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New Zealand launches national text and call telehealth helpline

'Need to Talk? 1737' is  a free call or text telehealth helpline in New Zealand. The service has been launched in order to offer help to those with any form of psychological distress, which may include depression, suicide and relationship break-ups.   In the six months from October 2016 to March 2017, there were more [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Southern DHB appoints telehealth coordinator

The Southern District Health Board have appointed Sandra Brough as their telehealth coordinator. The appointment announces that the Southern DHB look to encourage and boost telehealth services, and are attempting to increase general practices to get on board. Up to 5 clinics already have telehealth services available.   You can read the full article here: [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Victorian Supercare Pharmacies

Proud Partner of Supercare Pharmacies MyOnlineClinic is proud to be supporting the Victorian Government Supercare Pharmacies Initiative. The Victorian Government Supercare Pharmacies Initiative combines a 24-hour a day seven days a week pharmacy service and an evening nursing service between 6pm and 10pm. These pharmacies are known as Supercare Pharmacies. The Victorian Government has committed [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Stay Hydrated!

Eat Your H20 Too It’s no secret that our bodies depend on water to survive and maintain our core temperature, particularly during hot weather. Over half of our body weight is made up of water and as we make our way into the warmer months of the year we tend to lose water at a [...]

By | December 23rd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Why are Consumers Signing Up to Telehealth?

Why not Telehealth? Rural GP Dr Ewen McPhee, chair of Queensland Health’s Telehealth Advisory Committee, said a lot of work had been devoted to developing telehealth standards, but Australia still lacked a consistent, national framework for clinical governance. Despite the advances in technology the amount of consumers signing up for telehealth are The MyOnlineClinic (MOC) [...]

By | December 8th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

TeleHealth

A Solution to Chronic Disease management? Creating a care model that suits the increasing needs of RACF residents along with those more independent residents who choose to live in Independent Living Unit arrangements is imperative for a strong healthcare system. The RACGP reports that “People living in residential aged care facilities (RACFs) present to emergency [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

$28 Billion Lost Productivity

Absenteeism costing the Australian Economy A recent survey of 1000 workers across six government departments found that 85 percent of those who spent more than eight hours a day working at a computer experienced neck pain.  Implementing a corporate health and wellness program in the workplace is fast becoming the norm for bigger corporations in [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments