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  • 27 Aug 2015

    More protected as HPV vax rates increase

    More people are being protected against cervical and other cancers thanks to a boost in the number of people getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, a new report by the National Health Performance Authority (NHPA) shows.

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  • 06 Aug 2015

    North Western Melbourne PHN off to a flyer

    North Western Melbourne PHN (NWMPHN) has hit the ground running, facilitating service delivery, events and support to hundreds of health practitioners and community members in our first month on the job.

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  • 30 Jul 2015

    Teach-back for better health

    Do you ever feel like you’re not getting through to some of your patients? Are they regularly not following through on your advice and treatment plans for managing their conditions?

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  • 23 Jul 2015

    Hepatitis taking a toll in the west and north

    Nearly 50,000 people in Melbourne’s northern and western suburbs are living with Hepatitis B or C, putting residents potentially at risk of serious complications such as cirrhosis and liver cancer.

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