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Sep 29 - Oct 01, 2020 | CPD 40 | USD $2,120.00 | Adelaide, South Australia
Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Course is organized by Advanced Paediatric Life Support (APLS) Australia and will be held from Sep 29 - Oct 01, 2020 at Education Development Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. CPD Accreditation: Candidates who are members of RACGP & ACRRM may be eligible to receive 40 QI&CPD points for an Accredited Category 1 Activity. Course Description: The Advanced Paediatric Life Support course is widely recognised as the international gold standard in paediatric emergency training courses. Established in 1997 and taught throughout Australia, this comprehensive three-day course introduces the structured approach to the emergency management of ill and injured children. Course Outcomes: Candidates who complete the APLS course will issued a certificate of completion upon: • Fully attending the three-day course • Successfully completing all required course assessments • Successfully completing the required pre-course APLS online learning modules • APLS certificates are valid for five years from the date of issue. Course structure: The course covers the following themes: Life support • Basic life support • Advanced support of the airway and ventilation • Cardiac arrest management and defibrillation Diagnosis and management of the seriously ill child • Breathing difficulties • Shock • Abnormal pulse rate and rhythm • Decreased conscious level • Convulsing child Diagnosis and management of the seriously injured child • Chest injury • Abdominal injury • Head trauma • Spinal injury • Burns and scalds • Electrical injuries and drowning Practical procedures • Airway and breathing • Circulation • Trauma • Interpreting trauma X-rays • Stabilisation and transfer Further topics • Fluid and electrolyte management • Acid-base balance • Pain management • Septic child • Neurological assessment • Resuscitation of the baby at birth and more Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 25 - 27, 2020 | Adelaide, South Australia
This conference has been POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 2021. The revised dates will be updated soon after they are confirmed. Australian Society of Cytology (ACS) 49th Annual Scientific & Business Meeting is organized by the Australian Society of Cytology (ACS) The conference is held from Oct 25 - 27, 2020 at Stamford Grand Adelaide Hotel, Glenelg, South Australia, Australia. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 09 - 10, 2020 | CPD Hours 12 | AUD $559.00 | Adelaide, South Australia
Managing Cardiovascular Dysfunction in the Clinical Setting Seminar is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from Nov 09 - 10, 2020 at Lakes Resort Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Accreditation: CPD: 12h Why Attend? Cardiac disease and dysfunctions are a major killer of humans. Because so much new evidence that relates to cardiac health is coming to the fore, it is essential that nurses, who are often on the frontline of care, have access to up-to-date information about best practices, appropriate skills and treatment goals. This seminar is designed for nurses working in all areas of healthcare, as patients may present with cardiovascular dysfunction as their main complaint or as an unknown or underlying comorbid condition. Description: Two-Day Seminar: Shock, Valvular Disease, Permanent and Temporary Pacemakers, Endocarditis, Acute Coronary Syndrome, and Heart Failure Need for Program: All nurses working in a wide variety of settings, particularly in acute care, will encounter patients with cardiovascular dysfunction. There is a need to stay up-to-date on the assessment, pathophysiology and evidence-based nursing actions relating to cardiovascular dysfunction to improve patient outcomes. Purpose of Program: Improve patient outcomes for people who present with cardiovascular dysfunction through assessment, understanding of relevant pathophysiology and appropriate evidence-based nursing actions. Learning Outcomes: • Review the cardiovascular system • Apply current evidence in the assessment and management of a range of cardiovascular dysfunctions to patients in your setting • Analyse clinical assessment findings, determine their significance and relate them to the pathophysiological processes occurring in the patient • Enhance the depth of clinical assessment and appropriateness of interventions through updates on cardiac conditions Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 22 - 23, 2020 | USD $700.00 | Adelaide, South Australia
Imagery Rescripting (ImRs) Workshop is organized by New Balance Psychology and will be held from Nov 22 - 23, 2020 at Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Description: In this workshop the trainers will describe each of the four phases of Imagery Rescripting (ImRs) as applied to trauma. Then for each phase, the trainers will present a case study followed by a live demonstration. Participants will be expected to participate in skills rehearsal in pairs for each module, during which meaningful supervision of their practice will be provided by the trainers. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 23 - 24, 2020 | CPD Hours 10.14999961853 | AUD $559.00 | Adelaide, South Australia
