Topics:
• Identify and engage eligible women in the HPV self-collection pathway.
• Explain the importance of HPV exit testing in women 70-74.
• Improve practice systems to better identify under and never screened women and offer cervical screening tests appropriately.
• Optimise sample collection for cervical screening.

Speaker:
• Dr Wendy Pakes, Liaison Physician BSc, BMedSci (Hons), MBBS (Hons), FRACGP

Open to:
• General Practitioners
• GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses
• Nurse Practitioners
• Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health Workers

4 RACGP Category Two points

For further information click details, view flyer or contact CPD team or phone (03) 5564 5888

 

Event Date 6:30 pm, 23/07/2019
Event End Date 8:00 pm, 23/07/2019

Topics:
• Identify and engage eligible women in the HPV self-collection pathway.
• Explain the importance of HPV exit testing in women 70-74.
• Improve practice systems to better identify under and never screened women and offer cervical screening tests appropriately.
• Optimise sample collection for cervical screening.

Speaker:
• Dr Wendy Pakes, Liaison Physician BSc, BMedSci (Hons), MBBS (Hons), FRACGP

Open to:
• General Practitioners
• GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses
• Nurse Practitioners
• Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health Workers

4 RACGP Category Two points

For further information click details, view flyer or contact Joy Ticchi  or phone (03) 5564 5888

Event Date 6:30 pm, 23/07/2019
Event End Date 8:00 pm, 23/07/2019

Topics:
• Fatty Liver
• Abnormal LFT tests
• Viral Hepatitis

Speaker:
• Dr Samuel Hall - Gastroenterologist

Open to:
• GPs & GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
• Any relevant Allied Health Professionals

For further information click details, flyer or contact CPD team or phone 5222 0804

Event Date 6:30 pm, 24/07/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 24/07/2019

Topics:
• Fatty Liver
• Abnormal LFT tests
• Viral Hepatitis

Speaker:
• Dr Samuel Hall - Gastroenterologist

Open to:
• GPs & GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
• Any relevant Allied Health Professionals

For further information click details, view flyer or contact CPD team or phone 5222 0804

Event Date 7:00 pm, 24/07/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 24/07/2019

Topics:
Quality Improvement strategies for cervical cancer screening, Patient centred care, Cervical cancer screening, HealthPathways

Speakers:
Kim Poyner - MediCoach
• Riwka Hagen - Medical Business Services
• Sandy Anderson - Cancer Council Victoria

Target Audience:
General Practitioners & Registrars
• Practice Nurses
• Nurse Practitioners
• Practice Managers
• Practice Staff
• Allied Health

Venue: 
Colac Otway Performing Arts and Cultural Centre
95-97 Gellibrand Street, Colac

RSVP: Please RSVP by Friday 19 July

Flyer

Further Information contact: 
Kirsten Hausknecht or phone (03) 5304 5640

Event Date 9:30 am, 25/07/2019
Event End Date 3:30 pm, 25/07/2019
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 19/07/2019
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**THE GEELONG EVENT IS NOW FULL - BALLARAT PLACES STILL AVAILABLE, CLICK REGISTRATION LINK BELOW**

Learning outcomes:
• Recognition of the life-threatening adverse events occuring immediately following immunisation
• Demonstrated competencey in the delivery of CPR resuscitation techniques for infants, children and adults

Facilitator:
• Premium Health

Open to:
• Nurse immunisers
• Primary health care nurses

Registration and cost:
• $95 payable to Premium Health upon registration

For further information contact CPD team

Event Date 11:00 am, 26/07/2019
Event End Date 3:00 pm, 26/07/2019

Topics:
• National and Victorian Immunisation Program update (Includes No Jab No Pay / Play Policies)
• Refugee health and immunisation policy
• Latest enhancements to the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR)
• Principles of performing catch-up immunisations (includes workshop activity)
• Addressing vaccine hesitancy (parent and immuniser)
• Vaccine preventable disease notifications in Victoria (incl Measles)
• Vaccine Allergies includes SAEFVIC

Speakers:
• Chelsea Taylor – Department of Health & Human Services
• Sonja Elia – Royal Children’s Hospital
• Janet Strachan – Epidemiologist Communicable Disease, DHHS
• Dr Kirsten Perrett, Royal Children’s Hospital
• Alison Elliott - Immunisation Lead, Western Victoria Primary Health Network

Open to:
• Primary Health Care Nurses
• Immunisation Providers
• GPs

Venue:
Rydges Hotel
Corner Myers & Gheringhap Street, Geelong

Program (subject to change)

This event will replicated in Ballarat on Saturday 19 October 2019

For further information click details, view flyer or contact CPD Geelong

Event Date 8:15 am, 27/07/2019
Event End Date 4:30 pm, 27/07/2019
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 19/07/2019

Learning outcomes:

  • Increase knowledge and awareness of the role of spirometry in primary care
  • Develop practical skills to recognise and perform high quality spirometry
  • Understand interpretation and clinical implications of spirometry results, including differential diagnosis
  • Increase knowledge and awareness of the importance of spirometer quality assurance and its implementation
  • Learn strategies to incorporate spirometry testing systematically into routine clinical practice
  • Increase confidence in performing, understanding and implementing spirometry

Presenters:
Lorraine Leversha

Belinda Morrall

Open to:
GPs     Practice Nurses

Participants will be required to complete pre-reading. The pre-reading and questionnaire will be sent upon registration.

Cost: FREE - includes morning/afternoon tea and lunch

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED - If you would like to be added to the waiting list please call our office on (03) 4310 5100

View flyer here

For further information contact Vernetta Taylor or phone (03) 5381 1756

Event Date 8:45 am, 27/07/2019
Event End Date 4:00 pm, 27/07/2019
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 20/06/2019

Speaker:
• Dr Linda West - Consultant Radiologist
• Ms. Kimberley Prince - Consultant Breast Surgeon

Open to:
• GPs & GP Registrars
• Practice nurses & Nurse practitioners

This session is also available via webinar

For further information click details, flyer or contact CPDGeelong@westvicphn.com.au

Event Date 6:30 pm, 30/07/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 30/07/2019

Speaker:
• Dr Linda West - Consultant Radiologist
• Ms. Kimberley Prince - Consultant Breast Surgeon

Open to:
• GPs & GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses & Nurse Practitioners

Also available as a face to face session

For further information click details, view flyer or contact CPD Team

Event Date 7:00 pm, 30/07/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 30/07/2019