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My Health Record in theory should be wonderful for finally integrating a person's healthcare amongst different providers. In practice it's...
13/09/2021 - 20:22
AusGP posted a forum topic The Future of Telehealth
I'm a medical professional and interested in peoples thoughts about the future of telehealth. 1. Whats working well now? 2. What isn't...
13/09/2021 - 20:13
Yes because they legally have to or get in deep trouble if Medicare audit (Having said that have also sometimes failed to receive 291...
18/11/2020 - 23:24
I have had a lot more problems with Psychiatrists not writing letters than other specialties - thank goodness for the Safescript system in...
18/11/2020 - 19:20
Do you work for one of the Telepsychiatry services? Are there any you would recommend over another?
18/11/2020 - 19:19
GP here. Thanks for the AMA Kind of tongue in cheek...But... Why is it so hard to get most psychiatrists to write update letters about...
18/11/2020 - 19:14
You can ring the online Officeworks number. I price beat a Pixel 4 before Xmas after going to a physical store and got the "we can't order...
07/01/2020 - 09:37
Thanks for the reply. Just clarifying that this scenario (of likely incompetence) would be covered under professional liability?
26/07/2019 - 11:40
What sort of liability insurance do accountants have and under what circumstances is it activated? My business accountants stuffed up big...
25/07/2019 - 21:16
I managed to find some but with Michael Shiraz...very happy with this deal
29/04/2019 - 07:39
A good GP may very well save your life - whether you even know it or not. Continuity of care has been shown to improve patient outcomes. I...
09/04/2019 - 00:01
I am a bit unsettled that there are some practices that you see infrequently and hand out "anxiety pills" for travel! Safescript is rolling...
08/04/2019 - 23:59
It does help to keep your vaccinations in one place - although not so bad with the immunisation register and eHealth now - however wastes a...
08/04/2019 - 23:55
It is like Maccas for medicine -_-... The problem is this is not good general practice. Good general practice is about preventative care -...
08/04/2019 - 23:51
It's a real issue the imbalance between supply and demand of GPs in rural vs metropolitan Australia
08/04/2019 - 23:47
AusGP replied to DisabledUser168719 on Do You Go to The Same GP?
Can be helpful to get a fresh set of eyes. Part of the reason why I love colleagues input . Having said that can be a disadvantage when you...
08/04/2019 - 23:45
Ah no wonder...Vascular? Stick anything with medical grade after it and it becomes super expensive! (Just so the non medical readers are...
07/04/2019 - 17:47
How much equipment do you have to buy and what sort of equipment and consumables are we talking about?
07/04/2019 - 13:17
At the end of the day those CPD courses/holidays you refer to are not taken up by the majority as far as I know. I refuse to take those...
07/04/2019 - 10:15
The sad fact is all the good BB GPs have their books very full already and many times it's hard to see them. There are also bad churn and...
06/04/2019 - 17:07
A sad reality for surgeons/aspiring surgeons...one can only hope the culture will change for the better over a generation. I really do feel...
06/04/2019 - 17:05
Why not pursue an undergraduate science/biomedicine degree and enter medicine via a graduate pathway? Also, even with a lower ATAR you may...
06/04/2019 - 00:47
I'm sorry to hear you've had to live through that experience. It is sad that your friend and colleague felt they had no other choice but to...
06/04/2019 - 00:43
@tshow are you medical? (I thought you were?) It's a little disconcerting the way you talk about this matter as depression and suicide is...
05/04/2019 - 17:53
Also I would say only those who closed their minds to other life skills whilst pursuing medical careers have no other skills to fall back...
04/04/2019 - 23:34
I would argue the job in General Practice can be extremely satisfying! It is what you make of it though - if you go into it bitter because...
04/04/2019 - 23:32
Would recommend at least sourcing your own private guide. I posted to a private Facebook group recently my trip photos and 1 guy recounted...
04/04/2019 - 07:44
Booked essentially this with 15% cash back.
03/04/2019 - 21:46