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Posted on 15 March 2019

Have your say! Students on placement

Have your say! Students on placement

Have your say!Whether you love having students on placement, can’t think of anything worse or sit somewhere in between, we want to listen.Flinders NT currently provides services to support nursing and allied health student placements in the NT. Flinders NT offer assistance directly to students (any university,…

Posted on 12 March 2019

Meningococcal Vaccine

Meningococcal Vaccine

Meningococcal vaccine for all 1-19 year olds in the NT – Don’t miss outTerritorians are urged to take advantage of the free meningococcal ACWY vaccine available to all children and young adults aged 1-19 years in the NT.Dr Vicki Krause from the Centre for Disease Control said that while the meningococcal…

Posted on 20 February 2019

Have your say! NT Mental Health

Have your say! NT Mental Health

Have your say!Get involved in the development of Northern Territory mental health and suicide prevention plans. Do you have an idea to support mental health and help reduce suicide in your area? Community consultation is now taking place across the Territory, giving you the opportunity to help shape…

Posted on 13 February 2019

2019 Indigenous Practitioners Scholarships - NOW OPEN

2019 Indigenous Practitioners Scholarships - NOW OPEN

Applications for the 2019 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners Scholarships are now open.The Department of Health is committed to building the capacity of the Aboriginal Health Practitioner (AHP) workforce. The AHP Scholarship Scheme contributes to this objective and provides financial…

Posted on 16 November 2018

Performance Image and Enhancing Drugs Networking Event

Performance Image and Enhancing Drugs Networking Event

HPANT is running a networking and education session on PIED at the Michael Long Centre on the 22nd November 2018 from 5:30pm.If you are interested in learning more about Steriods/PIED (equal to heroin in Aus, 7x increase in arrests in NT in 2016) and how to manage your legal/professional risk and still…