healthdirect Video Call COVID-19 GP program extended to 31 December 2021

  29 March 2021  NWMPHN

The Australian Department of Health has extended MBS-subsidised telehealth to 30 June 2021.

The Department of Health has also extended the healthdirect Video Call COVID-19 GP Program, to 31 December 2021.

We encourage general practices to continue using this secure video consulting platform, which has been purpose-built for primary care settings.

Registration

  • For GPs in private practice wanting to start using the service, please register your practice.
  • For GPs in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations wanting to start using the service, please register for access.

RACGP accredited training

In collaboration with the RACGP, healthdirect is offering CPD courses that support GPs and practice managers to use Video Call more confidently and effectively. The following free courses are run by healthdirect RACGP Education Activity Representatives: