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Wheel of Wellbeing Rolling Ahead

Our Wheel of Wellbeing Coordinator, Angie Horchner, is working hard to build up the Wheel of Wellbeing Hub in the Banana Shire. The Wheel of Wellbeing is a framework, informed by international research and positive psychology, which can assist you to increase your...

Wheel of Wellbeing Rolling Ahead

Our Wheel of Wellbeing Coordinator, Angie Horchner, is working hard to build up the Wheel of Wellbeing Hub in the Banana Shire. The Wheel of Wellbeing is a framework, informed by international research and positive psychology, which can assist you to increase your...

Bright Future for Rural Medicine

Congratulations to this year's winners of the CQRH Scholarship for Rural Health: Jane Surman, Imogen Storey, Alexander Belonogoff, Jacob Firth, and Samuel Romagnolo. The CQRH Scholarship for Rural Health began in 2016 and to date the organisation has invested over...

Central Highlands Goes Green

Brightly dressed heroes hope to give headspace in Emerald the green light! The communities of the Central Highlands have come together to campaign for a headspace centre in Emerald. A headspace centre would offer young people, who often fall through the cracks, vital...

Locals show support for suicide prevention

Fourteen residents from across Banana Shire recently attended a course to become a trainer of a one day Australian Suicide prevention intervention program. Central Queensland Rural Health Chief Executive officer Sandra Corfield said the three day course will teach...

Articles from around the internet

Flinders Medical Centre fly in to help graziers with their health

Flinders Medical Centre (managed by CQRH’s subsidiary company: RHMS) in Cloncurry has made health care more accessible to flood affected graziers by flying to isolated stations in the North West.

Why suicide risk can run in families

If anything keeps GPs up at night, it’s the fear that one of their patients is at risk of suicide and they missed the warning signs.

When saying yes is kind of a no-no

GPs can be caught between a rock and a hard place when it comes to patient requests. Alas, there’s no easy answer, writes Dr Jon Fogarty

ACRRM says funding announcement is a crucial step in the right direction

ACRRM says National Rural Generalist Pathway is a crucial step to…

Doctors band together to take on domestic violence

They’re pushing for the establishment of Australia’s first domestic violence trauma recovery centre in the wake of Preethi Reddy’s death.

How the new aged care rebate works

GPs who see up to 17 patients per visit to a residential aged care facility (RACF) will fare better or no differently.

National 'cut-price' postal abortion service to close

A postal abortion service that provided a 24-hour helpline and medical terminations to thousands…

Our Upcoming CPD Events

may 2019

24may2:18 amDr Mark Norrie, GastroenterologistEmerald2:18 am

june 2019

01junAll DayDr Garcia (Cardiologist) and Dr Vega Vega (Urologist)Biloela(All Day: saturday)

01jun11:30 amBrisbane Clinical Neuroscience CentreEmerald11:30 am

Other CPD Events

A Practical Approach to COPD Inhalers

Type: Face-to-face
Location: Yeppoon
Organiser: Lung Foundation and Menarini Australia
Date: Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
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Rockhampton Health Practitioner's Network Meeting, Scope of practice

Type: Face-to-face
Location: Rockhampton
Organiser:
 PHN
Date: Wednesday 3rd of April 2019
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Anxiety disorders: use of evidence-based treatments

Type: Webinar
Organiser:
NPS Medicinewise
Date: Thursday 11th of April 2019
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Dementia Essentials

Type: Face-to-face
Location: Biloela
Organiser:
Dementia Australia
Date: 3rd of September 2019
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