Country SA PHN is the new health network set up to service the country regions of South Australia, increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery while improving the coordination of patient care. Established by the Federal Government, we exist to bridge the gap of health inequity and access in rural South Australia by building a collaborative and responsive health care system.
RACGP's Annual Technology Survey
For its third consecutive year, the RACGP is conducting our annual survey on the Views and attitudes towards technological innovation in general practice.
Case of measles acquired in Bali
SA Health has been notified of a case of measles in a 28 year old female from metropolitan Adelaide. The case was in the settings listed below whilst infectious and people in these settings at the specified times may have been exposed:
Update on the National Cervical Screening Program and self-collection
REVISED: Self-collection of samples should not be offered to women with the commencement of the renewed program on 1 December 2017 until further notice.
Meningococcal W outbreak in APY Lands
In the past two weeks three confirmed cases of invasive meningococcal W disease (MenW) have occurred in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) lands. All cases were in Aboriginal children and appear to be related to a larger outbreak of MenW in the Northern Territory, again predominantly affecting Aboriginal children.
New free 24/7 professional online counselling for regional South Australia
Regional Access, is a free service, available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to anyone over 16, living or working in regional or remote South Australia, feeling the pressures and stresses of everyday life.