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Out-of-home care information session: Enhancing access to health services | Echuca
June 27, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Join Dr Lucas Speed, the new paediatrician in Echuca, to discuss the challenges faced by children and young people in out-of-home-care when accessing health services. Dr Speed is now consulting at Echuca Medical Specialist Clinics, and starting an acute paediatric service at Echuca Regional Health.
This session is for GPs and general practice staff providing services to children living in an out-of-home-care arrangement. Topics covered include common poor health outcomes for these children, the effect of trauma on their health and well-being, and an overview of how the system works.
This event is provided at no cost by Murray PHN and the Department of Health and Human Services.