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Mindfulness for health professionals – by Dr Kathryn Choules (PhD) and Dr Samantha Clarke (PhD)

Dentistry, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology / Science, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Psychology, The Health Industry

Due to my own developing interest in mindfulness in my own practice as an optometrist, and for the wider community of health practitioners, I thought…

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Exhilarating! My week with the Royal Flying Doctor Service – by Rebecca Irwin – medical student and NRHSN Chair

Careers and University, Dentistry, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology / Science, Inspirational, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Podiatry, Psychology, The Health Industry

The unique exhilarating experience of flying to remote communities and stations to provide health care is unparalleled by anything I have experienced thus far. I…

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Telemedicine: A Fundamental Addition to Contemporary Medical Curricula – by Christopher Lemon

Careers and University, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Podiatry, The Health Industry

“Medicine and technology are intrinsically linked. Many advances in health have been contingent upon synonymous advances in technology. This has become particularly clear in recent…

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The health industry responds to “Wasted” – the 4 Corners report on overdiagnosis and treatment in medicine

Exercise Physiology / Science, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, The Health Industry

Following the airing of the Four Corners report “Wasted” on 29th September, which featured commentary on the over diagnosis and over treatment of common health…

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Allied health misses a guernsey in the Medicare Benefits Schedule Review Taskforce – by Amanda Griffiths

Dentistry, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology / Science, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Psychology, The Health Industry

It’s been about a month since Minister for Health Sussan Ley announced the members of the Federal Government’s Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce and…

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#WhyWeDoResearch campaign – by Cheryl Prescott and Claire Gibbs

Careers and University, Dentistry, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology / Science, Inspirational, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Psychology, The Health Industry

“The #WhyWeDoResearch campaign was conceived and launched via Twitter by Claire Gibbs, Senior Clinical Research Nurse (@ClaireGibbsUK) and Abby Greaves, Research Administrator, (@JPUHResearch) at the…

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Call for health professionals to be more aware of signs of child sexual abuse surfaces during royal commission

Dentistry, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology / Science, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Psychology, The Health Industry

The ABC has again reported on the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse. They recently published revelations by psychologist Terence Kirkpatrick that…

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Advertising health services is about so much more than the AHPRA guidelines

Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Psychology, The Business of Health, The Health Industry

Health practitioners need to be aware that their advertising must comply not just with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) guidelines where appropriate, but…

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