Last days for $80 early bird special for Women’s health Update. Please pay by 11th June to receive the early bird rate.

Topic:
Womens Health Active Learning Module

This event will be held over two sessions

  • Tuesday 18 June
  • Tuesday 25 June

Location: Mercure Ballarat Hotel an Convention Centre - 613 Main Road, Ballarat

Target Audience:

  • General Practitioners & Registrars, Practice Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Midwives, Allied Health, HMO & Medical Students

Points: This event has been accredited for 40 Category 1 points, as part of the RACGP QI&CPD Program in the 2017-19 Triennium Activity number 161654

Cost: $110pp includes both nights and supper. (For individual nights $60 each night per person - please state which night attending on registering) 

$80 Early bird special if pay by June 11th
Please click on the details button for information on how to pay.

RSVP: Early bird rate closes April 30th. Registrations open until 18th June

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Contact: For further information please contact;
Tamara Sproull or Katrina Martin Western Victoria PHN
phone (03) 5331 6303
GP Liaison Unit - Ballarat Health Services
phone (03) 5320 6676

Event Date 5:30 pm, 18/06/2019
Event End Date 9:30 pm, 25/06/2019

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Free training is now available for all Victorians who come into contact with ice-affected people as part of their job

360Edge, Australia’s leading alcohol and other drug consultants, is now delivering free half day workshops to frontline workers across Victoria.

The training will build your confidence, knowledge and skills so you can respond safely and effectively to people affected by the drug ice.

Topics:
Understand the effects of ice and identify users
• Find out how to work safely to protect themselves and others
• Learn how to respond effectively to ice-affected people
• Understand what works in treatment

This training is for anyone who may come in contact with people who use methamphetamine (‘ice’ or ‘speed’). The training is optional and may be eligible for CPD points for most professional bodies

Register

This training is funded by The Victorian Government and delivered by 360 Edge.

For further information view flyer,  contact 360 edge or phone 1300 988 184

Event Date 9:00 am, 19/06/2019
Event End Date 12:30 pm, 19/06/2019

Is your practice ready should an emergency event like a flood, fire or power outage occur? Do you know how to respond to a cyber attack? This webinar will outline how you can be ready for these events utilising the funding that is currently available from DHHS.

Topics:
• What is the Emergency Response Planning Tool (ERPT)?
• Why should your practice have an emergency response plan?
• Security of the ERPT platform
• DHHS funding – for whom and why?

Speaker: John Williams, Director – Healthpoint

Open to:
• Practice Managers & Practice Nurses
• GP’s

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For further information contact Tanya Hahne or phone (03) 4310 5106

Event Date 12:00 pm, 19/06/2019
Event End Date 1:00 pm, 03/07/2019

Free training is now available for all Victorians who come into contact with ice-affected people as part of their job

360Edge, Australia’s leading alcohol and other drug consultants, is now delivering free half day workshops to frontline workers across Victoria.

The training will build your confidence, knowledge and skills so you can respond safely and effectively to people affected by the drug ice.

Topics:
Understand the effects of ice and identify users
• Find out how to work safely to protect themselves and others
• Learn how to respond effectively to ice-affected people
• Understand what works in treatment

This training is for anyone who may come in contact with people who use methamphetamine (‘ice’ or ‘speed’). The training is optional and may be eligible for CPD points for most professional bodies

Register

This training is funded by The Victorian Government and delivered by 360 Edge.

For further information view flyer,  contact 360 edge or phone 1300 988 184

Event Date 1:30 pm, 19/06/2019
Event End Date 5:00 pm, 19/06/2019

Topic: What's News in Infertility?

Speakers: 
• Dr Moses Abe MBBS, FRANZCOG, FRCOG - Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
• Jayne Mullen - Scientific Director, Monash IVF

Venue: Western Victoria PHN,
Bayside City Plaza, Level 1 (next door to ANZ) 24-36 Fairy St, Warrnambool

Contact: Joy Ticchi, CPD Consultant,
Western Victoria PHN, Phone (03) 5564 5888 or Email

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This Event is available in person or Via Webinar

Event Date 6:30 pm, 20/06/2019
Event End Date 7:30 pm, 20/06/2019

Topic: What's News in Infertility?

