Telehealth Resources

Hits: 137

Telehealth Consultation Resources for registrars, supervisors, practice managers and PEP participants to access during this COVID-19 period in Australia.

The situation is constantly changing, and these documents will be regularly reviewed and updated as appropriate.

   Resource Source - Description Date Added /Updated
    COVID-19 Telehealth Item numbers  On 29 March 2020, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, Minister for Health, announced: Whole of population telehealth for patients, general practice, primary care and other medical services to support the response to COVID-19. 31 March, 2020 

JCU GP - Guide for Telehealth Consultations

JCU Telephone and Video Call Consultations Summary  March, 2020
   Telehealth Supervision Plan Telehealth consultations can be counted towards training time as per RACGP/ACRRM. JCU GP Training is required to ensure that appropriate supervision arrangements remain in place for telehealth consultations. Please review this document and return to your local training region as appropriate.  March, 2020 
   COVID19 - Telehealth Assessments - A Visual Summary (BMJ)  Covid-19: remote consultations. A quick guide to assessing patients by video or voice call 30 March, 2020 
   COVID19 - Remote assessment in primary care (BMJ)  This article from the BMJ presents some guiding principles on how to choose between telephone and video appointments, how to conduct a 'query covid' consultation remotely, and considerations when arranging follow-up and next steps. 25 March, 2020 



College Resources:




Updated: 9 April 2020

Keywords: telehealth