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Check your membership classification
1 Mar 2022
Before we issue your invitation to renew membership for 2022/2023, now is a good time to review your membership classification
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Why students need MIPS membership
1 Mar 2022
It may not be apparent in the first instance because you are studying not practicing yet, but healthcare students may be subject to a complaint, investigation or legal action as a result of their invo ...
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Avoid AHPRA notifications with these 12 commandments
28 Feb 2022
While the receipt of a notification is not within your control, what you do in caring for your patients – from an initial consult through to discharge – certainly is. While it is the quality of the ca ...
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Keeping within professional boundaries
27 Feb 2022
Mutual trust, respect, and confidentiality are the cornerstones of any healthy doctor-patient therapeutic relationship. Due to the inherent power imbalance at play, seemingly innocent and caring acts ...
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Skills, opportunities, strategies - Leading as a Consultant
25 Feb 2022
Transitioning from an advanced trainee to a junior consultant is a challenging and exciting period in the journey of every health medical practitioner. With thoughtful skill development planning you c ...
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Premium Support Scheme (medical practitioners only)
25 Feb 2022
The Premium Support Scheme (PSS) is an Australian Government initiative that helps eligible medical practitioners with their medical indemnity costs. MIPS administers the scheme on behalf of Medicare ...
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Medical Training Evaluation Results 2021
24 Feb 2022
Total results showed high levels of satisfaction. 86% of trainees rated the quality of their clinical supervision very highly, and 80% strongly agreed they would recommend their current training posit ...
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AHPRA commissions review into cosmetic surgery
24 Feb 2022
An independent review of the regulations of healthcare practitioners in the cosmetic surgery industry was announced on 30 November 2021. Commissioned by AHPRA and the Medical Board of Australia and le ...
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Managing wellbeing – Tips for healthcare practitioners
24 Feb 2022
The wellbeing of the healthcare community has never been as paramount as it is today. A practitioner’s state of wellbeing and level of self-care can have a significant impact on the healthcare outcome ...
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Saving lives - an open letter to junior doctors
23 Feb 2022
Dear junior doctors, You are only a few weeks on the wards, young and full of equal amounts of enthusiasm and trepidation. I remember clearly the mix of excitement and fear and the huge sense of prid ...
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