A coroner’s call for standalone domestic violence Medicare items represents the wrong approach for patients and could create privacy risks, the RACGP says. Victorian…
Dr Colette Hourigan operates a program for women and children affected by domestic violence. She works three days a week, but she is also on…
A coroner has highlighted poor communication between a specialist mental health service and patient’s GP in the months before she killed herself and her three…
Two recent court cases give two apparently contradictory answers.
Like Dr Pridgeon, the GP had not been convicted of a criminal offence.
There are fears already limited funding for general practice will dry up as a result.
The RACGP's Dr Marina Malcolm announces a new CPD-accredited training course on responding to domestic and family violence.
AHPRA has produced a podcast offering advice on how to look out for red flags
The Victorian coroner is calling for the state's new public health service DV guidance to be used in general practice.
GP detection and help for patients may reduce abuse in future relationships, experts say.