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NDIS Updating COVID-19 Response Measures from 1st July

In keeping with national health advice, businesses and the community are beginning to ease restrictions and some temporary measures introduced by the NDIA in response to COVID-19 will also begin to return to normal procedures. Today the...

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Women and Leadership Australia (WLA) – Connect

WLA Connect Women & Leadership Australia (WLA) has launched a brand new networking and learning hub called WLA Connect. The platform is designed for women to gather, network, share and learn about being a female leader in today’s...

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Podcasts

28 Aug 2020 In this episode, host Susan Biggar is joined by Paediatrician Professor Kim Oates. Professor Oates has an extensive career in children’s health including many years at Westmead Children’s Hospital. He has seen the system...

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Telehealth Updates and links regarding COVID-19

Daily case and situation updates from the Department of Health Daily reports on COVID-19 case numbers and the current situation in Australia and overseas   Stay Informed Download the official government “Coronavirus Australia” app...

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Telehealth Consultations WorkCover WA

​WorkCover WA recognises the challenges presented by COVID-19 for medical and allied health providers and their interactions with injured workers. To help minimise social contact and the demands currently placed on medical resources,...

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New CCI Resources

New CCI ResourcesThe Centre for Clinical Interventions (CCI) is pleased to announce the online publication of their latest set of consumer modules: 'Caring Less About Your Looks'. Rather than change specific beliefs about appearance, these modules...

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PhD Scholarship Opportunity

Brightwater Care Group in partnership with the Curtin School of Occupational Therapy, Social Work and Speech Pathology and the Faculty of Health Sciences, are offering this joint PhD scholarship in brain injury rehabilitation. The scholarship will provide the...

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Annual Indexation of Medical & Allied Health Fees

Amendments to the Workers’ Compensation and Injury Management (Scales of Fees) Regulations 1998 were published in a Government Gazette on 22 October 2019. The amendments apply a 1.78 per cent increase to all medical and allied health...

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