July 2020

Baby Steps: Pandemic turns GPs to podcasting for fertility information

Posted: 15/07/2020 2:22:21 PM
In an industry first, Genea Fertility, The Misfits Media and Ward 6 have combined to launch a podcast designed specifically for health care practitioners. The Baby Steps by Genea series provides clinicians with much needed advice on how to support patients struggling with infertility, both during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

COVID-19: Victorian patients

Posted: 15/07/2020 11:20:26 AM
Following advice from the Department of Health and Human Services, all Victorian patients living or working within a Stage 3 restriction zone or other known hotspot will need to be tested for COVID-19 before being admitted to hospital, including for fertility treatment.

Victorian IVF reforms introduced

Posted: 7/07/2020 12:50:36 PM
From 8 July 2020, Victorians will no longer need to pass police and child welfare checks before being approved to commence fertility treatment such as IVF.

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About Genea

Genea is one of Australia’s leading providers for infertility, IVF and other assisted conception treatment with 31 years of experience in the field. The company has long been a fertility pioneer, with research and technologies developed in-house virtually doubling IVF success rates in the mid-nineties and continuing to improve outcomes today. In September 2017, Genea was listed in the Australian Financial Review’s Top 50 Most Innovative Companies List, ranking number 25.