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This Rural Health West CPD workshop, presented by leading specialists in their field, has been designed to offer practising rural medical practitioners an update in toxicological emergencies.
This one day workshop stream covers general and specific topics related to poisoning and local toxicology, using an interactive tutorial format concentrating on small group discussions of case scenarios.
The workshop content includes:
• Understand the pathophysiology and clinical effects of common envenomation (snake, spider and marine).
• Improve ability to decide on patient disposition and appropriately stabilise patients for transport.
• Improve understanding of the appropriate use of first aid and investigations, Identify and list common poisonings.
• Apply a systematic diagnostic approach in toxicological presentations to increase patient safety.
Priority will be given to currently practising medical practitioners within the region
GPs - $550.00
Nurses - $350.00
The cost of this workshop is subsidised by WA Country Health Service through the Better Medical Care Initiative.
This workshop has been approved accreditation with The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) for continuing professional development points and is approved for the Rural Procedural Grants Program, Emergency Grant component. Please contact your relevant college before attending, to ascertain your eligibility.
Workshop Terms & Conditions
You will receive an email link for payment in an event confirmation email. Payment is required within 10 days of receiving the email. If full payment is not received within 10 days, your place will be offered to another delegate.
Applicants who give notice of cancellation of four (4) weeks or more will receive a full refund of the course fee.
Applicants who withdraw from the course 14 days prior will receive a 50% refund of the course fee.
Applicants who fail to attend a course or who withdraw from the course less than 14 days of the course date will be considered on an individual case-by-case basis.
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 CPD@ruralhealthwest.com.au or 08 6389 4500