Safe Assessment and Management of the Aggressive Patient (SAMAP) - Carnarvon

Safe Assessment and Management of the Aggressive Patient (SAMAP) - Carnarvon

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This Rural Health West CPD workshop, facilitated by a team of emergency medicine specialists, has been designed to assist health professionals is the assessment and management of the aggressive patient.

The workshop content includes:
•  Psychiatric assessment and care
•  Differential diagnosis of mental health, drug-induced and medical issues
•  Sedation and post-sedation care
•  Appropriate disposition of patients who display aggressive behaviour and those with mental health disorders, including the implications and summary of the new Mental Health Act.

Eligibility: all medical practitioners are welcome to register with priority given to currently practising Western Australian general practitioners and emergency department health professionals within the region. 

Length: One Day 
Cost: $150 (incl GST)

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited with RACGP and ACRRM for continuing professional development points and is approved for the Rural Procedural Grants Program. Please contact your relevant college before attending training if you wish to apply for the grant.

Payment Structure
As courses are largely oversubscribed, upon receipt of a course place offer and invoice from WA Country Health Service, payment is required within 7 days to secure your place.
Should payment not be received within this time frame the course place will be offered to another candidate.

Cancellation Policy
Applicants who give notice of cancellation 30 days prior will receive a full refund.
Applicants who fail to attend or withdraw from the course within 30 days will not be eligible for a refund.

Privacy Statement
The Privacy Act 2014 provides that before your personal contact details can be published or made available to major sponsors, exhibitors and other parties directly related to this workshop, you must give your consent. If you do not consent to your contact details being provided to the above mentioned parties, please contact the CPD Team at or 08 6389 4500


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