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Health alert – Ear and body piercing aftercare product linked to infection risk – 31 May 2021

  Ear and body piercing aftercare product linked to infection risk Status: Active Date issued: 31 May 2021 Issued by: Dr Bruce Bolam, Executive Director, Communicable Disease Issued to: Health professionals including general practitioners, plastic and ENT surgeons, infectious disease physicians, emergency department clinicians and the…

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More than a word. Reconciliation takes action.

Reconciliation Australia’s theme for 2021 National Reconciliation Week, More than a word. Reconciliation takes action, urges the reconciliation movement towards braver and more impactful action. Reconciliation is a journey for all Australians – as individuals, families, communities, organisations and importantly…

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National Sorry Day

Observed annually on 26 May, National Sorry Day remembers and acknowledges the mistreatment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who were forcibly removed from their families and communities, which we now know as ‘The Stolen Generations’. National Sorry Day…

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Raising awareness of palliative care

National Palliative Care Week 2021 will be held from Sunday 23 May to Saturday 29 May, with the theme ‘Palliative Care It’s more than you think’ to raise awareness about the many benefits of quality palliative care.  One of the great myths about palliative care is that it…

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Free online trauma-related training

Free online trauma-related training is being offered to health professionals and community across Gippsland. One course is tailored to the needs of staff who work in general practice and other community healthcare settings to help better support community members affected…

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