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Medicare Urgent Care Clinic opens Monday, Are you protected against whooping cough?, Your health, your choice, Supporting Minds helps people through distress, Have your say on the future of healthcare, Relishing retirement – getting social and active, Research study: Mental health and sport, Chatterbox volunteers needed.
Relishing Retirement, Changes to the National Immunisation Program – Shingles Vaccination, Community Transport, Gold Coast Disaster and Emergency Dashboard, Multiple vaccinations for children: resource, Online QPR Training, Queensland RACGP Practitioner in Training of the Year.
Additional COVID-19 vaccination dose recommended for over 75s, Top Tips for Healthy Ageing, Healthy ageing focus group, Head to Health, Care Finder Program, The Book of HOPE, National Wills Week, Domestic and Family Perpetrator Strategy Consultation, Free app to help make informed decisions about your health.
Free Flu jab for every Queenslander in August, My health app, GCPHN’s Reconciliation Action Plan, My health for life program, Supporting Minds mental health service, Aged Care Employees Day, Triple P – Positive Parenting Program, Free app to monitor cognitive changes, Dementia Friendly Community Choir
Flu cases on the rise, New service for vulnerable older people, New Dementia Support, New service to find mental health support, Yabbabah Men’s Health and Well Being Program, Caring for a loved one with an eating disorder, Kindness in living well and dying well.
Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, International Men’s Health Week, Gold Coast Health’s First Nations Health equity Implementation Plan, Elder Abuse Day, LANA: Gold Coast’s Local Health Assessment, New Resources: Voluntary Assisted Dying, Dementia Support: New Guide Available Now, Upskilling carers to support workforce development.
National Palliative Care Week, My Health App, University of Tasmania’s free online course: Preventing Dementia, Participants wanted: Review of Auslan services in primary care.
World Immunisation Week, the new my health app, Achieve your health goals with My health for life, Mental wellbeing programs to help people across the Gold Coast, Participants wanted for virtual reality, mindfulness and pro-environmental behaviour study, enhance integrated service responses to domestic and family violence.
International Women’s Day, New free online SpeakUP program for kids, Gold Coast arts and culture survey, IMPACT Gold Coast Youth Summit, Head to Health: Today. Tomorrow. One day at a time, Adis: Talk to someone you can trust, Caring for someone living with dementia, Telstra Connected Communities Grant Program – Applications open
Japanese encephalitis, Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, Support for family and friends with alcohol and drug concerns, My health for life online health check, Book a health assessment today, Free Palliative Care Online Training, National Advance Care Planning, Changes to HPV vaccine dosage, Parenting education support program, CareerTrackers Gala Awards: Celebrating Indigenous excellence.
Health Assessments for 2023, Breast Screening mobile unit, donating blood, alcohol and drug support, My Health for Life, your January checklist.
Adis; mental health support; helping children and young people in out-of-home care achieve better health outcomes; travelling these holidays? Remember to vaccinate; Do you have a loved one in residential aged care? Tell their facility about this telehealth grant; grow a beard and help beat bowel cancer.
Cerivical cancer awareness week, Help shape the new national program for in-home aged care, Aged Care Quality Standards public consultation, New concession card limits for seniors, Advanced care planning – your care, your choices, getting enough sleep, supporting children who have expereinced trauma.
Seniors Month – Active and Healthy classes, aged care quiality standards, home care packages Q&A, creating a life story book, RFP: Care Finder Program, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, COVID-19 vaccination, My Health for Life, mental health, community events.
Expressions of Interest: Community Advisory Council, COVID-19, Share your experiences with us, Latest updates from the Community Advisory Council, Employment opportunities at GCPHN, Aged Care, Cancer Screening, My Health for Life, World Heart Day – Thursday 29 September.
Protect yourself, protect Gold Coasters, updates from GCPHN, Supporting Minds RFP and Market Day, Employment Opportunities, Homelessness Connect, Aged Care update, Palliative Care Update, Cancer Screening, World Suicide Prevention Day event.
Feedback on after hours services, Stay well this winter, Launch of National Head to Health assessment and referral phone service, Participate in the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program to save lives, New resources to support those living with dementia, Gold Coast Aged Care Specialist Officer to provide in-person support, Community Visitors Scheme helping older people maintain social connection, Check in on your liver health, In Brief and Upcoming events
Stay well this winter, GCPHN feature at Health Data Symposium, Kalwun’s Nerang clinic closing, Flu in kids can be serious, Men’s Health Week, Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, In brief and upcoming events.
Palliative Care Week, Updated: Various Public Health Directions, Update on face masks, free flu shot for Queenslanders, Latest updates from CAC, Self-collection for cervical screening tests, online suicide prevention training available, My health for life, In the community and upcoming events.
