This month in The NSW Doctor, it’s the doctors-in-training edition. In this issue you’ll find: a report on the 2018 Hospital Health Check, DITs talk about balancing parenthood with their medical careers, the lessons learned from working in Alice Springs, a feature on imposter phenomenon, what the Alliance is doing about unrostered overtime, and more.
This month in The NSW Doctor, AMA (NSW) releases its Vision for a Healthier NSW, hear from the health spokespeople ahead of the State Election, a report back from O-Week 2019, completing medical training but not in a straight line, industry news and more.
This month in The NSW Doctor: gender representation and equity in medicine; a report back from the AMA Gender Equity Summit 2019; Dr Kathryn Austin on the need for more women in medico-politics and the barriers that exist; Dr Michelle Atkinson on the variety of paths that exist in medicine; violence on the rise in hospitals; healthcare in Broken Hill; tips on how to avoid discriminating during job interviews; and more.
This month in The NSW Doctor: fighting stigma in mental health; workforce shortages and under-resourcing in psychiatry; AMA (NSW) recommends a balanced approach to illicit drug use; persuading vaccine-hesitant people to immunise; taking a break from training; VMO performance reviews; employing new staff; and more.
This month in The NSW Doctor: understanding the service check register; privately referred non-inpatient agreements; the daunting road ahead of medical students; extended reality and its potential benefits for medicine; profiles on two of our 50-year members; a review of the new book from E/Prof John Murtagh and Dr Sara Bird; and more.
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.