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  1. Heart Space: A Workbook for Women Grieving the Loss of a Child or Pregnancy

    In 2013, Arla Summers McCarthy was stillborn at 38 weeks. Her mother, Ami Summers, having experienced an uneventful pregnancy, was shocked and devastated.  Ami shares, “We were with her for…

  2. Clue: An App for Period & Ovulation Tracking Backed by Gynaecologists & Trusted By 12 Million Women Worldwide

    Darcy, a 22-year-old New South Wales resident, says she’s often quite forgetful. She says on more than one occasion this forgetfulness has meant she couldn’t remember whether she had taken…

  3. Using ‘Social Prescribing’ to Improve Mental Health: A Conversation with Katherine Boydell, Black Dog Institute

    Social prescribing is a way of linking people with non-medical support. It is a way of enabling GPs and allied health care professionals to refer patients, whose health or mental…

  4. Australian Allergy Centre: Shared-Care Allergy Training for Clinics, A Conversation with Clinical Director, Dr. Suzan Bekir

    Once upon a time, hay fever sufferers were extremely rare. For instance, when physician John Bostock scoured England attempting to find people suffering from hay fever in the 19th century,…

  5. Nourish Baby: Online Prenatal & Early Parenting Courses GPs Can Offer Patients

    When Melissa was pregnant with her first child, she had a difficult time finding a prenatal class she could attend. Most classes were held in the evening. Because Melissa worked…

  6. How Google My Business Works for Medical Centres, And Why Having a Listing is Crucial

    What is Google My Business?   Google My Business is a free business directory. It allows your clinic to be found more easily online by connecting a number of Google’s services…

  7. The 2019 ‘Flu Clinic Kit’ for HotDoc Practices

    With flu season fast approaching, we’ve taken the time to put together a Flu Clinic Kit for HotDoc practices. The aim of the kit is to make it as easy…

  8. 9 Ways to Encourage Patients to Download the HotDoc App

    Why encourage patients to download HotDoc? There are several advantages to having your patients utilising the HotDoc app. The app not only allows patients to book in with their favourite…

  9. My Health Record: The Pros and Cons, And FREE Resources For Medical Centres Guiding Patients With Concerns

    The opt out period for My Health Record has now been extended to January 31, 2019.  The decision to extend the deadline has drawn even greater backlash from those on…

  10. Infographic: SMS is Patients Preferred Method of Contact

    SMS continues to gain popularity among patients as the preferred method of contact when receiving communication from practices. At almost four times the popularity of all other forms of communication…

  11. Infographic: The 4 Levels of Patient Activation

    Patient activation is the process through which practitioners engage and motivate a patient to play an active role in their own health. It describes the knowledge, skills and confidence a…

  12. Infographic: Patient Survey on Waiting Rooms

    This month we surveyed 1,124 Australian patients to get their thoughts on general practice waiting rooms. Here are the results.    

  13. How to Write a General Practice Privacy Policy (Template Included)

    This video will run you through how to develop a privacy policy (and collection statement) for your practice. The policy is designed to cover all health and allied health practices….

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