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My Health Record – Should I have one?

DECIDE BEFORE 31 JANUARY 2019 You have a right to know how your personal health information is being handled and by whom. We are worried that many people affected by hepatitis B and hepatitis C may not yet know about a new type of medical record called My Health...

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Latest Hep C Treatment Guidelines Released

The latest edition of the Australian recommendations for the management of hepatitis C infection: a consensus statement is now available. Updated in September 2018, this reference tool is invaluable for health professionals involved in the management and treatment of...

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Mission Possible: Find the missing millions

Hepatitis Queensland has developed a new video to help find the missing millions living with hepatitis C who are yet to engage in treatment. The video encourages the baby boomer population to think about whether they may have been exposed to virus and to go and seek treatment.

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Kombi Clinic win national nursing award

The Kombi Clinic team, including Hepatitis Queensland's Mim O'Flynn and Sam White, have taken out the Team Excellence Award at the 2018 HESTA Australian Nursing & Midwifery Awards. Run by a team of passionate health professionals, the mobile Kombi Clinic, is a...

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Prescribing HCV Treatment in Prisons

        National Infoline 1800 437 222 Queensland medical practitioners working in correctional centres can apply for accreditation to prescribe medication for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C infection...

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World Hepatitis Day theme announced

        National Infoline 1800 437 222 The theme for World Hepatitis Day 2018 has officially been launched by the World Hepatitis Alliance and this year's focus is to #FindTheMissingMillions. Worldwide, 300...

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