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Scheduled maintenance for the online CPD GP Application - Wednesday 24/08/2022 from 5:00pm to 11:00pm AEST. The application will not be available during this time.  

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13 Aug 2022
WA

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound - Albany, WA

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

15 Aug 2022 - 18 Nov 2022

Online Focussed Psychological Strategies Skills Training

The RACGP Rural Focussed Psychological Strategies Skills Training (FPS ST) package provides GPs with essential training to enable them to become a GP provider of Foccussed Psychological Strategies (FPS) and provide CBT-derived FPS conselling to patients in their practice.

This flexible, innovative training package is made up of four Modules and uses a combination of technology, peer learning groups and locally available resources to provide GPs with access to FPS skills training whist remaining in their practice and community.

Please note: Level 1 Mental Health Skills Training (MHST) is a prerequisite for enrolment in the FPS ST training package and must have been completed after 1 January 2017.

The training package has GPMHSC accreditation and on completion GPs can gain FPS provider registration with Medicare to access FPS related MBS numbers 2721, 2723, 2725 and 2727.

Cost:RACGP Members: $979 (Inc GST) and Non-members $1279 (Inc GST)

Contact: RACGP Rural

15 Aug 2022 - 18 Nov 2022

QLD Approved Bequest - Focussed Psychological Strategies

This registration is for approved QLD Bequest Scholarships only from MMM3-7.
https://bit.ly/FPSQLDBequestScholarship


This flexible, innovative training package is made up of four Modules and uses a combination of technology, peer learning groups and locally available resources to provide GPs with access to FPS skills training whist remaining in their practice and community.

Please note: Level 1 Mental Health Skills Training (MHST) is a prerequisite for enrolment in the FPS ST training
The training package has GPMHSC accreditation and on completion GPs can gain FPS provider registration with Medicare to access FPS related MBS numbers 2721, 2723, 2725 and 2727.

Contact: RACGP Rural

16 Aug 2022
SA

Osteoporosis

Dr Penny Coates will outline the management of osteoporosis and will cover the following:

- Diagnosis and assessing fracture risk
- Treatment options including calcium and vitamin D, antiresorptives, anabolic agents
- Challenges: medication-related jaw osteonecrosis, atypical fracture, "drug holidays".

Date: Tuesday 16 August 2022
Time: 6.30-7.30 pm (ACST)
Format: Online
Cost: Free

The webinar will be conducted via the 'Zoom' platform. A link to the webinar will be sent to registrants a day before.

Contact: Danielle Pascoe

18 Aug 2022
NSW

CPR Course for GPs - Crows Nest

Venue: Crows Nest Centre, 2 Ernest Pl, Crows Nest NSW 2065

Time: 7.00-9.00 pm

Cost: RACGP members: $89, Non-members: $99

This course is designed to provide GPs with the necessary Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) knowledge and skills as required in the 2020-22 RACGP QI&CPD triennium. These RACGP courses are nationally accredited and presented by ReViva First Aid. Certificates in CPR are issued on completion of the respective course..

Contact: Events Coordinator

18 Aug 2022
Online

Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Webinar Series

Collaborating with the family and the team to support the child

Date: Thursday 18 August
Time: 7.00–8.30 pm AEST
Location: Online
Cost: Free

Based on a case study, this webinar will discuss practical ways in which GPs can collaborate with the team and coordinate care for the child, within the current Medicare system.

The panellists will also respond to practice challenges raised by you.

Presented in partnership with Emerging Minds.

Register now

Contact: RACGP Specific Interests Events

20 Aug 2022
NSW

Practice Owners Masterclass - Port Macquarie

Time: 8.30 am - 4.30 pm
Venue: TBC, Port Macquarie
Price: RACGP member: $260 | Non-member: $325

The Practice Owners Masterclass comprises a one-day interactive workshop built around an existing clinic case study of two GP owners. The workshop aims to step you through the development of a successful business and strategic plan covering the below key areas:
- Development of a business and strategic plan
- Accounting and financials
- Getting the best out of your people and practice staff
- Patients and services
- Doctor payments

By signing up for this event, you agree to receive communications from partners for this event only.

