Cairns Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

GP Education

Ramsay Health Care is committed to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community.

Ramsay Health Care has been a Provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering a wide variety of topics in medicine, surgery, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatrics and mental health.  These activities are in partnership with our specialists and other health professions delivered as interactive, practical education sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement and practical tips.

Upcoming education events will be published here. If you are interested in some tailored GP education, please contact the GP Liaison Officer.

In the 2020-2022 triennium, Ramsay Health Care will provide:

CPD Accredited Activity - 40 points previously Category 1
Including Workshops and expert resources for Peer Group Learning

CPD Activity - 2 points per hour previously Category 2

Always On Events – CPD 2 points per hour
Education activities available anytime for GPs. After completion, GPs can Quick Log hours for CPD points via the RACGP MyCPD portal.

 

Early Parenting Centre Opening

Cairns Private Hospital invites local GP's and midwives for a tour of our newly opened Early Parenting Centre and opportunity to meet our team of midwives and obstetricians

When 28 Apr 2021 06:00 PM
Where Maternity Unit Cairns Private Hospital
1 Upward Street
Cairns
QLD
4870
RSVP 26 Apr 2021
874
Early Parenting Centre Opening
Maternity Unit Cairns Private Hospital, 1 Upward Street,Cairns,QLD,4870
28 Apr 2021 06:00 PM
16
Linda Jowitt
jowittl@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
16 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Linda Jowitt
0459 086 411

Email


Testing Time ~ ECG's, echocardiograms & CT calcium scores

Learning outcomes:

  • Interpret cardiac investigations - ECG, holter monitoring & echocardiogram
  • Identify ECG abnormalities that require urgent / non-urgent referral
  • Discuss the role/selection of cardiac test/imaging in patient risk stratification

Presenters

Dr Anthony Brazzale - Cardiology

When 20 May 2021 06:00 PM
Where McKenzie Room Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort 122 Lake Street Cairns QLD 4870
RSVP 18 May 2021
879
Testing Time ~ ECG's, echocardiograms & CT calcium scores
McKenzie Room Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort 122 Lake Street Cairns QLD 4870
20 May 2021 06:00 PM
29
Linda Jowitt
jowittl@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
29 seats available. Register online Download Program

Call Linda Jowitt
0459 086 411

Email

4 CPD activity points


Always On Events

Advanced Endoscopy ~ What is it? Indications, risks & benefits

Learning Outcomes:

  •  Identify the indications for ERCP and EUS
  •  Outline the basics of EUS
  •  Describe risk and benefits of ERCP and EUS

Presenters

Dr Montri Gururatsakul - Gastroenterology

When Anytime
Where Online
Expiry Date11 Nov 2021
760
Advanced Endoscopy ~ What is it? Indications, risks & benefits
Online
Available Anytime
90
Linda Jowitt
jowittl@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 90 seats available. Register online

Call Linda Jowitt 0459086411

Email

Quick Log CPD Activity


Diabetes Update

Learning outcomes

  • Implement a diabetes care plan and explain annual cycle of care targets
  • Overview new treatment agents and when to use in patients with T2DM
  • Explain blood glucose self-monitoring in patients living with T1DM and T2DM

Presenters

Dr Luke Conway - Endocrinology

When Anytime
Where Online
Expiry Date01 Dec 2021
667
Diabetes Update
Online
Available Anytime
24
Linda Jowitt
jowittl@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 24 seats available. Register online

Call Linda Jowitt 0459086411

Email

Quick Log CPD Activity


Joint Effort ~ Managing Hip & Knee Arthritis

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify what works and what doesn't in joint preservation
  • Describe new evidence-based treatment options for patients with osteoarthritis
  • Assess someone with hip/knee arthritis and discuss referral options/timing with specialist colleagues

Presenters

Dr Robert Pozzi - Orthopaedics
Dr Ben Parkinson - Orthopaedics
Dr Christopher Morrey - Orthopaedics

When Anytime
Where Online
Expiry Date11 Nov 2021
759
Joint Effort ~ Managing Hip & Knee Arthritis
Online
Available Anytime
76
Linda Jowitt
jowittl@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 76 seats available. Register online

Call Linda Jowitt 0459086411

Email

Quick Log CPD Activity