Date published: 
9 December 2019
Type: 
Subscriber announcement
Intended audience: 
Health sector

The Chief Medical Officer has written to approximately 28,000 practitioners about new resources for prescribers to support care of people with dementia who live in residential aged care.

The resources and information has been developed to help practitioners who:

These include:

  • general practitioners
  • specialists
  • nurse practitioners
  • other medical practitioners

The resources include:

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