The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) provides guidance to nurses and midwives by publishing a range of professional codes and guidelines.
The GPDGC supports an appropriate information sharing environment for secondary use of general practice data, in order to improve patient and population health outcomes.
NMBA functions include: Registering nurses, developing standards, codes and guidelines, handling notifications, complaints investigations and disciplinary hearings.
Resources for General Practice from the College.
Information from Medicare on MBS Practice Incentive Payments
Information on the Chronic Disease Management (CDM) items that are available under Medicare to patients with a chronic medical condition from the Commonwealth Department of Health.
The Practice Standards are for the benefit of all school nurses and school communities in guiding consistency for competent and safe practice.
A useful guide for the General Practice team. Contains information on employing and supporting a nurse in your practice.
Information about primary health care from the Primary Health Care Research and Information Service. Includes definition of primary health care, importance from a research perspective, a brief commentary and link to a video aimed at consumers; policy makers, health managers, health professionals and researchers.