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RACGP Tasmania

RACGP Tasmania events

29 Jun 2019

TAS

Introduction To Point-of-care Ultrasound - Hobart

The 'Introduction to point-of-care ultrasound for rural GPs' Active Learning Module (ALM) 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 and sonographers who are experienced in using ultrasound in their practice environment.

This full-day ALM will give general practice registrars and rural & remote GPs the opportunity to identify practical applications of ultrasound technology in rural general practice settings and utilise point of care ultrasound devices under the guidance of experts.

The ALM is accredited for 40 QI&CPD Category 1 points and is also approved for the Rural Procedural Grants Program.

The ALM runs from 8.30am till 4.30pm and will be offered to RACGP members at $495 (incl. GST) . Morning tea and lunch will be provided.

For further information, please contact RACGP Rural on 1800 636764 or via rural@racgp.org.au

Contact: RACGP Rural

Tel: 1800 636 764

15 Aug 2019

TAS

Tasmanian parkrun Information Event

Venue: RACGP Tasmania, ABC Centre 1–7 Liverpool St, Hobart

Time: 6.30–8.30 pm

Price: Free

RACGP Specific Interests Sport and Exercise Medicine in conjunction with parkrun Australia is holding a series of information and networking events across Australia.

The event will include presentations from a parkrun representative and GP advocates of its use.

Light refreshments will be served.

Contact: RACGP Specific Interests Events

Tel: 03 8699 0347

31 Aug 2019

TAS

Palliative Care: Symptoms, Services and Support

The provision of palliative care is a significant challenge for general practice. Care setting, stage of illness and patient preferences all add to the complexity of effective management.

This workshop aims to empower GPs to confidently provide optimal palliative care and will consider:

    • pain and symptom management
    • cancer and non-cancer patients
    • recognition of the dying patient and navigating referrals
    • Advanced Care Directive and medical goals of care
    • local resources, referral pathways and support networks.
    • your legal position
    Join us for this interactive and practical workshop delivered in context for the North West Tasmanian region.

    Venue: University of Tasmania, Rural Clinical School
    Address: 21 Brickport Road, Cooee TAS 7320

    Cost: Members $295, Non-members $345.
    Accreditation: 40 RACGP Category 1 QI&CPD points

Contact: Ms Kaylene Westmore

Tel: 03 6212 5888

31 Aug 2019

TAS

Accredited CPR Series

Have you completed your CPR requirement for the 2017-19 triennium?

RACGP Tasmania will deliver a series of accredited CPR workshops to assist GPs in fulfilling their requirements for the current triennium. These time efficient sessions comprise of two components, an online module (1.5 hours) and a practical skills assessment delivered locally (1 hour).

Join us for your practical assessment in Burnie.

Cost: Members $49.50, Non-members $59.50
Venue: Rural Clinical School, Burnie

Register now as sessions fill quickly.

Contact: Ms Julia Ray

Tel: 036212 5888

21 Sep 2019

TAS

Celebrating General Practice: Fellowship and Awards Ceremony

The Fellowship and Awards Presentation Ceremony is designed to applaud the achievements of our New Fellows, honour award winners and celebrate collegiality. This year's celebrations will be held at The Astley Room, Derwent Entertainment Centre, Hobart.

All members of the general practice community are warmly invited to witness the official presentations together with their colleagues, family and friends. Celebratory drinks and canapés will follow the formal program.

Attendance at the ceremony is free to all RACGP Fellows and one complimentary guest. Additional guests are welcomed for a small fee.

Program
3.30 - 4.45 pm  Official photographs of new Fellows and award winners
5.00 - 6.00 pm  Fellowship and Awards Presentation Ceremony
6.00 - 7.30 pm  Celebratory reception

For more information, please contact RACGP Tasmania.

Contact: Ms Julia Ray

Tel: 036212 5888

01 Nov 2019 - 02 Nov 2019

TAS

Accredited CPR Series

Have you completed your CPR requirement for the 2017-19 triennium?

RACGP Tasmania will deliver a series of accredited CPR workshops to assist GPs in fulfilling their requirements for the current triennium. These time efficient sessions comprise of two components, an online module (1.5 hours) and a practical skills assessment delivered locally (1 hour).

Join us for your practical assessment in Hobart.

Cost: Members $49.50, Non-members $59.50
Venue: RACGP Tasmania, Hobart.

Register now as sessions fill quickly.

Contact: Ms Julia Ray

Tel: 036212 5888