Key aims of GP Liaison:
- Enable improved GP engagement and representation
- Improve communication between Monash Health and GPs, Primary Health Networks, Health Professionals in the community and other Primary Care Stakeholders
- Collaborate to support continuous professional development for primary care health providers
- Support compliments / feedback management
GP Liaison Newsletter:
Welcome to Monash Minute, our new quarterly publication for primary health practitioners.
- Edition 10 – June 2019
- Edition 9 – March 2019
- Edition 8 – November 2018
- Edition 7 – September 2018
- Edition 6 – June 2018
- Edition 5 – March 2018
GP News Alerts are distributed when timely information is needed to be distributed to GPS. Past news alerts include:
GP Registration Information:
Getting correspondence to the right person in a timely matter is important to us. To do this, we need up to date contact information. If you have already registered your GP details and clinic on the National Health Services Directory (NHSD), your registration will be added to the Monash Health database and updated accordingly.
For further enquiries and assistance please contact the GP Liaison
P: (03) 9554 9374
Integrated Care Community of Practice Event
This event will include a panel discussion on oral health and integrated dental services with providers from the region. There will be facilitated discussion along with an opportunity to network and share ideas for person centred care. Clinicians and leaders from health and social services are invited to attend.
8 October – Greater Dandenong and Surrounds
7.00am – 8.30am
Altura Hotel Dandenong
5-17 Doveton Ave, Eumemmerring VIC 3177
15 October – Casey Cardinia
6.00pm – 8.00pm
Balla Balla Community Centre
65 Berwick-Cranbourne Rd, Cranbourne East VIC 3977
29 October – Kingston
7.00am – 8.30am
Woodlands Golf Club
109 White St, Mordialloc VIC 3195
MonashHeart SELECT – Semiglutide effects on cardiovascular outcomes in people with overweight or obesity
MonashHeart are actively recruiting participants for an exciting phase III clinical trial. Please contact us if you see patients who may be eligible for this study: SELECT – Semaglutide effects on cardiovascular outcomes in people with overweight or obesity.
Key Inclusion Criteria
- Male or female, age ≥ 45 years
- Body mass index ≥ 27 kg/m2
- Have established cardiovascular disease:
- An event-driven cardiovascular outcomes trial expected to run over a Prior myocardial infarction
- Prior stroke (ischemic or haemorrhagic)
- Symptomatic peripheral arterial disease
Clinical Trial Coordinators, Debbie O’Leary & Joanne Lillie
P: 9594 4575
Improving access to Specialist Consulting services:
Are you passionate about improving access for your patients? Do you want to help transform how we deliver Specialist Consulting services to our growing community?
Monash Health is continuously improving the delivery of timely, high quality Specialist Consulting services for our consumers and referrers. We recognise that primary practitioners are a crucial part of this system and we need your input to ensure that coordinated care is designed and delivered successfully.
Contact us to work together on various initiatives to improve our Specialist Consulting services for your patients.
To get involved and for more information:
“Join the specialist consulting project team,
improving access to specialist consulting services”