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RACGP events and courses

SA

22 Jun 2021

SA

Sterilisation and Infection Control

Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Members $55 | Non members $90 | GP in Training $30


Course outline:

  • Precautions and personal protection
  • Demonstration of correct cleaning tools for medical and surgical equipment
  • Identification of packaging options for medical and surgical equipment
  • Loading and unloading tips for steam sterilisers
  • Documentation required for safe practice.

This session is presented within the guidelines of Standards Australia AS/NZS4815 and AGPAL accreditation requirements and identifies required links with Standards Australia AS/NZS4817.


Who should attend

This workshop is suitable for practice nurses and practice staff.


Contact: Anjelica Boden

Tel: 08 8267 8310

26 Jun 2021

SA

Management of Adult Obesity


You have an obese patient who wants to lose weight. What is the best option? Diet? Medication? Bariatric surgery?

This workshop is a CPD Accredited Activity (40 CPD Points). It will cover:


  • Pathophysiology of obesity
  • Weight management consultation in general practice
  • Management options - diets, medications, surgery
  • Assessing patient suitability for treatment options
  • The role of the multi-disciplinary team

  • Presenters: Dr Teresa Girolamo, Dr Zanna Murfitt, Dr George Balalis, dietitian and exercise physiologist

    Time: 9.00 am - 3.30 pm (Registration from: 8.30 am)

    Venue: Hilton Adelaide, 233 Victoria Square, Adelaide

    Cost: Members $260 | Non members $320 | Doctors in training $130


    Proudly sponsored by ReturntoWorkSA

Contact: Ms Roberta Morris

Tel: 08 8267 8334

16 Jul 2021

SA

SA New Fellows Social Event

RACGP SA&NT is delighted to invite New Fellows (up to five years' post Fellowship) to our annual social event. Your complimentary registration includes beverages, cocktail food and a social forum to network with other New Fellows.


This event provides a unique opportunity for you to anonymously ask any burning questions about anything general practice related, in a relaxed and informal setting surrounded by peers at a similar stage in their career to you.


Time: 6.00-8.00 pm


Venue: Caledonian Hotel, 215 O'Connell Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Complimentary


Contact: SA&NT Events

Tel: 08 8267 8310

20 Jul 2021

SA

Emergency Management - BLS/CPR for GPs (FULL)

RACGP SA&NT is offering a series of basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops with an emergency general practice overview to assist general practitioners with fulfilling the CPD 2020-22 triennium requirements.


Course outline

  • Covers basic life support (BLS )
  • Practice coordinated cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Refresh basic electrocardiogram rhythm interpretation

  • Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


    Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


    Cost: Members $64 | Non member $90

Contact: Anjelica Boden

Tel: 08 8267 8310

27 Jul 2021

SA

Webinar: A GPs Approach To Challenging Situations

This session will provide you with the tools and techniques required for dealing with challenging situations in general practice.


Webinar outline

  • Strategies on how to deal with challenging situations
  • Reviewing the practice manual
  • How to prepare yourself to deliver difficult results to a patient
  • Examples and solutions to case studies
  • Q&A session

  • Registrations close Tuesday 27 July 2021 at 4.00pm


    Time: 6.30-8.00 pm


    Cost: Free

Contact: Anjelica Boden

Tel: 08 8267 8310

07 Aug 2021

SA

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound - Port Lincoln, SA

The 'Introduction to point-of-care ultrasound for GPs' workshop is designed to support rural GPs to increase their understanding of the applications of point-of-care ultrasound in the diagnostic process. The training is delivered by rural GPs, emergency physicians and sonographers who are experienced in using ultrasound in their practice environment.

This full-day workshop will give participants the opportunity to identify practical applications of ultrasound technology in general practice settings and gain hands-on experience in the use of point of care ultrasound devices under the guidance of experts.

The workshop is a CPD Accredited Activity under the RACGP CPD Program (eligible for 40 points) and is approved for all categories of the Rural Procedural Grants Program.

The workshop runs from 8.30am to 4.30pm and will be offered to RACGP members at $695 (incl. GST) and to non-members for $995 (incl. GST). Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

Contact: RACGP Rural

Tel: 1800 636 764

10 Aug 2021

SA

Emergency Management - BLS/CPR for Practice Nurses

Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Members $64 | Non members $90


This course aims to refresh and acquire new and up-to-date emergency skills such as defibrillation and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).


Course outline:

  • Basic life support (BLS)
  • Participation in coordinated cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Airway management
  • Rhythm recognition and defibrillation

Contact: Anjelica Boden

Tel: 08 8267 8310

17 Aug 2021

SA

Emergency Management - BLS/CPR for Practice Staff

Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


Cost: Members $64 | Non member $90


This course will assist practice staff in identifying and planning for emergency situations in general practice. Practice staff should be aware of what to do in case of a medical emergency. Whilst the medical care may ultimately reside with the general practitioners (GPs), there are various other responsibilities that need to be undertaken in cases of emergencies.


Course outline:

  • Strategies to address various types of emergencies
  • How to recognise an emergency patient
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • What to do if a patient collapses in the waiting area
  • The process of working with ambulance service in an emergency
  • How to support your GP following an emergency.

Contact: Anjelica Boden

Tel: 08 8267 8310

21 Sep 2021

SA

Emergency Management - BLS/CPR for GPs

RACGP SA&NT is offering a series of basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops with an emergency general practice overview to assist general practitioners with fulfilling the CPD 2020-22 triennium requirements.


Course outline

  • Covers basic life support (BLS )
  • Practice coordinated cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Refresh basic electrocardiogram rhythm interpretation

  • Time: Registration and light dinner 6.30-7.00 pm Training Session: 7.00-9.30 pm


    Venue: College House, 15 Gover Street, North Adelaide


    Cost: Members $64 | Non member $90

Contact: Anjelica Boden

Tel: 08 8267 8310