Professional Development

Importance Of Practice Management Recognised

Importance Of Practice Management Recognised

The APodA Tasmania Practice Management seminar was held on July 3rd at the Old Wool Store in Hobart. Podiatrists and Practice Managers with varying experience levels attended the day and were provided with valuable information, ranging from the preparation required to create a business to the development of an exit strategy. The unique programme provided […]

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Practice Management Seminar

Practice Management Seminar

Event Date and Time: 03/07/2010 – 8:30am – 5:00pm Location: The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel, 1 Macquarie Street, Hobart (http://www.oldwoolstore.com.au/) Contact Name: Sue McKay Contact No.: 03 6344 8279 Contact Email: secretary@taspod.com Download Practice Management Seminar Pamphlet

18 June, 2010 | By More

Guidelines & Regulations

Prescribing Rights for Tassie Podiatrists

Prescribing Rights for Tassie Podiatrists

Proposed Changes to Poisons Act 1971 Enabling Podiatrists to Prescribe Scheduled Medicines Public comment is invited on proposed changes to the Poisons Act 1971 to enable endorsed podiatrists and podiatric surgeons to prescribe a limited range of Schedule 2, 3, 4 and 8 medicines in Tasmania. Currently in Tasmania, legislation limits podiatry prescribing to a […]

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Accreditation for Podiatry Practice now Available

Accreditation for Podiatry Practice now Available

Australia’s most comprehensive accreditation business Australasian Podiatry Council (APodC) has engaged Quality Innovation Performance (QIP), an experienced not-for-profit accreditation provider, to deliver and manage the Podiatry Practice Accreditation Program QIP has more than twenty years’ experience in community service accreditation and more than ten years’ experience in allied health accreditation and related services. QIP accredits […]

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Forum

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – Conservative Therapy

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – Conservative Therapy

Phys Ther. 2009 Jan;89(1):26-37. Epub 2008 Nov 20. Nonsurgical management of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction with orthoses and resistive exercise: a randomized controlled trial. Kulig K, Reischl SF, Pomrantz AB, Burnfield JM, Mais-Requejo S, Thordarson DB, Smith RW. Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP-155, Los Angeles, […]

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Skechers Shape Ups

Skechers Shape Ups

Skechers claim that their new Skechers Shape Ups footwear will assist in weight loss and tone leg muscles. The footwear uses a wedge of modulated polyurethane that simulates a ‘walking on sand’ sensation, increases the workload while walking. Read more Click here to view the Shape Ups range What are your thoughts on this new […]

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Resources

New Tool for Healthcare Professionals to Improve Outcomes for Chronic Disease Management

New Tool for Healthcare Professionals to Improve Outcomes for Chronic Disease Management

AHPA Media Release Allied Health Professions Australia (AHPA), the peak national body representing allied health professionals, has developed a new, quick-guide chronic disease management resource package for general practitioners, general practice nurses and allied health professionals to support multidisciplinary teamwork. It is aimed at achieving improved outcomes for people with chronic and complex conditions. Available […]

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Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – Conservative Therapy

Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction – Conservative Therapy

Phys Ther. 2009 Jan;89(1):26-37. Epub 2008 Nov 20. Nonsurgical management of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction with orthoses and resistive exercise: a randomized controlled trial. Kulig K, Reischl SF, Pomrantz AB, Burnfield JM, Mais-Requejo S, Thordarson DB, Smith RW. Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP-155, Los Angeles, […]

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