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New app helps people monitor COVID-19 symptoms from home and identify mental health needs
Flu vaccination: community pharmacies were there for patients
RACGP calls for influenza vaccine to be prioritised to GPs after 55% of clinics didn’t get enough stock
University led COVID19 drug trial expands into home testing
Landmark study of 1000 general practices predict second and third waves of patients until Christmas
RACGP speaks out on telehealth corporate “pop ups”
GPs called to nominate for RACGP Awards
RACGP calls on Australians to thank their GP on World Family Doctor Day
International World Family Doctor Day
Patients Embrace Telehealth – COVID-19 Reforms Must Be Made Permanent
AMA Calls for Single Employer Model For All GP Registrars
New app is doctors’ guide to most reliable COVID-19 information
Ministerial Statement – Australia’s COVID-19 Health Response – Parliament House
Opening of 100th COVID-19 GP-led respiratory clinic
Primary care key to protecting Australians from COVID-19
Research finds primary health care nurses losing work during pandemic
Additional supports for frontline health and disability workers announced on International Nurses Day
RACGP urges rural and remote healthcare workers to look after their mental health and seek help if needed
RACGP urges rural and remote healthcare workers to look after their mental health and seek help if needed
Moderate exercise in middle and older age cuts time spent in hospital
RACGP’s message to Royal Commission: GPs need more support during natural disasters
Medical schools ready to boost hospital capacity with new medical assistant roles
Western Australians urged to stay healthy and see their GP
Headspace Hastings opens
ANU helps make protective equipment for health workers
GP and Nurse Teams Support COVID-19 Patients at Home
GP-led COVID-19 respiratory clinic opens in Devonport
ERC to focus on small businesses, frontline services
Locally-made hand sanitiser distributed to aged care facilities, GP clinics
Neglecting GP research risks poor health outcomes
Locally-made hand sanitiser distributed to aged card facilities, GP clinics
RACGP launches nationwide campaign to stop people neglecting their health due to COVID-19
Mental health funding needs to be spent faster
RACGP’s message to Royal Commission: GPs need more support during natural disasters
Elective surgery restart vindicates anti-COVID strategy
New MBS items will help care for Australians and keep practice nurses working
Australians embrace telehealth to save lives during COVID-19
Studying impact of Covid-19 policy decisions in real-time
Studying impact of Covid-19 policy decisions on healthcare workers in real-time
Early flu vaccine best protection against COVID-19
First regional NSW COVID-19 respiratory clinic opens in Wagga Wagga
RACGP Foundation offers funding to GPs for research projects related to COVID-19 and general
Transcript: Shayne Elliott with Louise Saunders – ABC Radio Hobart
First regional NSW COVID-19 respiratory clinic opens in Wagga Wagga
Plan to secure North-West health services
Pharmacy Guild of Australia, Queensland, welcomes changes to Drug Therapy Protocol
120 COVID-19 testing centres now operating
Looking after people with existing health conditions during COVID-19