Chronic Disease Management

Rural Health West, in partnership with The Benchmarque Group, is pleased to invite doctors, nurses and allied health professionals to the Chronic Disease Support Program. 
The Chronic Disease Support Program is driven by a desire to create better health for clients; reduced hospital admissions; better patient compliance; and the provision of care by those best qualified to provide advice. The program is a nationally-accredited program and is fully funded by the Australian Government Department of Health under the Ear and Hearing Health Project.

Eligibility: all health professionals, including general practice teams.

2019 dates and locations

TBC


Early Detection of Skin Cancer (EDSC)

Rural Health West, in partnership with kin Check WA, is pleased to present the Early Detection of Skin Cancer series, an interactive workshop on skin cancer identification and prevention.

Eligibility: All Health Professionals. Priority is given to those working in the local region.

2019 dates and locations

6 AprilPort Hedland - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Foot Health Assessment Program

Rural Health West, in partnership with The Benchmarque Group, is pleased to invite doctors, nurses and allied health professionals to the Foot Health Assessment Program. The program is designed to provide skills and knowledge for a range of health professionals and others working within Indigenous health to provide detailed information and advice in relation to foot health management.

Eligibility: all health professionals

2019 dates and locations

TBC

Otitis Media Management Program

Rural Health West, in partnership with The Benchmarque Group, is pleased to invite doctors, nurses and allied health professionals to the Otitis Media Management Program. This course is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required for professionals working in Indigenous health to safely assess the aural health of individuals and implement best practice management guidelines.

Eligibility: all health professionals

2019 dates and locations

TBC

Safe Assessment and Management of the Aggressive Patient (SAMAP)

This workshop was developed to assist Western Australian medical practitioners to expand their mental health emergency skills and knowledge.

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department health professionals

2019 dates and locations

27 FebruaryBroome - WORKSHOP CANCELLED
30 JulyCarnarvon - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

South West Education and Networking Dinner

Join us for a Respiratory Medicine update on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). This regional educational session will focus on the treatment and management of COPD and provide an opportunity to increase clinical knowledge, share information, opinions and observations through problem-based discussions with Dr de Chaneet and colleagues.

Eligibility: all South West general practitioners, hospital-based medical practitioners, registrars and medical students. 

2019 dates and locations

TBC

Wound Care

Workshop participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the importance of clinical governance in wound management inclusive of scope of practice, policy, evidence-based practice, inter-professional practice and consumer engagement. 

Eligibility: Medical Practioners and Nursing staff, with priority given to currently practicing health professionals within the regions. 

2019 dates and locations

5 JulyPerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

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