Dental Health Forum

Community Dental Health Program Health Care Consumers’ Association (HCCA) hosted a Dental Forum at the HCCA offices in Hackett on 7 June. Karen Jameson, Karen Macdoanld, Sanja Fokus and Suzanne Eastwood at the HCCA Dental Forum. Sanja Fokas (Regional Manager) and Karen Macdonald (IT Manager) from the Division of Surgery and Oral Health Community Dental Health Program, ACT Health,…

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ACT Walk-in Centre

The Walk in Centre celebrated its first anniversary a few weeks ago. 13,420 people have presented to the Walk-in Centre over the last 12 months, seeing on average 40 patients per day and over 250 a week. Of this, nurses at the clinic have treated around 10,000 people. There has been media around the perception that the walk in centre has increased the…

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ACT Auditor-General’s Report into Waiting Lists for Elective Surgery and Medical Treatment

On 17 January, the ACT Auditor-General submitted the Performance Audit Report titled ‘Waiting Lists for Elective Surgery and Medical Treatment’ to the Legislative Assembly.  Russell McGowan was interviewed by ABC News on the recommendations included in the recently released report on waiting lists by the ACT Auditor General. This news story is available online. Australian…

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