Clinical Deterioration - Identify, Assess, Prevent Seminar is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from Nov 23 - 24, 2020 at Lakes Resort Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Accreditation: CPD:10h 15m CPD Why Attend: The fact that patients can become very rapidly unwell is a high risk for them as well as the healthcare team. Attend this two-day seminar to sharpen essential skills for early detection of deterioration. Learn about: • Thinking fast not slow in a crisis situation • The first subtle signs of deterioration • How to rapidly assess a deteriorating patient • Recognising life-threatening conditions early, such as sepsis and acute kidney injury • How to recognise acute respiratory failure including basic CXR interpretation • Interpretation of diagnostic tests • “Let me be clear!” communicating concisely and correctly The Goal: Need for Program: Growing numbers of high acuity patients are being cared for by a diversity of healthcare workers and across a wide range of clinical settings, not just in acute care units. The more acutely unwell a person is the greater the risk of poor patient outcomes, including increased morbidity and mortality. Rapidly recognising and responding to subtle and obvious changes in a patient’s condition is a high priority of the healthcare team if patient deterioration is to be averted. Purpose of Program: This seminar assists nurses and other health professionals to sharpen skills and confidence in recognising and managing patients whose clinical condition is deteriorating. Your learning outcomes: • Rapidly respond to and effectively communicate the signs and symptoms that may indicate a patient is deteriorating so as to prevent an adverse event • Correlate clinical assessment findings with pathophysiological processes occurring across body systems in acutely ill patients • Apply a range of appropriate and timely evidence-based nursing interventions when a patient is acutely ill and their condition is deteriorating • Use knowledge of the early signs of sepsis to swiftly implement evidence-based interventions and prevent poor patient outcomes Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Feb 25 - 27, 2021 | Adelaide, South Australia
Australasian Symposium on Ultrasound and Regional Anaesthesia (ASURA) 2021 is organized by Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA) and will be held from Feb 25 - 27, 2021 at Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 19 - 21, 2021 | Adelaide, South Australia
NPHTI / SPANZA Pediatric Hypnosis Workshops is organized by National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute (NPHTI) and will be held from Mar 19 - 21, 2021 at Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 19, 2021 | CPD 6 | USD $680.00 | Adelaide, South Australia
Infection Control Seminar is organized by Australian Dental Association SA Branch (ADASA) Inc. and will be held on Mar 19, 2021 at Adelaide Pavilion, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Accreditation: This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6 hours of CPD. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 09 - 13, 2021 | Adelaide, South Australia
53rd Australasian College of Dermatologists Annual Scientific Meeting is organized by The Association Specialists (TAS) and will be held from Apr 09 - 13, 2021 at Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
May 20 - 21, 2021 | CPD Hours 10.3 | AUD $559.00 | Adelaide, South Australia
Palliative Care - CPD for All Nurses Seminar is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from May 20 - 21, 2021 at Lakes Resort Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. Accreditation: CPD: 10h 30m CPD Why Attend: Are you confused about which practices that you see in your workplace are considered to be palliative care? Do you want to build your confidence or validate your practice in quality palliative care? Attend this seminar and make a difference. It includes: • Plenty of discussion • Coming to grips with palliative care • Tips for good symptom management • Putting pain into perspective • Advance care planning – what it is and what it’s not • How to have that sensitive conversation • Finding the resources • Current hot topics • Gain knowledge and apply it to your practice immediately. Book now! Need for Program: Australia has an ageing population, which has resulted in an increase in chronic illnesses. Consequently, greater numbers of people now require palliative care. Specialist palliative services already exist, especially for complex care needs. However, due to the increased demand for palliative care services, modern policy direction and national standards indicate that non-specialist palliative care is everyone’s business and should be available to all. This means nurses will be expected to provide a palliative approach to care when needed. It is essential that nurses are provided with the knowledge and skills required to provide good-quality palliative care when required. Purpose of Program: The purpose of this program is to provide education to nurses so they can provide a palliative approach to care in any setting. Your Learning Outcomes: • You will be able to provide a palliative approach to care in any setting • You will more confidently manage symptoms and explain them to a person’s family • You will confidently engage in therapeutic communication with patients and relatives at end-of-life • You will know how to plan and conduct a palliative care case conference