Managing emergencies in general practice

Managing emergencies in general practice

In the midst of an emergency, such as the NSW bushfires, there are a range of helpful aids to assist you in managing your business.

The most useful resource for disaster and emergency periods is the RACGPs Managing emergencies and pandemics in general practice, which aims to assist general practices better prepare for, respond to and recover from the impact of emergencies and pandemics.

Two other helpful resources include the Patient Information Sheet Taking care of yourself during an emergency or pandemic and the Computer and information security standards.

For more information please contact the Primary Care Support Team at practice_support@nsml.com.au or phone 9477 8700.