COVID-19 information for health professionals

Health professionals can keep up to date with the latest information and resources on COVID-19 via the NSW Health website and the Department of Health website. You can also view COVID-19 related pathways via your local HealthPathways site:

Update for Allied Health professionals - the Department of Health recently introduced the Allied Health in Residential Aged Care Facilities – COVID Allied Health Package. Click here to learn about the temporary MBS items for subsidised allied and mental health services in RACFs, the types of services available and referral pathways/care coordination.

View webinars for GPs on local planning and response to a COVID-19 outbreak in a RACF co-hosted by COORDINARE and Local Health Districts:

Tip sheet for GPs with residents in aged care – COORDINARE

COORDINARE are conducting ongoing work to support pandemic planning and are inviting GPs and nurses to provide details of any services they provide to aged care facilities in their region. To complete the online form click here.

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NSW Health

Please see below for a range of resources that provide details for primary care providers on business continuity support during the COVID-19 pandemic:

COVID-19 safety planning
Business continuity
Electronic prescribing
Employment
Tax and super obligations

There is never a wrong time to seek help. Here are some options for support below:

For assistance with PPE click here.

For more information regarding Telehealth click here.

 

'Benefits of vaccination' is a free COVID-19 vaccination campaign designed by COORDINARE for health services, local councils, organisations and community groups. Click here to access resources and find out more.