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AMA Gold Medal awarded to Dr Steve Hambleton

NEHTA Chair and former Australian Medical Association (AMA) President Dr Steve Hambleton has been awarded the AMA Gold Medal, the Association's highest honour, in recognition of his outstanding and tireless service to the medical profession and the community.

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Launch of New Terminology Service

A new terminology service that enables access to both Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) and SNOMED CT-AU reference sets in a variety of release formats is now available.

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The AMT v20150531 May 2015 release is now available for download

The AMT v20150531 May 2015 release is now available for download from the NEHTA website.

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Patient comes first at this crossroads town

Remote Katherine – the Northern Territory town known as the 'crossroads of the north' – sees thousands of tourists arrive each year – and some of them are leaving with more than they bargained for.

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Vulnerable patients could benefit from having an eHealth record, says award winning Practice Manager

Drug addicts, refugees and immigrant non-English speakers are apprehensive about giving up information to the eHealth record system but in fact they are among the patients most likely to benefit from it, says award-winning Practice Manager Anastasia Dimitriou, who manages Mediclinic in the Melbourne suburb of Clayton.

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