Westmead 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.

 

Brain Storm

Join us for a Zoom Virtual GP Education Event with Dr Jun Kim - Neurosurgeon

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify the different forms of cerebral aneurysms
  • Describe available treatment options available
  • Arrange urgent referral/treatment for someone with a possible cerebral aneurysm

Presenters

Dr Jun Kim - Neurosurgery

When 16 Mar 2021 06:30 PM
Where Zoom Virtual GP Education
RSVP 12 Mar 2021
809
Brain Storm
Zoom Virtual GP Education
16 Mar 2021 06:30 PM
46
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
46 seats available. Register online Download Program

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0416233379

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2 CPD points


Always On Events

Back Off

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Assess someone with lower back pain
  • Identify and complete initial work up in consultation with specialist colleagues if unsure
  • Implement a care pathway for people with chronic lower back pain

Presenters

Dr Yingda Li - Neurosurgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP30 Apr 2021
Expiry Date30 Apr 2021
687
Back Off
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
143
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 143 seats available. Register online
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Quick Log


Endometrial Cancer

This activity can be undertaken at any time.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify red flags for endometrial cancer
  • Outline the investigation and referral guidelines/options for women with endometrial cancer
  • Describe current management pathways for women with endometrial cancer: where can we work together to improve outcomes

Presenters

Dr Michael Burling - Gynaecological Oncology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP31 Jul 2021
Expiry Date31 Jul 2021
727
Endometrial Cancer
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
42
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 42 seats available. Register online
Download program

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Quick Log


Heart Beat

Westmead Private Hospital invites you to join us for a virtual GP Education event via ZOOM.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify the cardiac causes of stroke
  • Implement a care path for someone at risk of stroke
  • Describe the new technologies in pacing

Presenters

Dr David Tanous - Cardiology
Dr Gopal Sivagangabalan - Cardiology

When Anytime
Where Zoom Virtual GP Event
Expiry Date01 Jun 2021
662
Heart Beat
Zoom Virtual GP Event
Available Anytime
49
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 49 seats available. Register online
Download program

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2 CPD points


On The Hop - Common Ankle Problems

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Assess someone with ankle instability
  • Identify the different causes of ankle osteoarthritis
  • Outline a care path, team members and their roles for someone following ankle replacement

Presenters

Dr Rajat Mittal - Orthopaedics

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP31 Jul 2021
Expiry Date31 Jul 2021
728
On The Hop - Common Ankle Problems
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
64
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 64 seats available. Register online
Download program

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Quick Log


Watch and Wait

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify the criteria for active surveillance for prostate and kidney cancer
  • Describe the guidelines for the various active surveillance programs
  • Outline the GP's role in ensuring careful monitoring of someone on an active surveillance program
  • Identify the need for further investigations of a renal incidentaloma
  • Discuss and refer for specialist management

Presenters

Dr Lawrence Kim - Urology
Dr Kieran Beattie - Urology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP30 Dec 2021
Expiry Date30 Dec 2021
773
Watch and Wait
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
78
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 78 seats available. Register online
Download program

Call Sandra Southwell 0416233379

Email

Quick Log