November 2018

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Day Course on Infection Prevention & Control to all General Practice staff

Day Course on Infection Prevention & Control to all General Practice staff

Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm, 01/11/18

Event Detail:

  • Small group of 10 - 14 nurses/managers/receptionists to enhance competency checking experience.   
  • Fee includes materials & folder, a complimentary copy of my 2017 prac guide and cleaning policy template
  • Fee includes Tea/Coffee on arrival, morning tea, single course lunch with wine, special dietary requirements 
  • No deposit or prepay - 14 day invoice sent after course. NB 25% cancellation fee for confirmed bookings
  • Fee is $330 pp and $220 non-working or if attending with full fee paying colleague at same clinic
  • Session starts at 9am with 15 minutes rego/coffee. If you don't sterilise items, you may opt to leave at 4pm    

Session Detail:

Topics to be covered include:

  1. Triage for suspect flu/gastro/measles, Precautions, Staff Immunisation, Clinical Waste, Sharps Injury (2 hrs)
  2. Competency checking for; Hand hygiene, using pandemic PPE, cleaning, PPE & managing body fluid spills (2 hrs)
  3. Infection Control for wound care i.e. best practice for hand hygiene, glove changes, cleaning (15 minutes)
  4. Managing hand hygiene and surface disinfection for pts with Multiresistant Organisms e.g. MRSA (15 minutes)
  5. Instrument processing (Last 2 hours or 1 hr if you do not perform instrument sterilisation at work - 7 APNA CPD)

Guest Speaker:

Related Documents: PDF icon GP Staff Infection Control Day Course - Canberra 2018.pdf

Further Information: For registration details, see the attached flyer.

 
Pain Management Education Day

Pain Management Education Day

Time: 8:00am to 12:45pm, 02/11/18

Event Detail:

Contact Joy Burdack at Calvary Hospital on joy.burdack [at] calvary-act.com.au or 02 6201 6854.

Session Detail:

Topics include:

  • Journey - Understanding Management of Pain
  • Managing Opioid Maintence Therapy
  • Medical Marijuana

Guest Speaker:

Related Documents:

Further Information:

 
Pain Management training day, nursing, allied health, care workers

Pain Management training day, nursing, allied health, care workers

Time: 8:00am to 4:00pm, 02/11/18

Event Detail:

Please see the attached brochure.

Session Detail:

Guest Speaker:

Related Documents: PDF icon 2018 Pain education brochure ACT pdf.pdf

Further Information:

 
 
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Fitness to drive - are you heading in the right direction?

Fitness to drive - are you heading in the right direction?

Time: 6:30pm to 9:00pm, 06/11/18

Event Detail:

GP Education event outlining fitness to drive processes, appropriate referrals, GP role in assessing fitness to drive, cognition and driving,epilepsy, diabetes and ophthalmology case studies and more. See attached invitation for more detail and RSVP information.

Session Detail:

For further information, contact the GP Liaison Unit, Canberra Hospital: Ph 6124 4183 GPliaison [at] act.gov.au

Guest Speaker:

Related Documents: PDF icon Invitation final.pdf

Further Information:

 
 
 
 
 
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LARC: Separating Fact from Fiction

LARC: Separating Fact from Fiction

Time: 7:30am to 9:00am, 15/11/18

Event Detail:

Marie Stopes Australia invites you to attend a morning of education and discussion around reproductive health.

We strongly believe in building and maintaining strong relationships with our local medical community and would love for you to visit our Canberra clinic so you can meet our staff and learn more about the services we offer.

Our Medical Director, Dr. Philip Goldstone, will be presenting LARC: Separating Fact from Fiction - Examining the medical myths surrounding long-acting reversible contraception.

This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program in the 2017-2019 triennium

4 Category 2 points per hour – Activity ID: 143494

Breakfast will be provided from 7:30 - 8 am.

We hope to see you there!

Marie Stopes Australia.

Session Detail:

Guest Speaker:

Guest Speaker

Dr. Philip Goldstone

Related Documents: PDF icon Copy of CPD Canberra.pdf

Further Information: RACGP CPD points

 
 
Eating disorders - The role of the GP in the Multidisciplinary team: Medical management in the community

Eating disorders - The role of the GP in the Multidisciplinary team: Medical management in the community

Time: 9:00am to 1:30pm, 17/11/18

Event Detail:

Education event at Canberra Hospital for GPs and multidisciplinary team members regarding Eating Disorder management. Topics include - GP role in early detection and diagnosis, evidence based psychological treatment adults/young adults, dietary management of eating disorders (see attached program for more details).

Session Detail:

For further information contact the GP Liaison Unit, Canberra Hospital: Ph 6124 4183 GPliaison [at] act.gov.au

Guest Speaker:

Guest Speaker

Dr Catherine Lynch Consultant Paediatrician Alfred Health Melbourne

Related Documents: PDF icon Program Final.pdf

Further Information:

 
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Taking the lead in COPD - Individualising COPD Patient Management

Taking the lead in COPD - Individualising COPD Patient Management

Time: 6:45pm to 8:30pm, 21/11/18

Event Detail:

Please contact Louise White at louise.white [at] menariniapac.com for more information.

Session Detail:

18:45 Arrival and Registration

19:00 Taking the lead in COPD - 3x 30min Case studies including Q&A

20:30 Meeting Close

Guest Speaker:

Guest Speaker

Dr Mark Hurwitz

Related Documents:

Further Information:

 
Which Scan is Best, Common Musculoskeletal Conditions

Which Scan is Best, Common Musculoskeletal Conditions

Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm, 22/11/18

Event Detail:

Session Detail:

Guest Speaker:

Guest Speaker

Dr Himanshu Diwakar, MBBS, MD, FRANZCR & Dr Kughan Gunarathnam MBBS, BSc (Med), FRANZCR

Related Documents: PDF icon I-MED_MSK Invite_Canberra_A4- FINAL.pdf

Further Information:

 
 
 
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