Monthly Archives: July 2013

Hospital discharges – a piece of paper vs a proper handover


The issue of a proper and meaningful hospital discharge is a challenge for several reasons. I believe that one of the main reasons is the outdated view of the Visiting Medical Officers of the role of the General Practitioner. When … Continue reading

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Are we really expected to sign these Medicare Local contracts? (video)


At least our revised after hours contract from the ML was only 16 pages (if I recall correctly)

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The musings, rantings and ravings of a Canberra GP


The musings, rantings and ravings of a Canberra GP.

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The PCEHR


Today I had a couple of patients asking me about the PCEHR. I advised them that our practice is ready and able to play this game but there were so many unresolved issues that we would not actively promote this … Continue reading

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