Chinese Medicine Board of Australia
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Read the latest news affecting the profession.

29 Jul 2016

AHPRA Northern Territory office closed on 1 August 2016

The Northern Territory AHPRA office will be closed on Monday 1 August 2016 due to the Picnic Day public holiday.
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18 Jul 2016

Compendium updated

Minor amendments have been made to the Nomenclature compendium of commonly used Chinese herbal medicines.
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04 Jul 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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23 Jun 2016

Tribunal reprimands Chinese medicine practitioner

A tribunal has found a Chinese medicine practitioner behaved in a way that constitutes professional misconduct and reprimanded him.
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22 Jun 2016

Tribunal reprimands Chinese medicine practitioner

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (the Tribunal) has reprimanded Chinese medicine practitioner Ms Silvia Russo for professional misconduct and ordered her to continue to participate in her existing mentor arrangement until 1 October 2016.
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15 Jun 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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15 Jun 2016

Newsletter from the National Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its June newsletter.
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09 Jun 2016

Funding determination for Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) has received a letter from the Queensland Government, formally notifying of the determination of fees to be paid from AHPRA to the Queensland Office of the Health Ombudsman (OHO) for 2015-2016.
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06 Jun 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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26 May 2016

Sydney forum invitation

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at the SMC Conference and Function Centre on Monday 20 June 2016.
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23 May 2016

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its communiqués for February, March and April.
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02 May 2016

Brisbane forum invitation

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at the George Williams Hotel on Monday 23 May 2016.
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19 Apr 2016

Chinese medicine regulation at work in Australia, 2014/15

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (the Board) has released its report for 2014/15.
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08 Apr 2016

Quarterly registration data released

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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30 Mar 2016

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to the Chinese Medicine Accreditation Committee
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04 Mar 2016

Melbourne forum invitation for practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese Medicine

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at Citadines on Bourke Melbourne on Monday 21 March 2016.
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01 Mar 2016

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its February newsletter.
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12 Feb 2016

Protecting the public: Local data summaries from a national scheme

Local reports have today been released for each state and territory on Australia’s regulatory scheme for health practitioners, providing a unique insight on local outcomes within a national scheme.
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08 Feb 2016

Adelaide forum invitation for practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese Medicine

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at Adina Apartment Hotel Adelaide Treasury on Monday 22 February 2016.
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News Archives

2015

22 Dec 2015

Health practitioner regulation: Learn how you’re protected

A new video and an accompanying infographic explaining the Australia-wide scheme that is in place to protect members of the public were launched today by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
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11 Dec 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its November communiqué.
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04 Dec 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its October communiqué.
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03 Dec 2015

Are you a graduate applying for registration?

Read this important information that explains what you need to know.
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01 Dec 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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20 Nov 2015

Chinese medicine practitioners reminded to renew registration by 30 November

Chinese medicine practitioners have until 30 November to renew their registration to avoid paying a late fee.
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18 Nov 2015

National drug screening protocol

There are health practitioners with a history of substance misuse who have restrictions placed on their registration. These restrictions are generally designed to keep the public safe while the practitioner remains in practice.
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17 Nov 2015

Perth forum invitation for practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese Medicine

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at The University of Western Australia - Claremont Campus on Monday 23 November 2015.
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16 Nov 2015

Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice published today

New Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice have been published for all Chinese medicine practitioners today.
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16 Nov 2015

Final-year students urged to apply for registration online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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05 Nov 2015

2014/15 National Scheme annual report launched

The 2014/15 annual report: AHPRA and National Boards has been published.
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14 Oct 2015

Board and AHPRA publish health profession agreement

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (the Board) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have published the health profession agreement (HPA) for 2015/2016.
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09 Oct 2015

New registration type now available: Limited registration for teaching or research

Overseas-trained Chinese medicine practitioners can now apply for limited registration for teaching or research when offered a position in Australia.
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08 Oct 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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06 Oct 2015

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its September newsletter.
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28 Sep 2015

Online renewal of registration is now open

Online renewal of registration is now open for Chinese medicine practitioners registered in Australia. 
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11 Sep 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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11 Sep 2015

Update your contact details to receive registration renewal reminders

Are your contact details up to date? Registration renewal reminders will be sent to registrants soon.
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09 Sep 2015

Perth forum invitation for practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese Medicine

