Wide Bay education and training events

Wide Bay Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
24 June 8:45am Foot Health Assessment Program The Foot Health Assessment 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. Hervey Bay Free PHN Yes
8-9 July 8:30am The 2nd Annual National PHN Conference An unmissable event for primary health professionals to work together in transforming health care for all Australians. Keynote address by the Hon Ken Wyatt MP. Cairns From $95 Health Workforce Qld
13 July 6pm Fibromyalgia: New understanding of pain Join Dr Peter Georgius for a look at a multidisciplinary approach to pain management and an approach which supports the physical and psychological aspects of pain. Hervey Bay Enquire Piere Fabre
17 July 5:30pm Curing Hep C: An update for primary care providers This update will provide GPs and nurse practitioners with the knowledge to engage their patients in care, perform investigations to assess for advanced liver disease and prescribe new hepatitis C treatments in consultation with, or without a specialist. Bundaberg Free ASHM Yes
19 July 9am Dementia Essentials This nationally-accredited course is designed to assist workers supporting people living with dementia. Strategies are explored to assist with good communication, planning and developing appropriate activities and understanding behaviours in people living with dementia. Maryborough Free Alzheimer's Australia (Qld)
21 July Flinders Chronic Conditions Management Course The structured processes and tools of the program enable clinicians and health care providers to work collaboratively with their clients to develop a care plan for the management of their chronic conditions. Bundaberg From $88 PHN
31 to 7 July and August 8am Australia's Red Centre Join us for this fascinating conference and tour in the Australian Red Centre. The conference and clinical visits will focus on indigenous and rural health, renal and other chronic health disorders, as they apply to a broad range of health professionals. Alice Springs Enquire Unconventional Conventions
7 to 9 August 9am 2017 PHC Research Conference Join us in Brisbane for the 2017 PHC Research Conference: Evidence and Innovation in PHC Brisbane View website Flinders University
15 August 1pm Advance Health Directives for Mental Health - Consumer, family and carers workshop The new Mental Health Act enables you to express your views, wishes, and treatment preferences formally in a new document called an advance Health Directive for mental health. This allows you to have your say and plan for future health care treatment if you become unwell. Bundaberg Free ADA Australia
16 August 10am Advance Health Directives for Mental Health - Consumer, family and carers workshop The new Mental Health Act enables you to express your views, wishes, and treatment preferences formally in a new document called an advance Health Directive for mental health. This allows you to have your say and plan for future health care treatment if you become unwell. Maryborough Free ADA Australia
16 August 2pm Advance Health Directives for Mental Health - Consumer, family and carers workshop The new Mental Health Act enables you to express your views, wishes, and treatment preferences formally in a new document called an advance Health Directive for mental health. This allows you to have your say and plan for future health care treatment if you become unwell. Hervey Bay Free ADA Australia
22-23 August 8:30am Youth Mental Health First Aid This 14 hour course teaches first aid skills to adults to give initial help to young people experiencing mental health problems, in a mental health crisis situation, or in the early stages of a mental illness. Maryborough $150 Mental Health First Aid
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