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Diabetes WA provide a range of group education sessions for patients living with Type Two diabetes, throughout regional Western Australia and metropolitan Perth.
The SMART programs are a range of short group education sessions designed to help better manage patient’s Type 2 diabetes. Bookings are essential, and attendance at all of the SMART programs is free for NDSS Registrants and Diabetes WA members.
The group education calendar can be found at https://diabeteswa.com.au/get-involved/news-and-events/whats-on/
Bookings can be made on line into programs using the interactive calendar, or by contacting Diabetes WA on telephone 1300 001 880.
For further information on diabetes education services in Metro and Country WA, please visit the HealthPathways Diabetes Education page. If you require login details please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Immunisation Education Sessions will be presented by Metropolitan Communicable Disease Control and WA Primary Health Alliance (WAPHA). These sessions will cover influenza update, antenatal vaccination, cold chain management, interpretation of AIR reports and one catch up scenario.
These will be interactive sessions with 30 minutes of open question time, so please bring along any tricky questions you might have. Please note that these sessions do not replace the yearly immunisation update, you can complete this here.
Register: To register please click here
Australian Association of Practice Management (AAPM) will be running a casual open discussion forum that offers a great opportunity to network with like-minded practice managers and discuss any management issues/concerns you may be experiencing. People involved in practice management and non-members of AAPM are welcome to join.
Hosted by Raelene Tully.
Date: Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Time: 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Venue: Ravenswood Hotel, 65 Lloyd Ave, Ravenswood WA 6208
Cost: Complimentary registration, food and beverage at own cost
Closing registration date Thursday, 12 April 2018. For more information and to register please visit here.
This active training module (ALM) by Dementia Training Australia provides you with the opportunity to gain insight into how you can be assisted with best practice identification and management of dementia in general practice.
Date: Saturday, 21 April 2018
Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm (8.30am - Registration)
Venue: Pan Pacific Perth, 207 Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000
For more information and to register please visit here.
Benchmarque will be running a couple of education sessions in May which includes Foot Health Assessment Program, Otitis Media Management Program, Chronic Disease Support Program and Nutrition Support Program.
Cost: Free. Registration essential - please click on event title link for more information on each course.
Developed by nurses for nurses, the relevant and lively Conference Program promises to deliver invaluable education, inspiration and opportunities to share ideas and connect with peers and experts from across the country. Featuring leading speakers, exploring pertinent areas of clinical practice and professional development, all participants will be equipped with practical skills and knowledge that can be immediately implemented in the workplace.
Here’s a quick snapshot of the event:
Earlybird discounts close on 9 April – register now to save! Spots for some sessions and social events are limited, so secure your place ASAP by completing and returning the Registration Form.
Date: Thursday, 10 May - Saturday, 12 May 2018
Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Venue: Mantra South Bank Brisbane
Cost: $749 for APNA members, $949 for non-members
Please view here for more information or email email@example.com
The course in Wound Closure and Suturing by The Benchmarque Group is designed to develop the knowledge and skills reqiured for nurses, general practitioners and relevant allied healthcare workers to safely assess the need for and to perform wound closure in a variety of settings.
Date: Thursday, 17 May – Friday, 18 May 2018
Time: 8.45am – 4.30pm
Venue: VisAbility WA, The Perron Centre, 61 Kitchener Avenue, Victoria Park WA
To register, please visit the following website.
Are you in the first few months or first few years of working in general practice, or looking for a refresher on best practice in that setting? The ever-popular Foundations of General Practice Nursing Workshop is for you. With an engaging program that covers seven essential topics, our speakers are eager to educate you, and answer all your questions.
Date: Friday, 8 June - Saturday, 9 June 2018
Time: 8.45am – 5.00pm
Venue: Cliftons Perth - Parmelia House, 191 St Georges Terrace, Perth 6000
Cost: $350 for APNA members; $450 for non-members
For information on what we cover in our Foundations workshops, please click here.
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