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at The University of Western Australia - Claremont Campus on Monday 23 November 2015. 
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02 Sep 2015

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia sets fee for 2015/16

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (the Board) has decided that the national registration fee for Chinese medicine practitioners for 2015/16 will remain the same as in the previous year.
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18 Aug 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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31 Jul 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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30 Jul 2015

Public consultation on draft Guidelines for health record keeping

Community and health practitioner feedback is sought on the draft Guidelines for health record keeping. Consultation is open until 24 September 2015.
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13 Jul 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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03 Jul 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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01 Jul 2015

Registration for Internationally trained Chinese medicine practitioners from 1 July 2015

The CMBA has established an interim framework for assessing the substantial equivalence of international qualifications for the purposes of section 53(b), detailing how to apply and what is required.
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01 Jul 2015

Revised English language and criminal history standards take effect today

Revised English language and criminal history standards take effect from today.
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01 Jul 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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30 Jun 2015

End of arrangements allowing some Chinese medicine practitioners to become registered

Grandparenting arrangements have now expired that allowed some Chinese medicine practitioners to become registered as the profession joined the National Scheme1.
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26 Jun 2015

Call for applications

Call for applications for appointment to the Chinese Medicine Board list of approved persons for appointment to panels, or the Registration and Notifications Committee.
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21 May 2015

Revised criminal history registration standard will take effect from 1 July

A revised criminal history registration standard will come in to effect for all registrants from 1 July 2015.
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21 May 2015

Revised English language skills registration standards taking effect from 1 July

Revised English language skills registration standards take effect from 1 July for all registrants.
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21 May 2015

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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20 May 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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06 May 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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04 May 2015

Call for applications

Applications are now sought for appointments to vacancies on the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia for a practitioner member from a small jurisdiction.
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04 May 2015

Call for views on how we approach regulation

National Boards and AHPRA are seeking feedback through an online survey on the regulatory principles that were launched in July last year.
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09 Apr 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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25 Mar 2015

Security alert - keep your web browser updated

We are making changes to our websites to make sure that your information is kept safe.
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06 Mar 2015

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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03 Mar 2015

Review of Complementary Medicines Regulation

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia draws your attention to a Call for submissions - ‘Review of complementary medicines regulation’.
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18 Feb 2015

Adelaide office closed for relocation

The Adelaide office will be closed for relocation from Thursday 19 February 2015 and will re-open on Monday 23 February 2015 at 12.00pm.
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16 Feb 2015

AHPRA strengthens national drug screening

AHPRA and National Boards to introduce hair testing for all practitioners with substance related impairment.
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16 Feb 2015

End of arrangements allowing some Chinese medicine practitioners to become registered

From 1 July 2015, arrangements that allowed some Chinese medicine practitioners to become registered as the profession joined the National Scheme1 will expire.
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13 Feb 2015

Tribunal reprimands and suspends practitioner, imposes conditions on registration

Ms Ah Choo Teo - registration as a Chinese medicine practitioner suspended for three months.
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09 Feb 2015

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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04 Feb 2015

New approach to international criminal history checks launches today

A new procedure for checking international criminal history that provides greater public protection takes effect today.
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05 Jan 2015

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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2014

23 Dec 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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19 Dec 2014

Public consultation on draft Registration Standard: Limited registration for teaching or research

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia is undertaking public consultation on its draft Registration Standard: Limited registration for teaching or research.
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04 Dec 2014

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases a report of its work

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia has published a report of its work in regulating the Chinese medicine profession in the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme during 2013/14.
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02 Dec 2014

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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21 Nov 2014

National Board reminds Chinese medicine practitioners to renew registration by 30 November

Chinese medicine practitioners have less than two weeks to renew their registration with the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia to avoid paying a late fee.
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13 Nov 2014

New approach to International criminal history checks

From early 2015, National Boards and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) will implement a new procedure for checking international criminal history.
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07 Nov 2014

2013/14 National Scheme Annual Report published

AHPRA and the National Boards have released their 2013/14 Annual Report on the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme.
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06 Nov 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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31 Oct 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communiqué.
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31 Oct 2014

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia publishes its supervision guidelines

The Board has released Supervision Guidelines for Chinese Medicine Practitioners and an Explanatory Statement regarding the guidelines.
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24 Oct 2014

