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Changes to PIP QI implementation date

The Practice Incentive Program (PIP) is a key driver to quality care in the general practice sector.  PIP is aimed at supporting general practice activities that encourage improvements in quality care, enhance capacity and improve access and health outcomes for patients. The PIP Quality Improvement (QI) Incentive will continue to build on this important work […]

Codeine scheduling changes – Alcohol and Drug Clinical Advisory Service launched

Queensland Health has commenced a 12-month pilot of the Alcohol and Drug Clinical Advisory Service (ADCAS). ADCAS, which started on 15 January 2018, is a specialist telephone support service for medical practitioners in Queensland, providing clinical advice by on-call addiction medical specialists regarding the management of patients with codeine dependency and other alcohol and drug […]