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Keeping Healthy People Safe During the Coronavirus Outbreak

jenniferwratten Mar 3, 2020 1:53:52 PM
Keeping Healthy People Safe During the Coronavirus Outbreak

The Australian Government has recently activated its Coronavirus emergency plan, treating the virus as a pandemic. Currently, there are an estimated 95 000 cases of the virus globally, spreading across 84 countries. As of 5th March, there have been 52 cases and one death confirmed in Australia alone.

Allied Telehealth Funded by Australia's Home Care Programs

jenniferwratten Feb 25, 2020 12:03:02 PM
Allied Telehealth Funded by Australia's Home Care Programs

Coviu is always on the lookout for new information about telehealth in Australia, particularly when it comes to funding under Medicare or other Government programs. We've recently discovered a relatively unknown piece of information, that could drastically change the way our elderly population is receiving care.

Is Telehealth Key to Containing Coronavirus?

jenniferwratten Feb 12, 2020 6:42:05 PM
Is Telehealth Key to Containing Coronavirus?

The World Health Organisation has declared the spread of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV/COVID-19) a global emergency, following its appearance in China late last year. As of February 12, over 45 000 cases and 1,100 deaths have been confirmed in mainland China alone, surpassing the toll from the SARS epidemic of 2002-3.

Coviu Launches Telehealth Service for Bushfire Affected Communities

jenniferwratten Feb 7, 2020 5:48:39 PM
Coviu Launches Telehealth Service for Bushfire Affected Communities

The 2019-20 Australian bushfires have been devastating, with at least 33 recorded deaths nationally. Hundreds of structures have been destroyed and millions of animals and livestock have perished. Unfortunately, there is no end in sight, with experts warning the fires could continue for months.