Practice Management Meeting

12:00pm to 2:30pm
20 February 2018
Peter Yorke Building, Theatrette, Level 3 173 Strickland Crescent, 2600 Deakin

Event Detail

Capital Health Network, through the ACT PHN Programme, invites all Practice Managers and interested practice staff to attend our Practice Management Meetings.

The aim of the Practice Management Meeting is to provide continuing education, networking opportunities, personal development and localised support to practice managers and practice staff from general practices and allied health practices.

Topics

  • · Provider Digital Access (PRODA) and Health Professional Online Services (HPOS)
  • · My Health Record

Presenters

  • Christine Heggarty, Payment and Claiming Representative, Department of Human Services
  • Elizabeth Moss, eHealth Program Manager, Capital Health Network

Practice Nurse Meeting

6:00pm to 8:30pm
20 February 2018
Hedley Beare Centre for Teaching and Learning, 51 Fremantle Drive, 2611 Stirling, ACT

Event Detail

Capital Health Network, through the ACT PHN Programme, invites all Practice Nurses to attend our Practice Nurse Meetings for 2018.

The aim of the Practice Nurse Network Meeting is to provide continuing education, networking opportunities, personal development and localised support to nurses working in general practice.

Topics

  • Wound Management

Presenters

  • Judith Barker Nurse Practitioner - Wound Management, Rehabilitation, Aged and Community Care

Practice Nurse Orientation Workshop

8:45am to 4:00pm
27 February 2018
Gungaderra Room, Capital Health Network, 1 Geils Court, Deakin ACT

Event Detail

This workshop is targeted at practice nurses within the first 6 months of starting work in general practice. Please feel free to forward this website to any nurses you think may benefit from this workshop.

For further information contact Toni Rice, Practice Development Coordinator, on T.Rice [at] chnact.org.au or 02 6287 8081.

Areas to be covered:

  • The role of the practice nurse
  • Legal and professional issues
  • GP Liaison Unit
  • Immunisation
  • Chronic disease management and health assessments
  • Analysing practice data
  • Accreditation
  • Capital Health Network programs

NDIS Update Evening

6:00pm to 9:00pm
6 March 2018
National Museum of Australia, Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, ACT

Event Detail

Capital Health Network, through the ACT PHN Programme, invite all General Practitioners, Practice Nurses and Allied Health Professionals to attend our upcoming NDIS Update Evening.

The NDIS Update Evening will include three presentations and a Q&A panel discussion to answer any questions practitioners may have.

Topics:

  • The roles of GPs and the NDIS
  • Access Request Forms – What are they? What is required to be completed?
  • Evidence of Disability and Information from Health Professionals
  • The NDIS Pathway for a Participant
  • NDIA Interface with Mainstream Services and COAG Principles
  • The Role of the Support Coordinator
  • Local Area Coordination - Who are FEROS? And what do they do?

Presenters:

  • Presenter 1 TBC - NDIA / NDIS
  • Presenter 2 TBC - FEROS (Ages 7+)
  • Presenter 3 TBC - EACH (Ages 0-6)

CPD:

  • This activity will be submitted to RACGP as a Category 2 Activity (3 CPD points) in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium.

Enhancing Patient Understanding – Health Literacy and Communication

6:00pm to 8:30pm
15 March 2018
Peter Yorke Building, Theatrette, Level 3 173 Strickland Crescent, 2600 Deakin

Event Detail

Capital Health Network, through the ACT PHN Programme, invites all Practice Managers and Practice Nurses to our upcoming Enhancing Patient Understanding — Health Literacy and Communication workshop.

Session Detail

Explore warning signs that indicate people may struggle with interpreting health information and the effects of this problem. Develop strategies to improve patient understanding to ensure consent is informed, therapeutic outcomes are optimised, and consultations satisfy both patients and doctors.

Cultural Awareness Training

6:00pm to 8:30pm
27 March 2018
The Boathouse, Menindee Dr, Barton ACT 2600

Event Detail

Capital Health Network, through the ACT PHN Programme, invites all health professionals to attend our Cultural Awareness Training.

This education session focuses on cultural awareness and identification of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. It aims to improve primary health care providers understanding of how a person’s culture may inform their understanding of disease and their interactions with the health care system. It is recognised that high quality primary health care is essential for closing the gap in health outcomes between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians and cultural awareness is a key component of quality care

Session Detail

This activity will be submitted to RACGP for Category 2 Activity CPD points in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium.

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

5:45pm to 8:00pm
12 April 2018
Royal Life Saving Society Australia, 26-28 Napier Close, Deakin ACT 2600

Event Detail

This course includes a self-paced e-learning module to be completed prior to attending a face-to-face practical assessment.

There is a physical component of this course and candidates will be required to perform CPR on a resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.

Session Detail

This activity will be submitted to RACGP as a Category 2 Activity (5 CPD points) in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

5:45pm to 8:00pm
12 June 2018
Royal Life Saving Society Australia, 26-28 Napier Close, Deakin ACT 2600

Event Detail

This course includes a self-paced e-learning module to be completed prior to attending a face-to-face practical assessment.

There is a physical component of this course and candidates will be required to perform CPR on a resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.

Session Detail

This activity will be submitted to RACGP as a Category 2 Activity (5 CPD points) in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

5:45pm to 8:00pm
24 July 2018
Royal Life Saving Society Australia, 26-28 Napier Close, Deakin ACT 2600

Event Detail

This course includes a self-paced e-learning module to be completed prior to attending a face-to-face practical assessment.

There is a physical component of this course and candidates will be required to perform CPR on a resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.

Session Detail

This activity will be submitted to RACGP as a Category 2 Activity (5 CPD points) in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

5:45pm to 8:00pm
13 September 2018
Royal Life Saving Society Australia, 26-28 Napier Close, Deakin ACT 2600

Event Detail

This course includes a self-paced e-learning module to be completed prior to attending a face-to-face practical assessment.

There is a physical component of this course and candidates will be required to perform CPR on a resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.

Session Detail

This activity will be submitted to RACGP as a Category 2 Activity (5 CPD points) in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium

HLTAID001 - Provide Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

5:45pm to 8:00pm
30 October 2018
Royal Life Saving Society Australia, 26-28 Napier Close, Deakin ACT 2600

Event Detail

This course includes a self-paced e-learning module to be completed prior to attending a face-to-face practical assessment.

There is a physical component of this course and candidates will be required to perform CPR on a resuscitation manikin placed on the floor.

Session Detail

This activity will be submitted to RACGP as a Category 2 Activity (5 CPD points) in the QI & CPD Program for 2017 – 2019 Triennium