Archive for December, 2014

Summit Health Centre Now Open

04 Dec 2014

Summit Health has been unpacking, stocking up and getting the new centre in shape. We have started seeing patients during the day in our GP clinic, as well as seeing patients with our mental health team. Tenants have also started to work out of the centre.

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Ebola virus disease for health professionals

04 Dec 2014

Ebola virus disease (EVD) is a serious disease caused by infection with Ebola virus. The case-fatality rate for the Zaire strain of Ebola virus is estimated to be between 50% and 90%. There is currently (2013-2014) an outbreak of EVD occurring in western Africa. There has never been a case of EVD in Australia. EVD […]

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New reports support AMA calls for greater investment in general practice

04 Dec 2014

AMA President, A/Prof Brian Owler, said today that the AMA welcomes the latest Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH) reports, which support AMA calls for greater Government investment in general practice. ‚ÄúSignificant investment in general practice is crucial to equip the health system to cope with the ageing population and more patients with […]

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