Wide Bay education and training events

Wide Bay Events
Date/s Month Start Event About Suburb Cost Run by CPD
21 June 6pm Nurses, Health Workers and GP: Childhood Immunisation Schedule Changes Attend this seminar for an update on the childhood immunisation schedule. Bundaberg Free PHN and WBHHS
21-22 July Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Brisbane Enquire ACRRM Yes
22 June 8:30am NHET Sim Training The NHET-Sim program is designed for anyone who intends to use simulation as an educational method to support the development of healthcare students and professionals. e-Learning Core Modules (C1 and C2) are to be completed prior to the workshop, with S5 Simulated Patients and S12 Interprofessional Simulation modules delivered on the day. Urraween Free University of Queensland Rural Clinical School Yes
22 June 6:30pm Biological therapy and Dermatology: Interactive workshop This session aims to empower health professionals to have a greater understanding of complex dermatological conditions and the biologic therapies available. Hervey Bay Free for GPs Pharmaceutical Society of Australia Yes
23 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. Bundaberg Free Benchmarque Yes
26 June 6pm Quality Improvement and Medicare Compliance for General Practice Describe Medicare’s Compliance Program including some ‘red flags’ for audits and how to avoid them and correctly claim MBS items numbers for both quality improvement and business outcomes Bundaberg Free PHN
27 June 6pm Quality Improvement and Medicare Compliance for General Practice Describe Medicare’s Compliance Program including some ‘red flags’ for audits and how to avoid them and correctly claim MBS items numbers for both quality improvement and business outcomes Maryborough Free PHN
28 June 6pm Quality Improvement and Medicare Compliance for General Practice Describe Medicare’s Compliance Program including some ‘red flags’ for audits and how to avoid them and correctly claim MBS items numbers for both quality improvement and business outcomes Urraween Free PHN
4 July 5:30pm General Practitioner and Specialists Networking Event This event is an opportunity for GPs and Specialists to come together to network and discuss health services on the Fraser Coast. Torquay Free PHN
5-6 July The Black Thunder: Power of black voices towards 2020 conference The conference will bring together many of this country’s indigenous leaders, academics, politicians, activists, Indigenous elders, cultural advocates and those who are making a contribution to the struggle of self-determination for Indigenous people in Australia through their leadership and actions from grassroots communities. It is designed to be both inspiring, self empowering whilst at the same time, providing the opportunities for delegates to evaluate what the future holds for Indigenous People. At the same time, making a bold statement to the wider community that Indigenous self determination is both strong and gaining stronger momentum each day. Canberra Enquire Indigenous Conference Services
5-6 July National Indigenous Employment Services The conference will bring together organisations, employers and government agencies to discuss and paint a bigger picture of Indigenous employment. Over the years, Indigenous employment has changed considerably. Even though Indigenous unemployment rate is high and still unacceptable, reality shows us that the overall picture is getting brighter by the day. The conference will have an employment trade show as part of the proceedings. This will give participants the chance to look at further opportunities to develop a career path for employers. The conference will have the chance to meet with prospective employment agencies with a view to enhancing partnerships. Canberra From $800 Indigenous Conference Services
9-11 July 5th Indigenous STOP Domestic Violence National Conference The 5th INDIGENOUS STOP DOMESTIC AND FAMILY VIOLENCE NATIONAL CONFERENCE will focus on issues such as psychological, physical, emotional and mental abuse inflected on individuals and communities subjected to all forms of family and domestic violence. High quality information, research, community and government programs will be highlighted at the conference with the aim of providing positive outcomes in the drive to stop all forms of family and domestic violence in our communities. Brisbane From $750 Indigenous Conference Services
24 July 5:30pm Cardiovascular Disease Risk: Assessment and Management for Practice Nurses The course has been designed to help participants better understand the lifestyle and medication management issues for people at risk of heart attack and stroke and provide them with appropriate support in the primary care setting. Hervey Bay Enquire PHN
25 July 5:30pm Cardiovascular Disease Risk - Assessment and Management for Practice Nurses and Health Workers The course has been designed to help participants better understand the lifestyle and medication management issues for people at risk of heart attack and stroke and provide them with appropriate support in the primary care setting. Bundaberg Free PHN
1 August 6:15pm Diagnosis and Management of Acute and Chronic Chest Conditions Attend this live interactive webinar session on management of patients with acute coronary syndromes and a lung cancer update for GPs. Hervey Bay Enquire AstraZeneca Yes
1 August 6:15pm Diagnosis and Management of Acute and Chronic Chest Conditions Attend this live interactive webinar session on management of patients with acute coronary syndromes and a lung cancer update for GPs. Hervey Bay Enquire AstraZeneca Yes
1-3 August 9am PHCRIS Conference Stay current with recent PHC developments, trends and news, build relationships with leaders in the field, develop intersectoral ideas and exchange perspectives across the wider health system. Melbourne From $400 Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS)
3-4 August 8:45am Foundations of General Practice Nursing Workshop 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? APNA's ever-popular Foundations of General Practice Nursing Workshops are for you. Brisbane From $350 APNA Yes
4-5 August Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Cairns Enquire ACRRM Yes
4-5 August Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Perth Enquire ACRRM Yes
9 August 8pm The art of rural locuming Webinar This webinar provides insight into what rural locum work involves and tools for you to successfully locum in rural and remote communities. Webinar From $44 RACGP Yes
13-15 August Viral Hepatitis 11th Australiasian Conference We are in an exciting time. We have the opportunity to impact viral hepatitis in a way never before possible. However, as with every great endeavour, there is the risk that some people will miss the opportunities afforded by recent advances in therapeutics, implementation and policy. Worse, those who miss out may be the people who could benefit most. Our conference is inspired by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its focus on inclusion and health for all. The program will showcase and critically examine ways to effectively reach everyone living with viral hepatitis, while being inclusive of their experiences and concerns. Adelaide Enquire
18 August 9am Advanced Training in Suicide Prevention Our new workshop aims to increase health professionals’ skill and confidence in taking a detailed suicide history and developing a collaborative management plan to increase the safety of people planning suicide. The workshop provides practical tools for health professionals managing the full spectrum of suicide risk presentations including the acute suicidal crisis, care after a suicide attempt and assisting families experiencing suicide bereavement. Mundubbera Free Black Dog Institute Yes
1-2 September Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Canberra Enquire ACRRM Yes
8-9 September Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Melbourne Enquire ACRRM Yes
15-16 September Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Sydney Enquire ACRRM Yes
23-24 October Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Darwin Enquire ACRRM Yes
27 October 8:30am Mastering Patient Care Allergy & Asthma 2018) Optimum Patient Care Australia brings together world leaders to facilitate self-directed learning in a highly interactive and hands-on clinical skills programme Brisbane Enquire OPC Australia yes
17-18 November Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Adelaide Enquire ACRRM Yes
17-18 November Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Melbourne Enquire ACRRM Yes
21-22 November International Domestic Violence and Health Conference The conference invites practitioners, health service managers, community leaders, policymakers, researchers and survivors from all over the world, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander and First Nations people to share in the latest insights and technology for responding to the complexities of domestic violence. Melbourne
1-2 December Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) REST has been designed by rural doctors, for rural doctors, and provides you with the necessary skills and confidence required when dealing with emergency situations. With a hands-on approach to learning, REST does not just cover basic life support, but more advanced skills and techniques to assist with managing life-threatening injuries and multi-trauma events. Brisbane Enquire ACRRM Yes
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