Cardiac Emergency Management (CEM)

This workshop, facilitated by a team of emergency medicine specialists has been designed to offer practising rural medical practitioners with case study discussions and skills stations in cardiac emergencies. 

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2017 dates and locations

17 FebruaryCarnarvon - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
24 MarchNarrogin REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
11 AugustKununurra - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
15 DecemberEsperance - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Inaugural Acute Cardiac Regional Meeting

HeartCare Western Australia and Rural Health West have partnered to provide new and up-to-date information on acute cardiovascular disease. 

Eligibility: emergency physicians and medical practitioners who practise emergency medicine from the Great Southern and South West

2017 dates and locations

17 MarchAlbany - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Orthopaedic Emergencies

Increasing patient safety through recognition, assessment and management of bone and joint injuries. Participants are involved in small group case studies and practical skills stations.

Eligibility: medical practitioners

2017 dates and locations

1 December Katanning - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Advanced Life Support

This course is designed to provide health care staff with the essential knowledge and skills needed to treat and manage the deteriorating patient and those in cardio respiratory arrest.

Eligibility:  medical practitioners, nurses, paramedics and other medical emergency practitioners

2017 dates and locations

30 JunePerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
10 NovemberKarratha - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Toxicological Emergencies

This workshop has been designed to offer practising rural medical practitioners an update in toxicological emergencies. 

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2017 dates and locations

10 MarchGeraldton - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
30 JunePerth REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Paediatric Emergencies and Clinical Healthcare Scenarios (PEaCHS)

A one day workshop in paediatric emergency scenarios and skills. This workshop will cover real-life examples and the opportunity to manage sick or injured children in a safe environment.

Eligibility: medical practitioners, emergency department doctors

2017 dates and locations

17 MarchPort Hedland - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
26 MayAlbany REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
24 NovemberCarnarvon - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Psychiatric Emergencies, Assessment and Care

The workshop has been designed for medical practitioners who practise in rural and remote settings and are looking to refresh their expertise in mental health diagnosis and treatment.

Eligibility: medical practitioners, emergency department doctors

2017 dates and locations

1 AugustEsperance REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
3 OctoberKarratha REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Remote Emergency Medicine

Rural Health West, in partnership with WA Country Health Service, is pleased to invite regional medical practitioners and emergency department professionals to the Remote Emergency Medicine workshop.

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2017 dates and locations

13 - 14 MayDenmark - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Workshops cancellation/refund policy

Cancellations received four weeks prior to the workshop will receive a full refund of workshop fee. Cancellations received fourteen (14) days prior will receive a 50 per cent refund. Refunds for cancellations received with less than fourteen (14) days notice will be considered on an individual case basis.

All cancellation notifications in relation to workshop places should be made in writing to the Continuing Professional Development Coordinator.