theme Innovation, Challenge & Opportunity...
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