HORSHAM - Medical Abortion - Wednesday 27 February

Royal Women’s Hospital, Women’s Health Grampians, Ballarat Community Health and Western Victoria Primary Health Network invite you to attend this medical abortion information session

Medical abortion is the preferred method of termination of nearly 50 per cent of women worldwide who experience an unwanted pregnancy. The procedure is as simple and safe as surgical abortion. However, despite the legal status of abortion in Victoria there remains limited access to medical abortion.

Topics:
• An overview of training requirements for providing medical abortion
• An update on medical abortion procedures, practice experiences, support and referral pathways for GPs who provide medical abortion

Learning Outcomes:
• Recall the training requirements for providing medical abortion
• Describe the medical abortion procedures
• Explain the benefits of the referral pathways for GPs who provide medical abortion for their patients

Speaker: Dr Paddy Moore, Clinical Head, Abortion and Contraceptive Service, Royal Women’s Hospital

Open to:
GPs and GP Registrars
Practice Nurses
Nurse Practitioners
Medical students

This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program in the 2017 -19 triennium - 4 Category 2 points (Activity: 149308)

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
RSVP: Thursday 21 February 2019

Venue: Centre for Participation, 39 Urquhart Street. Finger food provided.

For further information contact:
Vernetta Taylor (03) 4310 5112 (Horsham & Ararat sessions)
Tamara Sproull   (03) 5304 5639 (Ballarat session)

Event Properties

Event Date 6:30 pm, 27/02/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 27/02/2019
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 26/02/2019
Location
HORSHAM - Centre for Participation
39 Urquhart Street Horsham
HORSHAM - Centre for Participation