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Board Member Opportunity
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Posted 21 January, 2021

About Hepatitis Queensland Hepatitis Queensland is the peak body for the hepatitis and liver health…

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Help fight viral hepatitis: Call for stories
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Posted 19 January, 2021

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Team Spotlight: Jeanette - Community Outreach Nurse
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Posted 12 January, 2021

Each month we’re featuring a member of the Hepatitis Queensland team so you can get…

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Five common liver cancer myths
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Posted 12 January, 2021

In honour of World Cancer Day on the 4th of February, Hepatitis Queensland is busting…

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Alcohol tips during the festive season
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Posted 22 December, 2020

The holiday season usually means getting together with family and friends to celebrate and be…

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Team Spotlight: Jenny - Administration Manager
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Posted 8 December, 2020

Each month we’re featuring a member of the Hepatitis Queensland team so you can get…

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NAFLD vs MAFLD: Why the debate?
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Posted 8 December, 2020

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common cause of liver disease in Australia.…

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Team Spotlight: Nicky Newley-Guivarra
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Posted 12 November, 2020

Each month we’re featuring a member of the Hepatitis Queensland team so you can get…

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Hepatitis Queensland turns 25
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Posted 2 November, 2020

This year Hepatitis Queensland celebrates its 25th birthday. The organisation was originally formed in 1995…

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Team Spotlight: Lana - Project Officer
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Posted 20 October, 2020

Each month we’re featuring a member of the Hepatitis Queensland team so you can get…

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Better Access to Liver Cancer Medicines
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Posted 5 October, 2020

Australians living with liver cancer will soon have new treatment options with changes to the…

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#OctoberIs4Livers - Liver Cancer Awareness Month
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Posted 1 October, 2020

#OctoberIs4Livers is a global campaign to raise awareness of liver cancer and Hepatitis Queensland is…

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2020 Annual General Meeting Notice
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Posted 30 September, 2020

This year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) for Hepatitis Queensland will be held a little differently…

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What are the barriers stopping someone getting tested for hepatitis C?
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Posted 24 September, 2020

Since the introduction of direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) in 2016,…

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Hepatitis C testing: Who do we need to test?
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Posted 24 September, 2020

Nationally there has been a push to increase the number of people who are being…

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Staff Spotlight: Sam - Operations Manager
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Posted 16 September, 2020

Each month we’re featuring a member of the Hepatitis Queensland team so you can get…

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Artist unites hepatitis B community
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Posted 15 September, 2020

We are incredibly thrilled to reveal a new art piece created by acclaimed artist Joe…

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Dental health and hepatitis
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Posted 31 August, 2020

Seeing a dentist is one of those ‘grown up’ things that people are either fine…

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Viral Hepatitis Service Delivery Post-COVID Forum - Insights and Video
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Posted 10 August, 2020

Hepatitis Queensland, in partnership with the Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health…

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Communication and Nurses Important to Service Delivery Post COVID-19
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Posted 10 August, 2020

Hepatitis Queensland's recent online forum uncovered a number of insights into viral hepatitis service delivery…

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World Hepatitis Day highlights
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Posted 5 August, 2020

Once again World Hepatitis Day was celebrated far and wide with an overwhelming response from…

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Queenslanders encouraged to check in with their liver
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Posted 28 July, 2020

More Queenslanders than ever before are being admitted to hospital due to liver disease with…

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Queensland treatment of hepatitis B and C not on track
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Posted 20 July, 2020

​The latest edition of the Viral Hepatitis Mapping Report highlights great progress has been made…

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New Hepatitis B Project Announcement
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Posted 11 June, 2020

Hepatitis Queensland is very excited to announce that work has begun on a brand new…

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Bridging the Gap Forum Insights and Video Now Available
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Posted 11 June, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Hepatitis Queensland facilitated a virtual forum to hear how…

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SWITCH Grant Winners Announced
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Posted 29 May, 2020

