Insights

  • Health,
  • Oct 2, 2020
  • Author: Chandrika Darroch
  • INSIGHT: No half doses in pharmacy ownership

    A reminder to pharmacy proprietors of their key responsibilities Meridian Lawyers regularly assists a range of healthcare professionals to understand the legal and professional obligations that attach to their particular profession. Recently, in NSW, we have assisted a number of proprietor pharmacists who have come under close scrutiny by the Pharmacy Council of NSW following […]

  • Health,Insurance,
  • Feb 21, 2020
  • Author: Chandrika Darroch
  • INSIGHT: AHPRA releases revised Guidelines for Mandatory Notifications about registered health practitioners

    On 21 February 2020, the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) released revised guidelines in anticipation of changes to mandatory notification requirements coming into effect in March 2020. The revised guidelines explain the requirements to make mandatory notifications under the updated legislative requirements for treating registered health practitioners, non-treating registered health practitioners, employers of registered […]

  • Health,
  • Jan 15, 2019
  • Author: Chandrika Darroch
  • INSIGHT: My Health Record: Important Information for Healthcare Providers

    Introduction My Health Record is an online summary of an individual’s key health information. A My Health Record will be created for every Australian who wants one after 31 January 2019. An individual may cancel their My Health Record at any time. The My Health Record system is intended to allow for the online sharing […]