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.

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

Upcoming education events will be published here.

If you are interested in some tailored GP education, please contact the GP Liaison Officer.

 

Back Off

Westmead Private Hospital invites you to join us for a virtual GP Education event via ZOOM looking at managing lower back pain, assessment, investigation and consultation.

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 14 Oct 2020 06:30 PM
Where Zoom Virtual GP Event
RSVP 12 Oct 2020
687
Back Off
Zoom Virtual GP Event
14 Oct 2020 06:30 PM
81
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
81 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD points


Always On Events

Managing Radiculopathy - Virtual GP Event

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Discuss ways of managing radiculopathy symptoms during the current isolation period
  • Explain the nonsurgical and surgical treatment options available
  • Implement a care path for someone with acute radiculopathy

Presenters

Dr Vinay Kulkarni - Orthopaedic Surgery - Spinal Surgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
Expiry Date31 Oct 2020
541
Managing Radiculopathy - Virtual GP Event
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
29
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 29 seats available. Register online
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Quick Log


New Developments in Prostate Cancer - Virtual GP Activity

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Understand PSA testing guidelines, the role of MRI and biopsy options
  • Assess and manage patients with prostate cancer
  • Implement a care path for someone with prostate cancer

Presenters

Professor Manish Patel - Urology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
Expiry Date31 Oct 2020
542
New Developments in Prostate Cancer - Virtual GP Activity
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
50
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 50 seats available. Register online

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How to manage common shoulder & elbow conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include

  • Assess and manage common elbow and shoulder conditions
  • Perform a quick and thorough examination of the shoulder and elbow and order relevant investigations
  • Identify the care pathway for people with shoulder or elbow conditions

Presenters

Dr Manish Gupta - Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulders and Upper Limb

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP07 Jul 2020
Expiry Date31 Dec 2020
551
How to manage common shoulder & elbow conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
116
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 116 seats available. Register online
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Oral Contraceptive Pill

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Discuss best practices in prescribing contraception in adolescents
  • Implement a care path for managing adolescents on the pill
  • Discuss other options for menstrual management in adolescents

Presenters

Dr Jinny Foo - Obstetrics and Gynaecology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP07 Jul 2020
Expiry Date31 Dec 2020
565
Oral Contraceptive Pill
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
78
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 78 seats available. Register online
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Heavy Menstrual Bleeding (HMB) & CST Post Hysterectomy

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Assess and manage someone with HMB
  • Investigate and diagnose cause of HMB and any postmenopausal bleeding
  • Implement rules for CST post hysterectomy

Presenters

Dr Adeline Chan - Obstetrics and Gynaecology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
Expiry Date31 Oct 2020
571
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding (HMB) & CST Post Hysterectomy
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
21
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 21 seats available. Register online
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Treatment Options for Knee Osteoarthritis

This activity can be undertaken at any time

Learning outcomes include:

  • Assess and manage patients with knee osteoarthritis
  • Review treatment options, both non-operative and operative, for patients with knee osteoarthritis
  • Identify the care pathway for people with knee osteoarthritis

Presenters

Dr Matthew Jones - Orthopaedics

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
Expiry Date31 Oct 2020
572
Treatment Options for Knee Osteoarthritis
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
72
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 72 seats available. Register online
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Nodules in the Lungs

This activity can be undertaken at any time.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Complete initial investigations for someone with pulmonary nodules
  • Confer with specialist colleagues and refer in a timely manner
  • Outline operative approaches for surgical resection of the lung
  • Manage postoperative complications as part of the multidisciplinary team
  • Describe the difference between and natural history of solid and subsolid/ground glass pulmonary nodules

Presenters

Dr Peter Wu - Respiratory
Dr Graham Meredith - Cardiothoracic Surgery

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP31 Dec 2020
Expiry Date31 Dec 2020
634
Nodules in the Lungs
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
149
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 149 seats available. Register online
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Renal and Adrenal Incidentalomas - when to worry

This activity can be undertaken at any time.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Complete initial work up of an 'incidental' renal / adrenal mass
  • Identify diagnostic and treatment options and confer with specialist colleagues
  • Explain the importance of complete renal cysts

Presenters

Professor Howard Lau - Urology

When Anytime
Where Virtual GP Education Session
RSVP31 Dec 2020
Expiry Date31 Dec 2020
603
Renal and Adrenal Incidentalomas - when to worry
Virtual GP Education Session
Available Anytime
58
Sandra Southwell
southwells@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 58 seats available. Register online
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