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*Does not include Maternity Shared Care. Visit our Maternity Shared Care page for more information about the alignment program, or contact mscadmin@mater.org.au with any enquiries, including your alignment status.

 

 

Sat 15
February
2020

GP Shared Care Alignment - Seminar 1

This popular alignment program seminar provides a fast paced interactive 6.5 hours education event for GP's wishing to align with Mater Mothers Hospitals to provide Maternity Shared Care. Seminar 1 is the essential program for all GP's new to the alignment program.
 

This activity is pending RACGP approval for 40 CPD accredited activity points and covers the following topics: First trimester presentations, recommended screening tests, ultrasound scanning including nuchal translucency recommendations, NIPT, gestational diabetes, prescribing in pregnancy, communication with MMH, Rh negative women, hypertension, pre-eclampsia, early pregnancy bleeding, reduced fetal movements, immunisations and depression.

 
 
 
 

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Wed 11
March
2020

Orthopaedics, General Medicine and Urology

Mater invites GP's to dine and learn at our clinical update evening on Orthopaedics, General Medicine and Urology.

Join three leading specialists from Mater Private Hospital Springfield, who will bring you up-to-date on the latest in their fields, focusing on topics important to general practise. 


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Sat 21
March
2020

GP Shared Care Alignment - Seminar 2

This alignment program seminar provides a fast paced interactive 6.5 hours education event which continues on from Alignment Seminar 1.

This activity is pending RACGP approval for 40 CPD accredited activity points and covers the following topics: Preconception workup, fertility, diabetes in pregnancy, preterm labour, premature rupture of membranes, ectopic pregnancies, infections in pregnancy, post-partum examinations, breastfeeding and neonatal examinations.

GPs are required to complete Alignment 1 before participating in Alignment 2 or 3, however may do 2 or 3 in any order.

 
 
 

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Tue 24
March
2020

Orthopaedics, Gastroenterology and General Surgery

Mater invites GP's to dine and learn at our clinical update evening on Orthopaedics, Gastroenterology and General Surgery.

Join three leading specialists from Mater Private Hospital Redland, who will bring you up-to-date on the latest in their fields, focusing on topics important to general practise.


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Sat 28
March
2020

Opioid Stewardship: Hospital, General Practice and Beyond

There is a national epidemic of prescription opioid consumption.

This interactive seminar will bring together health professionals with an interest in opioid stewardship to address this challenge and consider a interprofessional strategy for perioperative analgesia and reducing opioid prescribing.

Topics during the seminar will include:

  • Raising awareness of the misuse of opioids in the community
  • Effective perioperative analgesia
  • Non-pharmacological analgesia strategies
  • Managing patient’s expectations
  • Managing the difficult pain patient
  • How to improve communication between hospitals and GPs

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Sat 13
June
2020

GP Shared Care Alignment - Seminar 3

This latest education seminar in the series is a dynamic, interactive, informative, GP relevant and practical program which has recently been developed following demand to extend the popular Shared Care Alignment program.

This activity is pending RACGP approval for 40 CPD accredited activity points.

The full day programme incorporates 3 x 2 hour sessions covering facets from the following broad topics: medical issues, obstetric complications and mental health.

GPs are required to complete Alignment 1 before participating in Alignment 2 or 3, however may do 2 or 3 in any order.

 
 

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Sat 07
November
2020

GP Shared Care Alignment - Seminar 1 (November 2020)

This popular alignment program seminar provides a fast paced interactive 6.5 hours education event for GP's wishing to align with Mater Mothers Hospitals to provide Maternity Shared Care. Seminar 1 is the essential program for all GP's new to the alignment program.
 

This activity is pending RACGP approval for 40 CPD accredited activity points and covers the following topics: First trimester presentations, recommended screening tests, ultrasound scanning including nuchal translucency recommendations, NIPT, gestational diabetes, prescribing in pregnancy, communication with MMH, Rh negative women, hypertension, pre-eclampsia, early pregnancy bleeding, reduced fetal movements, immunisations and depression.

 
 
 
 

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