Saturday 13 May 2017 A quantum leap forward in chronic disease management and treatment Become an ASLM Registered SMA Practitioner or Facilitator by attending this workshop and follow-up assessment. Find out more and register.
The Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) has been pioneering Shared Medical Appointments (SMAs) in Australasia for some years, including conducting pilot trials and advocating for the concept to be recognised within the current Medicare reimbursement system. Also known as ‘Group Visits’ or ‘Drop in Group Medical Appointments' in the US, an SMA is, “A [...]
From the President Dr Hamish Meldrum, MBChB, DRANZCOG, FRACGP Reaction to health-related measures in the budget has been swift and insightful. A selection of formal responses to the budget as it relates to health is provided below for your information, and also this excellent summary from The Conversation. Disappointingly, Tuesday’s budget didn’t restore any faith [...]