We’re excited to announce the winners of our World Hepatitis Day SWITCH Grants! The following…

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National Taskforce on BBVs and COVID-19
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Posted 15 April, 2020

The Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) has announced the…

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World Hepatitis Day Grants Now Open
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Posted 7 April, 2020

During these challenging times it’s important we continue to support our communities and raise awareness…

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It's Now Even Easier to Prescribe HCV Treatments
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Posted 2 April, 2020

Did you hear the good news? It’s now even easier to prescribe treatment for hepatitis…

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Coronavirus, Hepatitis and Liver Disease
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Posted 17 March, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has received a lot of media coverage in recent weeks and we understand…

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I don't feel sick, why should I get tested for hepatitis?
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Posted 10 March, 2020

​Just because hepatitis is lazy, doesn’t mean you should be! Hepatitis B and hepatitis C…

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70 Brisbane South GPs and nurses now upskilled to treat hepatitis C
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Posted 17 February, 2020

Over the last eight months, Hepatitis Queensland has engaged with over 100 medical practices in…

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Children and Hepatitis C
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Posted 10 December, 2019

Recently children and hepatitis C is something that is coming up here at Hepatitis Queensland…

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Do I need to tell my boss I have hepatitis B?
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Posted 19 August, 2019

Congratulations, you got the job!! But you have hepatitis B…. Do you need to tell…

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World Hepatitis Day 2019
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Posted 17 July, 2019

Liver cancer is now the fastest increasing cause of cancer deaths in Australia but has…

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Hep B training for the non-clinical workforce
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Posted 20 June, 2019

Hepatitis B is an area of our work that often causes stress and anxiety for…

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Next step: Recalibration after cure
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Posted 5 June, 2019

As people are completing treatment and more people are curing hepatitis C than ever before,…

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An open letter to Australia's political parties
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Posted 7 May, 2019

Federal Election 2019: Leading the National Response to Viral Hepatitis Hepatitis Australia has released the Leading…

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Latest viral hepatitis mapping report released
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Posted 18 April, 2019

The latest Viral Hepatitis Mapping Project National Report has been released and for the first…

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Incorrect media reporting about hepatitis
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Posted 26 March, 2019

At Hepatitis Queensland our vision is to see a Queensland free from the effects of…

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Toothbrushes, teeth and hepatitis
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Posted 20 March, 2019

The connection between World Oral Health Day and hepatitis might seem like a stretch…however there…

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New video: What was your journey to becoming hep C free?
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Posted 15 December, 2018

Hepatitis Queensland is very proud to introduce and share with our community the new hepatitis…

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New National BBV and STI Strategies Released
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Posted 19 November, 2018

Hepatitis Queensland welcomes the release of five new National Blood Borne Virus (BBV) and Sexually…

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Latest Hep C Treatment Guidelines Released
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Posted 15 October, 2018

The latest edition of the Australian recommendations for the management of hepatitis C infection: a…

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Mission Possible: Find the missing millions
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Posted 21 September, 2018

Hepatitis Queensland has developed a new video to help find the missing millions living with…

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Kombi Clinic win national nursing award
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Posted 19 June, 2018

The Kombi Clinic team, including Hepatitis Queensland’s Mim O’Flynn and Sam White, have taken out…

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Prescribing HCV Treatment in Prisons
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Posted 23 May, 2018

Queensland medical practitioners working in correctional centres can apply for accreditation to prescribe medication for…

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How to talk about alcohol and drugs with those who use them
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Posted 23 May, 2018

Language is powerful–especially when discussing alcohol and other drugs (AOD) and the people who use…

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World Hepatitis Day theme announced
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Posted 23 May, 2018

The theme for World Hepatitis Day 2018 has officially been launched by the World Hepatitis…

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Kombi Clinic announced as finalist for nursing awards
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Posted 23 May, 2018

Australia’s best nurses and midwives have been nationally recognised, with 12 finalists announced in the…

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