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Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
Only four spaces remain for Rural Emergency Obstetrics Training (REOT) in Cowra on 24 February 2018. This course offers non-obstetric practicing doctors an opportunity to learn the basic skills and knowledge for common birthing procedures and emergencies.…
 
Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
The Department of Health has announced changes to MBS Colonoscopy item numbers. Scheduled to become effective 1 March 2018, these changes are intended to align MBS items with clinical best practice, better describe/prescribe indications, and ensure…
 
Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
General Practitioners and approved Medical Specialists can access the Free Interpreting Service through Translating and Interpreting Services (TIS) National. Nursing and practice support staff working with practitioners registered with TIS National can also…
 
Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
Want to know more about health assessments and what you need to do for record keeping? The Health Assessments and Your Record Keeping Responsibilities Education Guide can help you.
 
Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) applications are now open for the 2018B intake of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine’s (ACRRM) Independent Pathway to Fellowship.
 
Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
An e-module released by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care is now freely available to help clinicians develop their skills in communicating risks and benefits with their patients. The module, Helping Patients Make Informed…
 
Posted: 14/12/2017 News type: News article
Under a recent review, the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) has found that some immunisation medical exemptions have been certified by providers who do not meet the eligibility restrictions. This applies mainly to doctors who do not meet the definition…
 
Posted: 07/12/2017 News type: News article
Develop your ultrasound skills with the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine's (ACRRM) Ultrasound workshop on 10 March 2018 in Adelaide. This workshop covers the use of ultrasound in emergency medicine, trauma, and clinical care for rural…
 
Posted: 07/12/2017 News type: News article
Blackdog Institute is the project lead for the GP with a Special Interest in Mental Health (GPwSIMH) project of which the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) is a partner. Black Dog Institute is surveying the opinions of GPs in rural and…
 
Posted: 07/12/2017 News type: News article
From 1 December 2017 the National Cancer Screening Register (NCSR), in partnership with the state and territory registers, began delivering complementary services to continue to support the delivery of cervical screening to patients during the programs…