Emergency Airway Skills and Crisis Simulation Management (EAM)

Develop and practise skills essential for good outcomes in an unexpected crisis, particularly with problem airways. Delivered in WA Country Health Service facilities, this workshop has a heavy emphasis on teamwork and organisation of medical emergency teams incorporating presentations, skill stations and scenario-based crises with simulation manikins (SIM man and baby).

Eligibility: GP anaesthetists and theatre staff. Priority is given to those working in the local region. Should places be available, emergency departments doctors and nurses are invited to register.

2019 workshop dates and locations

TBC

Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia, Acute Pain and Vascular Access

Introduced in mid-2013, this exciting new workshop provides regional medical practitioners and GP anaesthetists with the opportunity to learn and understand basics of ultrasound and its application in conducting regional anaesthesia and vascular access. This workshop includes review of regional anaesthesia techniques and various techniques of managing acute pain in a rural health setting with a goal to improve functionality with minimal or no opioid use.

Eligibility: GP anaesthetists, ED doctors and medical practitioners. Priority is given to those working in local region.

2019 workshop dates and locations 

TBC

Please send through any expressions of interest to the Continuing Professional Development Coordinator.