NSW Doctor – November / December 2019 Issue


This month in The NSW Doctor: data and medicine; reporting on outcomes; Google reviews; controls on advertising for medical professionals; a profile on Dr Sue Morey AM; industry news; and information from our Professional Services Team.


Data and Medicine

PRESIDENT'S WORD [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Data and Medicine"][/block_title] Big data is changing almost every aspect of our lives, including healthcare. How we, as a profession, respond to this challenge will […]

Reporting Outcomes: On Whose Terms?

FROM THE CEO [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Reporting Outcomes: On Whose Terms?"][/block_title] Whilst there is a recognition that reporting clinical outcomes is hugely challenging, it is difficult to ignore the growing […]

Transparency in Medicine

FEATURE [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Transparency in Medicine"][/block_title] Publishing clinical outcomes is a hugely complicated issue, but some doctors say the age of quality transparency is coming – whether professionals like […]

Google Reviews

FEATURE [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Google Reviews"][/block_title] All negative online reviews can be confronting, but none more so than those tied directly to your business page listing. It can take a […]

#Plastic Surgery

FEATURE [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="#Plastic Surgery"][/block_title] If advertising from medical professionals is so tightly controlled by AHPRA, why is Instagram full of before and after photos and hashtags with doctors’ […]

Insight: Beyond individual patient care

PROFILE [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Insight: Beyond individual patient care"][/block_title] 50-year member and former Chief Health Officer for NSW, Dr Sue Morey AM has been an important figure in the maturation […]

Digital Recall and Remote Clinical Appraisals

INDUSTRY NEWS [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Digital Recall and Remote Clinical Appraisals"][/block_title] AMA (NSW) is looking for feedback from VMOs to find the best approach to addressing the non-payment for Digital […]

Workplace Bullying

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Workplace Bullying"][/block_title] Bullying in the workplace should always be taken seriously. Here’s your guide to preventing and responding to bullying claims from employees. Bullying at […]

Tips on Termination of Employment

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Tips on Termination of Employment"][/block_title] It’s not all farewell cards and goodbye lunches when a permanent employee moves on. Final pay should include several key […]

Spring Cup

GOLF [block_title style="column_title" inner_style="inline_border" title="Spring Cup"][/block_title] Competition was particularly tight during the Spring Cup, as this was Golf Society members’ last opportunity to improve their chances to win the Shepherd […]

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The NSW Doctor is the flagship publication of the Australian Medical Association (NSW) Limited. The journal is a prime source of communication with AMA membership providing a forum for medicopolitical debate and informing members of the concerns of contemporary medicine.

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