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primary care


Governments are being urged to invest in nursing to fill gaps in primary care services  Nurses have the skills to play a greater role in managing and treating minor ailments …

Location rules, ownership rules and funding model changes should be considered in the post-pandemic landscape, expert says  Sweeping changes should be considered to the way primary care operates and is …

Ineffective management of heart disease, asthma, diabetes and other chronic illness costs the Australian health system more than $320 million each year in avoidable hospital admissions, says a new Grattan …

Primary care needs after-hours in the NT will be the focus of two round table events for pharmacists, pharmacy managers, GPs and GP practice managers. Hosted by the Northern Territory PHN’s After …

The Pharmacy Guild of Australia has welcomed the release of the discussion paper ‘Better outcomes for people with chronic and complex health conditions through primary health care.’ Releasing the discussion …

The doubling of funds for professional services in the 6CPA represents recognition that community pharmacists are now primary healthcare providers, claims Charlie Benrimoj, professor of pharmacy practice and head of …