Help Stop the Flu 2022, Pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics, Free breast screening at Elanora, How do you know if My health for life is right for you?, April is No Falls Month, 2021 GCPHN Needs Assessment now available, Nominations open: Queensland Disability Advisory Council, Upcoming events.
Let’s talk Advance Care Planning, Latest COVID-19 information, When was your last cervical screening?, Free breast screening at Elanora, Commonwealth flood assistance, Have you been involved in the clean up efforts?, QPR training, LGBTI and Dementia, CCHEP Youth Reference Group, Upcoming events.
Public Health Directions update, face mask requirements, new contact tracing alerts, symptoms and testing, COVID-19 vaccination options on the Gold Coast, vaccination for vulnerable people in our community, supporter pack for Coronavirus Mental Wellbeing Support Service, Eligibility criteria expanded for My health for life program, When the temperature rises, stay cool, cancer screening, mental health and digital health updates, in brief updates, GCPHN Christmas closure dates and resources, James Jacobs Fellowship Christmas Lunch.
COVID-19 vaccination options on the Gold Coast, Symptoms and testing, How to get your COVID-19 vaccination certificates on your phone, Aunty Delmae Barton shares her COVID-19 vaccine story, You are invited to support the implementation of the Suicide Prevention Community Action Plan, updates on palliative care, mental health, digital health and cancer screening, in brief updates and research opportunities.
New COVID-19 exposure sites, Symptoms and testing, Lockdown lifted in parts of regional NSW, Border zone update, COVID-19 vaccination options on the Gold Coast, COVID-19 resources,World Suicide Prevention Day, Gold Coast Suicide Prevention Community Action Plan, A small chat can make a big difference, 10th Annual Australian Rotary Mental Health Symposium and Gold Coast Joint Regional Plan Update, Seeking feedback: barriers/enablers of advance care planning, Advance Care Planning Guide, Immunisation update, Mental Health update, Digital Health update, Cancer screening update and in brief
Latest COVID-19 information, New home detox program launched on the Gold Coast, changing lives, 10th Annual Australian Rotary Mental Health Symposium and Gold Coast Joint Regional Plan update, New guide to help adults plan their future healthcare needs, Immunisation update, mental health update, cancer screening update, Digital Health update, Webinar Series – Learn more about QScripts, Manual of Resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention, Upcoming sessions for My health for life, Autism Connect – National autism helpline, Inform your health decisions and research opportunities.
Latest COVID-19 information, Update from the CEO, EOI: Sponsorships for the dialogue 2021 Lived Experience Workforce Conference, It’s NAIDOC Week!New guide: The science of immunisation – common questions answered, Online suicide prevention training,New podcast set to support Queenslanders’ mental wellbeing, Importance of bush medicine in Indigenous culture,BreastScreen Qld mobile unit in Pimpama in August, New resources on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health, Upcoming sessions for My health for life, First Aid for Babies and Children, Queensland Mental Health Awards: Nominate now, National Diabetes Services Scheme translated fact sheets/videos, Join the First Nations Clinical Network and Research opportunities: Consumers and health professionals.
Queensland Health advice: Victoria COVID-19 situation, COVID-19 Vaccination Program, Gold Coast residents 50 and over able to get their COVID-19 vaccination, Cold or Flu? Know what to do,NEW Gold Coast webinar series: Support for aged care residents during COVID-19, GCPHN Special Commendation: Bond University Sustainable Healthcare Awards,Outcomes from the Community Advisory Council, Immunisation, Mental Health, Digital Health, Cancer Screening, Prevention is your best protection,National Reconciliation Week, Research Opportunities and In Brief.
COVID-19 Update, GCPHN Reconciliation Action Plan Launched, Community, clinicians and service providers encouraged to provide feedback on the GCPHN Health Needs Assessment, Putting patients first: Development of a patient advocate and general practitioner informed model of patient-centred care, Immunisation, Mental health, Digital health, Cancer and COVID vaccines, Recovery is possible, My health for life helping patients at Shape Nutrition, Research opportunities and In brief
COVID-19 vaccine information, Community, clinicians and service providers encouraged to provide feedback on the GCPHN Health Needs Assessment, My health for life having positive effect on Atkins Health clients, Vaccination Matters website provides latest immunisation resources for all Queenslanders, Free suicide prevention training available to the Gold Coast community, Electronic prescriptions now available in conformant software on the Gold Coast, Breast reconstruction patient education series for women diagnosed with Breast Cancer and in brief.
COVID-19 vaccine: information for the community, TGA approves AstraZeneca vaccine, COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout in Qld – Your Questions Answered, COVID-19 Vaccine Informed Consent, Suicide prevention training for residents and frontline workers could save lives, Immunisation, Mental Health, Digital Health, Cancer Screening, Reach opportunities and In brief