Contact: Events Coordinator

20 Aug 2022
WA

Basic Life Support (BLS)/CPR - Fully Booked

This BLS course is run in conjunction with Medical Training Solutions and provides participants with topical emergency presentations and recent changes in emergency practice, tailored specifically for GPs.

This workshop is presented in accordance with the current guidelines of the Australian Resuscitation Council and covers all aspects of resuscitation and basic life support.

Completion of a BLS course is a requirement for the 2020-22 triennium.

We aim to offer this training in a COVID-safe manner. The session may be postponed or cancelled (with a full refund) if we believe that training cannot be held safely.

Date:Saturday, 20 Aug 2022

Time:8.30-10.30am (Registration 8.15am)

Venue:College House, 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville.

Cost:RACGP Members: $99 | Non-members: $121

Please note that an administration fee of $50.00 is deducted for cancellations less than 5 days prior to the event date.

Contact: Linda Hamilton

23 Aug 2022 - 04 Oct 2022

FPS CPD Case-Based Discussions

This Focussed Psychological Strategies CPD course has been designed to support GPs in implementing FPS with patients, evaluating their practice, and further developing their skills. It consists of a series of thought-provoking, small group case-based discussion sessions facilitated by a GP with specialist experience in mental health. Each participant will present a case and through these case discussions participants will extend their FPS skills by exploring the intervention methods they currently use, critically reviewing challenging cases, and developing strategies for addressing barriers to achieving best practice.

This activity is offered via the Zoom platform and comprises of four two-hour case-based discussion sessions from 5:30-7:30pm AEST in the weeks of 23/08, 6/09, 20/09 and 04/10.

Cost: $295 for RACGP members and $345 for non-members.

This is a CPD accredited activity (eligible for 40 points) and has GPMHSC accreditation for FPS CPD.

Contact: RACGP Rural

23 Aug 2022
WA

GPs in Training Series: Contraceptive Conversations

CPD Activity - 4 Points

This interactive, case based session will provide a refresher on the contraception options available and practical tips for the contraception consultation.

Designed for GPs in Training and International Medical Graduates, we'll cover:
- The pros and cons of available contraception options
- Tailoring contraception to your patient demographic
- Taking a female gynae and sexual health history

Presented by Dr Jenny Smith.

Date: Tuesday 23 August 2022

Time: 6.00-8.00 pm

Venue: RACGP 34 Harrogate Street, West Leederville

Cost: RACGP member: $30 | Non-member: $40 | Includes Dinner

Contact: Linda Hamilton

24 Aug 2022
VIC

Basic Life Support (BLS) Run By GPs for GPs

Date: Wednesday 24 August 2022
Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Location: RACGP House 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Fee: Members $120.00 I Non members $175.00

RACGP Victoria's Basic Life Support course is a GP peer to peer experience, delivered by a GP trainer, Dr Rod Campain. This course covers recognition of an emergency, DRSABCD, chest compressions and rescue breathing using COVID-safe resuscitation masks and equipment.

It also includes a structured approach that GPs can use to treat all patients who may have a life threatening illness.

Completion of a BLS course is a requirement for the 2020-22 triennium. Secure your spot to update your BLS training and network with your peers.

Contact: Victoria Events

24 Aug 2022
NSW

Limb Reconstruction Surgery & Relevance To General Practice

Time: 7.30-8.30pm

Online Webinar

Orthopaedic specialists will discuss the relevance of limb reconstruction in everyday general practice, including the importance of joint preservation surgery. They will discuss the examination of patients who could benefit from limb reconstructive approaches, the investigation modalities, the differential diagnoses and the treatment options available in advanced limb reconstruction surgery. This will include the reiteration of previously discussed and recent advances in our techniques, and their relevance to clinical practice.

Cost: Free

Contact: Samantha Milat

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