What can you do to avoid claims and investigation about your prescribing practices?
What should you do if a patient requests to record the clinical appointment?
Guide for healthcare practitioners to assess an older patient’s fitness to drive with a brief outline of differing laws in each state.
Understand your mandatory reporting obligations and the circumstances under which you will need to issue one.
What should you do if you need to self-report to AHPRA?
Learn your Medicare compliance duties and obligations under the Medicare billing and PSR schemes
Equip yourself with all you need to know about AHPRA's notification and assessment processes.
What should you do if you are contacted by the Department of Health about your S8 drugs prescription practices?
Understand your Medicare Benefit Scheme (MBS) obligations to avoid inappropriate billing practices.
Prepare yourself to provide medical evidence in Court and to deal with coronial processes successfully.
How would you make a notification to AHPRA and what requirements you would need to fulfill?
Patient’s date of birth (DOB) on all prescriptions that are issued or dispensed in NSW from 1 November 2022.
Do you know who to contact to receive advice about Poisons Standard and/or the laws in each State or Territory?
Know your legal, ethical, and professional obligations in relation to the open disclosure of harmful incidents to patients.
What are the regulations of S4 drugs for cosmetic procedures?
Under what circumstances should you self-report or report a colleague to AHPRA?
Many practices will be administering the vaccine and should assess the potential liability of the practice and its staff and consider insurance coverage associated to these wider vaccine-related liabilities beyond the individual practitioner.
Is the MIPS Employer Indemnified no Private Practice category applicable to your situation?
Top 10 strategies to ensure your billings are Medicare compliant
Can a doctor sue a notifier for defamation?
Equip yourself with effective strategies to handle intimate examinations safely and free of risk of complaints.
How to avoid diagnostic errors in the ED
Learn effective strategies to comply with your Courts' assisting legal duties.
The PSR can severely restrict your ability to practice. Notify MIPS before a matter is escalated to the PSR.
Learn what happens during a coronial inquest and what is your role in the process.
Equip yourself with expert knowledge to legally prescribe S8 drugs of dependence across each State and Territory in Australia.
The latest version of Good medical practice: a code of conduct for doctors in Australia aims to provide clearer instructions and better explanations to healthcare practitioners of expected professional standards without introducing drastic changes.
How do you know when a data breach is notifiable?
Keep up to date with AHPRA's recommendations in relation to chaperone protocols
Are you aware of the harsh penalties you may face if you self-prescribe S4 or S8 medicines in Victoria?
Learn the relevant considerations used by the PSR to define inappropriate practices.
Do you know how to identify and support a colleague in difficulty while adhering to your legal obligations?
How to avoid the pitfalls of prescribing for family and friends?
Do you know the situations where you may legally refuse to comply or object a subpoena?
How can MIPS support you in a Medical Evacuation Response situation?
What is mandatory prescription and why do you need it?
Learn the main takeaways from the new National Medical Training Survey
How is a shared debt determined under the Shared Debt Recovery Scheme?
Understand the national regulatory guidelines for the supply of autologous human cells and tissues (HCTs).
How likely am I to be notified to AHPRA for professional misconduct?
Answer all your commonly asked questions about mandatory reporting and your legal obligations
Update your knowledge on on S8 medicines prescription laws
How to prescribe opioids safely?
How can MIPS assist you if you are asked to undergo a Medicare investigation?
What kind of issues could merit an investigation of my practice by the PSR?
Understand the complexities of medical negligence in Australia
Identify the main challenges for dental practitioners when dealing with third parties.
Answer all your questions about recent changes to MBS telehealth item numbers in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Good telehealth habits to ensure you provide appropriate care in cosmetic practice
Understand how Real Time Prescription Monitoring (RTPM) works and how it affects your practice.
What are the guidelines to safely practice conscious sedation during dental procedures?
From 1 Feb 2021 Active Ingredient legislation, it is mandatory for the prescription of medicines to be listed by their active ingredient.
Understand your reporting obligations and when you should make a notification.
What steps can you take to keep your patients' data safe online?
Reduction in the rate of adverse events and unwarranted variation – potentially produces productivity savings, over and above benefits to patients.
Advice to GPs on nicotine regulation changes in treating smoking cessation
Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) play a crucial role in ensuring individuals receive a fair and unbiased health assessment
Review of the Professional Services Review Annual Report 2020/2021
AHPRA Annual report 2020/21 summary
Learn how everyday informed consent matters can become more complicated than initially anticipated.
How to identify why informed consent is essential to good healthcare practice and what steps you should take to acquire an appropriate consent from patients within your healthcare practice
How to support the safe implementation of any changes in your practice to reflect the new circumstances surrounding PBS and TGA changes.
Equip yourself with effective tips on how to implement open disclosure frameworks in your practice
How to deal with the threat of a notifcation by following these simple rules from AHPRA.
The independent review of the regulations of healthcare practitioners in the cosmetic surgery industry was announced on 30 November 2021.