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This week: A Day in the Life of a Sydney paramedic - Mental health and COVID-19 - GPs to be at forefront of Australia’s COVID vaccine distribution - and more.
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Leading UK pharmacy academic Christine Bond thinks there have been some positives for pharmacy that will emerge from 2020 – from efficiency gains such as e-prescriptions, to greater awareness of the role pharmacy plays. - ajp.com.au
Think going into a five-star hotel to quarantine for a fortnight due to coronavirus would be great? This nurse says you're wrong. - abc.net.au
Most disasters are focal and time-limited. This one will span a considerable period of time and the economic impact will last years. This means the mental health effects will be deeper and more sustained than in other disasters. - mja.com.au
The latest deals mean Australia has now secured 50 million additional doses of coronavirus vaccines currently in the final stages testing, bringing the overall total to 134 million. - racgp.org.au
Every 26 seconds someone in NSW calls 000 for an ambulance. Responding to an array of incidents across the city, a paramedic won’t know what emergency situation they’ll be called to next. It is sometimes said that paramedics see more trauma in one shift than most people see in a lifetime. - hospitalhealth.com.au
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