Upcoming Medical Conferences in BallaratSearch Criteria : Australia Ballarat
Mar 05 - 06, 2020 | CPD 12.00 | USD $495 | Ballarat, Victoria
Rusty Pills Seminar - Applied Pharmacology Refresher is organized by ECT4Health and will be held from Mar 05 - 06, 2020 at Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 12 CPD Points. Description: The Rusty Pills Seminar – applied pharmacology refresher is a two day seminar that walks through physiology and pharmacology of common patient presentations. Are you a paramedic, nurse or nursing student who never has time to wade through the text books to find out what that drug or this drug is. Doing a pill round can be daunting given the fact that you are expected to understand the drugs that you are giving. Sometimes patients arrive with a bag of pills, or an ice cream container of medications from which you need to record in their medical history. Are you in the Mims online website more than your patients bedside? Content Includes: • Understanding concepts like half life, bioavailability and the metabolism of certain drugs • Respiratory disease drug therapy, Steriods, SABA/LABAs and the newer COPD/Asthma drugs • Cardiac and Hypertension drugs – know your ACE inhibitors from your Angiotensin II blockers and more • Coagulation and the drugs that are used to alter it – Heparin/Warfarin and the newer anticoagulants • Antiplatelet agents like Aspirin and the role they play • Antibiotics vs antiviral drugs – understand how they differ • Renal and Hepatic failure drugs • Drug legislation and Nurses • The scheduling process of medication in Australia and so much more. This two-day seminar will journey the learner through a thorough process of refreshing normal physiology through to the pathology behind diseases and the drugs used to manage them. This seminar provides 12 CPD hours towards General Nursing and Scheduled Medicine Endorsement for Registered nurses in Isolated Areas and Rural Hospitals.
Apr 27 - 28, 2020 | CPD Hour 11.00 | AUD $629 | Ballarat, Victoria
Ballarat Nurses' Conference is organized by Ausmed Education Pty Ltd and will be held from Apr 27 - 28, 2020 at Mercure Ballarat Hotel & Convention Centre, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 11 CPD Hours. Why Attend: This general Nurses’ Conference is an ideal way for you to update your knowledge about a range of nursing topics each year. Book your place at this upcoming conference and: • Keep up-to-date • Network, share experiences, and connect with like-minded colleagues • Help meet your CPD requirements • Enrich your professional practice and personal growth • Improve health outcomes specific to your local community and much, much more... The Goal Need for Program Good patient care is directly related to the quality of the nursing care being provided. The healthcare environment is rapidly changing and all nurses are faced with the constant challenge of keeping their knowledge, skills and practice, up-to-date. As well, the amount of new knowledge available is increasing. To achieve the desired patient outcomes informed, safe and competent nursing practice is vital. In addition, continuing professional development is a professional regulatory requirement. Purpose of Program: The purpose of this conference is to enable all nurses to remain up-to-date on a range of current professional and clinical practice topics. learning outcomes: • Identify behaviours that cause illness in people in order to plan care to prevent health deterioration • Interprofessional collaboration will be optimised with the intention of enhancing better patient outcomes • Apply new knowledge about a range of conditions to provide holistic care • Patient outcomes will be underpinned by evidence-based practice, recognised standards, and guidelines