Speakers: 
• Dr Moses Abe MBBS, FRANZCOG, FRCOG - Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
• Jayne Mullen - Scientific Director, Monash IVF

Venue: Western Victoria PHN
Bayside City Plaza, Level 1 (next door to ANZ) 24-36 Fairy St, Warrnambool

Contact: Joy Ticchi, CPD Consultant, Western Victoria PHN
Phone (03) 5564 5888 or Email

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This Event is also available face to face

Event Date 7:00 pm, 20/06/2019
Event End Date 7:30 pm, 20/06/2019

We are excited to be running the One Day Emergency Medicine Core Knowledge Course in partnership with the Western Victoria Primary Health Network and the Wimmera Southern Mallee Health Alliance. The course is designed to assist GPs and nursing team members to increase their competency, knowledge and experience in how to deal with a range of urgent, unplanned presentations in Urgent Care Centres. 

Open to:  General Practitioners  & GP Registrars,  Urgent Care Nurses.  Emergency Department Nurses and Registrars

Monday 17 June - Venue: Horsham Golf Club, 304 Golf Course Rd, Haven  RSVP 10:00 am 11 June. WE ARE NO LONGER TAKING REGISTRATIONS FOR THIS SESSION.

Saturday 22 June - Venue:  Wimmera Cancer Centre, Cnr Robinson & Arnott Street, Horsham   RSVP 10:00am 17 June

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Event Date 8:15 am, 22/06/2019
Event End Date 5:00 pm, 22/06/2019
Cut off date 10:00 am, 17/06/2019

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discuss recent trends in syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia rates in Victoria
  • Describe the clinical presentation of gonorrhoea, syphilis and chlamydia
  • Identify at-risk patients to screen and test for syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia
  • Manage patient treatment and follow-up for syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia
  • Indentify patients for pre-exposure prophylaxis and initiate treatment, monitor renal function and screen for STIs and HIV appropriately

SpeakerDr Nick Medland, Consultant Sexual Health Physician - Melbourne Sexual Health Centre

Open to:

  • GPs & GP Registrars
  • Practice Managers & Practice Nurses
  • Medical students
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health

RACGP: This course has been approved for 4 Category 2 points

Bookings Essential

Webinar is also available. If you wish to join, please email vhhital@nwmphn.org.au after completing registration for more details.

Register and view flyer here

RSVP: Monday 17 June

For more information please contact:
Vernetta Taylor vernetta.taylor@westvicphn.com.au (03) 4310 5112 or VHHITAL@nwmphn.org.au  (03) 9347 1188 (Lien)

Event Date 6:30 pm, 24/06/2019
Event End Date 9:00 pm, 24/06/2019
Cut off date 5:00 pm, 17/06/2019

Topics:
• Guidance for health professionals, including GPs, nurses and allied health professionals
• Eligibility criteria for patients
• Available training for GPs
• Impact on Health Services

Speakers:
• A/Prof Charlie Corke (Intensive Care Specialist and Voluntary Assisted Dying Review Board Deputy Chair)
• Dr Deb Harley (General Practitioner)
• Jill Mann (Advance Care Planning and VAD Project Coordinator – Barwon Health)

Open to:
• GP's & GP Registrars
• Practice Nurses
• Nurse Practitioners
• Allied Health Professionals

This event is available in person or via webinar

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For further information contact CPD Team

Event Date 7:00 pm, 24/06/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 24/06/2019

Topics:
• 
Information on the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act (2017) that takes effect in Victoria on the 19 June 2019

Speakers:
• A/Prof Charlie Corke (Intensive Care Specialist and Voluntary Assisted Dying Review Board Deputy Chair)
• Dr Deb Harley (General Practitioner)
• Jill Mann (Advance Care Planning and VAD Project Coordinator – Barwon Health)

Open to: GP's & GP Registrars, Practice Nurses, Nurse Practitioners and Allied Health Professionals

This event is available in person or via webinar
3 Category two points
ACRRM points applied for

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For further information contact CPD Geelong

Event Date 7:00 pm, 24/06/2019
Event End Date 8:30 pm, 24/06/2019