Since the last PHN email alert sent on 31 January 2020 there has been an update to the definition of a suspected case and a close contact.
UPDATE 3 FEBRUARY: Coronavirus Webinar with Dr Penny Hutchinson, Darling Downs Health Public Health Unit
UPDATE: Dr Penny Hutchinson from Darling Downs Health's Public Health Unit has provided an important update regarding the novel coronvirus (DATED Monday, 3 February 2020)
Queensland Health's digital address book for secure messaging If you have moved practice during the new year it is important that Queensland Health is kept up to date. The STS address book allows GPs to receive results and correspondence electronically and is vital to access QHealth Viewer.
As of the 20th January 2020, there will be a new contact number for the Darling Downs public health physician on call for urgent public health assistance.
The RACGP QLD Faculty Council is holding a strategic planning meeting early in 2020. In order to provide true representation of the members, they are welcoming contributions and concerns regarding any current issues affecting RACGP members or thoughts of the future direction of the RACGP.