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New funding arrangements for after hours
Following the review of after hours primary health care and the 2015 Federal budget announcement, new funding arrangements for after hours service provision will be implemented on 1 July 2015.read more
Improving physical health outcomes for people with mental illness
Northern Melbourne Medicare Local Partners in Recovery program has funded the +One Project, a partnership with YMCA Victoria and Whittlesea YMCA to improve physical health and wellbeing in people with a severe mental illness.read more
NMML starts new chapter as Primary Health Network
Northern Melbourne Medicare Local is pleased to announce the success of our joint tender to operate the new Eastern Primary Health Network.read more
Innovation connects homeless to vital dental care
The Northern Melbourne Medicare Local partnered with Dental Health Services Victoria to pilot a new method for people who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, to receive free dental care.read more
Building nursing connections across primary health
On February 24, seventeen nurses working in general practice and community health got the chance to meet their peers at the inaugural practice nurse networking event hosted by Northern Melbourne Medicare Local.read more
This training will equip you to provide basic diabetes education and healthy lifestyle advice to your patient with diabetes, as well as manage appropriate referral pathways and patient recall.
In this training you will discuss clinical assessment and investigation of a patient with chest pain, describe advances in cardiac imaging for chest pain, effectively interpret results of cardiac imaging tests for chest pain assessment, and develop a patient recall strategy to ensure patients suffering chest pain are properly managed.
This forum will examine the Partners in Recovery model and how it might inform the development of the NDIS and the future of support for the individual with severe and persistent mental illness.