Diabetes death rate rises in Indigenous communities.
Indigenous West Australians (WA) are now more than 10 times more likely to die due to diabetes than their non-Indigenous counterparts, according to new figures
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The Lung foundation is running national self management education seminars for people living with chronic lung disease in regional area. The regional patient seminars for 2014 will be held in the following places:
Toowoomba, Qld 30 April, Bendigo,Vic 20 May, Mount Gambier, SA 22 May, Lismore, NSW 5 June, Bundaberg, QLD, 2 October, Campbell Town, Tas 25 October, Mandurah, WA 11 November, Port Macquarie, NSW 12 November.
For more information or to register click on link.
CLINIC RECEPTIONIST, (part time, based in Tweed Heads)
opportunity exists at North Coast NSW Medicare Local for a Clinic
Receptionist based at Bugalwena General Practice in Tweed Heads.
Bugalwena General Practice provides health services targeted at
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their families.
The position is part-time, 16 hours per week for Thursdays and Fridays. It is a maternity leave replacement for up to 7 months.
To apply, go to www.ncml.org.au
(About US – Working at NCML) and complete the NCML Employment
Application Form addressing the selection criteria outlined in the
NCML is an Equal Opportunities Employer and encourages indigenous Australians to apply for this position.
For further information contact Lyn Henderson, Acting Practice Manager, on 07 5513 1322 .
Applications close at 5:00pm on Monday 18 March 2013 .
The Australian Diabetes Educators Association NT branch conference 2014 will be held in Darwin in May.
Date: Friday 9 and Saturday 10 May 2014
Venue: Rydges Darwin Airport Resort
1 Henry Wigley Drive, Mararra NT
Abstract submission has now clos...
Credentialed Diabetes Educators (CDEs) are invited to participate in these workshops to be hosted by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) in partnership with the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA).
The HBF Run for a Reason will take place on Sunday 25 May 2014.
Show your support for the 108,000 Western Australians living with diabetes the world's fastest growing chronic disease.
Registrations are now open and you can register with your fundrai...
The Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) is to hold it's annual Queensland branch conference for 2014.
The conference will feature updates on advances in diabetes management and education.
All health professionals are welcome to attend.