After-Hours: Urgent or Free-for-All?

With competition fierce in the after-hours space, a pending MBS taskforce review could spell tougher times ahead for some providers.

Doc to Cosmic Blacksmith

A life-changing trip has refocused Dr Toby Bell’s life and art.

Breast Cancer: Model of Care

Activism has pushed breast cancer research. Will it shape how we deliver care?

Breaking Down Barriers

Community groups are tackling social isolation and, warning, there will be dancing!

Doctors Skilling Africa

Australian Doctors for Africa is helping African doctors meet the growing needs.

Fight the Bite

Unseasonable rain has brought the mozzies but humans are biting back.

  • After-Hours: Urgent or Free-for-All?

    Wednesday, 31 May 2017
  • Doc to Cosmic Blacksmith

    Wednesday, 31 May 2017
  • Breast Cancer: Model of Care

    Friday, 28 April 2017
  • Breaking Down Barriers

    Friday, 28 April 2017
  • Doctors Skilling Africa

    Friday, 31 March 2017
  • Fight the Bite

    Friday, 31 March 2017

News

Mental Health in Primary Care 07062017-Telephone-crisis-mental-health CEO of WAPHA Learne Durrington discusses the Federal Government's revamp of mental health programs.    
CTEC Grows With the Times 07062017-Foundations-of-Minimal-Access-Surgery-workshop- With more medical graduates comes pressure on training and CTEC is developing ways to ensure that doctors are…
Serving the Community 27042017-cover-ddServing the community is a definition of medicine but will the risks one day outweigh the rewards?
         
Big Ideas Filling Big Shoes 27042017- new giolitto-louise-ms-mar 17 Ensuring WA’s disadvantaged are never far from the gaze of government is a job WACOSS has done for decades.…

Opinion

Telehealth for rural patients 07062017-Pearn-Toby-Dr-SIHI-July12 More specialists are doing Telehealth but it remains a slow uptake.
MBI for breast screening 07062017-Harrup-Rhonda-Ms-June17 The first MBI camera is now operating in WA, the only state in Australia where the BreastScreen program…
SCOFF for eating disorders 07062017-Fursland-Anthea-Dr May17 Eating disorders are particularly complex because they sit at the interface of physical and mental health.
Hope on the horizon for FDV 07062017-Kristal-Kedy-Ms Apr17 The Women’s Council for Domestic and Family Violence Services represents over 60 domestic and family violence…
Cultural Barriers to Care 07062017-Thambiran-Aesen-Dr May17 Evidence shows that patients who don’t speak English are more satisfied with their care and are more likely…