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Warning to doctors – misuse of fentanyl patches

08/07/2020

In the 2018/19 financial year, the Medical Council received 2,518 complaints about 2,051 doctors – just under 7% of registered medical practitioners in NSW.

20/04/2020

A number of NCAT decisions have been featured in recent editions of our doctors' newsletter.

22/04/2020
A/Prof Richard Walsh

It would be remiss of me not to start by acknowledging the challenging climate we are all facing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

22/04/2020

The Medical Council has received an increasing number of complaints from patients whose doctors’ have made preventable errors during vaccine administration.

23/04/2020

Need some self-care inspiration? Find out what some of your colleagues are doing to manage their health and well-being in 2020.

12/12/2019

This time of year can bring health issues to the fore. It is important that fear about mandatory notification does not prevent you or a colleague you know from seeking treatment.

12/12/2019

An increasingly popular method of treating general practice patients with iron deficiency involves intravenous iron infusions with Ferinject ®.

19/12/2019

Good two-way communication is an essential element in successful doctor-patient relationships.

12/12/2019

Medical literature frequently highlights the proven benefits of having your own doctor. But do doctors heed this advice?

12/12/2019