Cancer Institute NSW - Primary Care Cancer Control Quality Improvement Toolkit

This toolkit can support ways that cancer screening and prevention activities can be built into practices or health services. Each module provides guidance for steps required to promote patient centred care and guide a team-based approach to quality improvement, utilising data and systems to increase participation in national cancer screening programs and preventive programs to reduce cancer risk. CPD hours: 5 hours.

ASHM - Contraception Essentials in Primary Care

Through case studies, presentations and group discussion the Contraception Essentials in Primary Care course will increase knowledge and confidence in discussing the benefits of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) to reduce the incidence of unintended pregnancy amongst their patient population. This course will be particularly relevant for, but not limited to, nurse practitioners, and practice nurses working in primary care settings. CPD hours: 5 hours.

ASHM - The Fundamentals of HIV Nursing

This course focuses on the nurse’s role in the fundamentals of HIV prevention, care, and monitoring. This will be explored through presentations, panel discussions, insights from a person living with HIV, and an online learning module. CPD hours: 2.5 hours.

Cancer Council Victoria - Talking to patients about health & weight

This APNA accredited one day intensive training is for health professionals who want to learn how to effectively engage in conversations about health and weight, including intervening early to reduce the risk of chronic disease. A range of resources will be provided and a significant amount of time on the day is dedicated to practicing the skills taught. CPD hours: 6 hours.

Wellcoaches School Of Coaching - Wellcoaches Core Coach Training Program

This program supports client/patient behavior change with a clear understanding of change while increasing patient engagement through better relationships and trust building. CPD hours: 27.5 hours.

ASHM - Sexual Health Nursing: Working with Young People Course

This course will focus on educating nurses to support young people to make healthy choices regarding their sexual health. It will provide an overview of STIs and BBVs and their mode of transmission, as well as pathways available for young people to access services for their sexual healthcare needs. CPD hours: 8 hours.

The Benchmarque Group - Chronic Disease Care Planning

The program is nationally accredited and aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to manage the client with chronic disease by including care planning, identifying risk factors, identifying and supporting behaviour change, engaging the client, applying health interventions and developing effective care plans. CPD hours: 7 hours.

The Benchmarque Group - Chronic Conditions of the Foot

The program is nationally accredited and aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to provide information and advice in relation to foot health management. CPD hours: 7 hours.

The Benchmarque Group - Chronic Conditions and Nutrition

The program provides students with skills and knowledge to interpret and use basic information about nutritional principles and healthy diet, using ‘Eat For Health’ guidelines. The Program is supported by funding from the Australian Government Department of Health under the Chronic Disease Support Project. CPD hour: 7 hours.

AGPAL - AGPAL Accreditation

The outcome of this activity, AGPAL Accreditation, indicates that the participant follows a system-based approach to safe, high quality patient care and that the practice at which they work has achieved accreditation to the RACGP Standards for general practice (5th edition). CPD hours: 15 hours.

Novartis Pharmaceuticals - HeartPlan in a Box

HeartPlan in a box QI toolkit is a resource to facilitate the use of PDSA cycles to achieve improvements in the management of heart failure in primary care. It provides tools and resources that will help you implement QI activities specific to the needs of your own practice with the aim of optimising outcomes for your patients living with heart failure. CPD hours: 3 hours.

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