Newsletter October 2018 – Polio

Newsletter October 2018 – Polio

25 Oct 2018Newsletter October 2018 – Polio

Polio outbreak in Papua New Guinea   The following recommendations have been issued by the Department of Health: Australian residents planning to visit PNG for less than four weeks should be up to date with their polio vaccination. Australian residents travelling to PNG intending to stay for longer than four weeks should have a documented polio […]

Newsletter September 2018 – Cervical Screening

25 Sep 2018Newsletter September 2018 – Cervical Screening

With the weather getting a bit warmer why not get out of the city and try to recreate this photo? It is taken from the top of the Lerderderg-track, about an hours drive from Melbourne.  More ideas of great Victorian walks can be found at the Parks Victoria website or using the Parks Discovery app. From October […]

Newsletter August 2018 – My Health Record

25 Aug 2018Newsletter August 2018 – My Health Record

In an earlier newsletter we shared some information about the changes that are happening to the My Health Record. Since then, new legislation has been announced which strengthens privacy provisions. One of the key changes prohibits police and government agencies access without consent unless a court order has been obtained. To read the full media release click […]