Brisbane forum invitation for practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at Endeavour College of Natural Health on Monday 24 November 2014.
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24 Oct 2014

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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17 Oct 2014

Call for applications

Applications are now sought for appointments to upcoming vacancies for chairs (from practitioner members), practitioner members and community members.
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13 Oct 2014

Final-year students urged to apply for registration online now

Final-year students who will soon complete an approved program of study can go online now to apply for registration before they graduate.
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24 Sep 2014

Online renewal of registration is now open

Online renewal of registration to practise in Australia is now open for Chinese medicine practitioners.
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15 Sep 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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12 Sep 2014

New CMBA committee structure has taken effect

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia is pleased to announce that its new committee structure came into effect on 1 September 2014.
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12 Sep 2014

Update on the recent public consultation – Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice

The National Board would like to express its appreciation to those who have made submissions to the Board’s recent public consultation on Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice.
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11 Sep 2014

Media release

The Board and AHPRA publish the Health Profession Agreement for 2014/2015.
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04 Sep 2014

Media release

The regulator for Chinese medicine, the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (National Board), is urging people to check that their Chinese medicine practitioner is registered.
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28 Aug 2014

Melbourne forum invitation for practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners, students and stakeholders of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at RMIT University, Melbourne on Monday 22 September 2014.
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27 Aug 2014

Media release

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia has announced the registration fees for Chinese medicine practitioners for 2014/15.
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14 Aug 2014

We have new homepages!

Today we have launched new homepage designs across all our websites.
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11 Aug 2014

Certificate of Registration Status (CoRS) now available online

Registered health practitioners using the AHPRA portal can now request a Certificate of Registration Status (CoRS) online.
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01 Aug 2014

The National Board publishes the presentation following its June Forum in Sydney

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia is pleased to publish the updated presentation following its forum held in Sydney on Monday 23 June 2014.
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31 Jul 2014

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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30 Jul 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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24 Jul 2014

Media release

The National Boards are calling for feedback on guidelines on the regulatory management of health practitioners with blood borne infectious diseases.
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17 Jul 2014

Reminder - Consultations closing soon

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia currently has two consultations closing this month.
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14 Jul 2014

Media release

On 1 July 2014 all Boards and AHPRA launched refreshed regulatory principles for regulating in the public interest. It also marked our 4th birthday and new arrangements in Qld.
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07 Jul 2014

Communiqué from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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24 Jun 2014

Board appointments

Health ministers announced the new and reappointed Chair and Board members of the Chinese Medicine Board last week.
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19 Jun 2014

Communique from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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19 Jun 2014

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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05 Jun 2014

Public consultation on the draft Supervision Guidelines for Chinese medicine practitioners

Community and health practitioner feedback is sought on the draft Supervision Guidelines for Chinese medicine practitioners. Consultation is open until 31 July 2014.
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03 Jun 2014

Communique from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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02 Jun 2014

Sydney forum invitation for practitioners and students of Chinese medicine - 23 June

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia invites practitioners and students of Chinese medicine to attend an information forum being held at University of Technology, Sydney on Monday 23 June 2014.
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28 May 2014

Public consultation on draft Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice

Community and health practitioner feedback is sought on the draft Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice. Consultation is open until 23 July 2014.
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20 May 2014

Media release

Updated Advertising guidelines published today by National Boards.
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07 May 2014

Welcoming appointment to National Board

AHPRA and the National Board Chair of the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia congratulate Dr Anne Fletcher on her appointment as community member to the National Board.
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02 May 2014

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data

The National Board has released its quarterly registration data.
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10 Apr 2014

Communique from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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25 Mar 2014

Communique from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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17 Mar 2014

Revised guidelines, code and policy effective today

Revised guidelines and code of conduct, and a new social media policy, come into effect for all Chinese medicine practitioners today.
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12 Mar 2014

Unplanned office closure alert

The AHPRA Northern Territory office has reopened
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21 Feb 2014

Newsletter from the Chinese Medicine Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest newsletter.
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13 Feb 2014

Media release

The National Boards have published revised guidelines and codes of conduct, and a new social media policy, which come into effect from mid-March.
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07 Jan 2014

Communique from the Board

The Chinese Medicine Board of Australia releases its latest communique.
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Page reviewed 24/10/2014