#201 Government urged to extend Medicare telehealth items until March
The AMA is calling for the extension of temporary telehealth arrangements under Medicare.
#199 Guidance on the use of PPE by health care workers
The Australian Government Department of Health has provided updated guidance on the use of PPE by health care workers in areas with significant community transmission.
#198 COVID Safe plan required by 11:59pm today (Friday 7 August)
It is mandatory for every workplace operating in Victoria to have a COVID Safe Plan prepared by 11:59pm this evening. Here's what that looks like.
#197 Information about permitted work sites operating under Victoria's stage 4 restrictions
Only Permitted Work Premises may operate with on-site operations during the restricted activity period.
#192 Emergency accommodation for healthcare workers
The Hotel for Heroes program has been extended to provide accommodation for frontline workers who are required to self-quarantine.
#185 Advice for GPs with patients in the public housing towers
GPs are asked to proactively check details for patients who may be residents of the public housing towers and assist if necessary.
#184 SafeScript supports regulatory changes during COVID-19
Using SafeScript to make informed clinical decisions is more important than ever.
#183 Telehealth must remain an integral part of Australian health system
The AMA has reiterated its call for broader access to Medicare-funded telehealth consultations.
#180 How SafeScript can help during COVID-19
During the COVID-19 pandemic it remains important to check SafeScript when prescribing a monitored medicine.