As medical practitioners, we prevent, diagnose and treat disease.
Respect promotes better outcomes
The Health Professional Council Authority (HPCA) is inviting applications from people interested in becoming members of the Medical Council of NSW.
Cryotherapy is often used in general practice, skin cancer medicine and dermatology to treat a number of common skin lesions.
Asking for advice on a diagnostic photo is as simple as snap, click, send. But what is the purpose of taking the photo? Did you seek the patient’s permission?
While there has been a high demand for flu and measles vaccines of late, these vaccines and others are only effective if they are stored correctly.
Privacy, confidentiality and trust are at the core of every doctor/patient relationship.
The question of whether or not you can or should record conversations during consults arises fairly frequently.
Maria Cosmidis and Dr Geoff Brieger sat down with us to talk about their experience and role as Medical Council members.