Country SA PHN is the new health network set up to service the country regions of South Australia, increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery while improving the coordination of patient care. Established by the Federal Government, we exist to bridge the gap of health inequity and access in rural South Australia by building a collaborative and responsive health care system.
Grant recipients selected to deliver healthy lifestyle programs
Country SA PHN is pleased to announce that five successful applicants for the After Hours Healthy Weight & Lifestyle Grants have been selected and are now ready to commence delivering after hours programs encouraging healthy lifestyle choices across rural South Australia.
Case of measles acquired in Bali
SA Health has been notified of a case of measles in a 28 year old female from metropolitan Adelaide. The case was in the settings listed below whilst infectious and people in these settings at the specified times may have been exposed:
Carer Gateway is an Australian Government funded service providing practical information and support to Australia's 2.7 million carers. Many people looking after someone else don't think of themselves as carers, they just see caring as what they do to help their families, friends or people in their communities. Carers that contact the Carer Gateway can be confident that they will recieve trustworthy advice relevant to their caring situation.
Important update for all users of the Sanofi Diabetes Mobile Application (APP)
Sanofi wish to advise that the Sanofi Diabetes APP has been removed from the Apple APP store and the Google Play store as of 18 May 2017.
Australian Technical Advisory Group on immunisation advice on the use of Hepatitis B vaccines during supply shortages
There is currently a shortage of the adult formulation of hepatitis B vaccines Engerix-B® (GlaxoSmithKline) and H-B-Vax-II® (Seqirus) in Australia. The shortage has impacted on private market supply.