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Rural Health West provides a comprehensive suite of education, upskilling and networking opportunities for rural health professionals and their families. Explore the range of upcoming events below or visit our Financial Support pages to see if you are eligible for a grant or scholarship to attend further professional development.

23 Jul
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23 Jul
Webinar

WEBINAR: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD)

Rural Health West in conjunction with Heart Foundation, WA Rheumatic Heart Disease Register and the Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association invite you to this interactive webinar to assist health professionals working in rural areas. We are very excited to have secured Dr Iman Shiekh to speak on Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection.
Online
Emergency Medicine / Other
Free
08 Aug
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09 Aug
Conference/Forum

WA Ear and Hearing Health Forum 2024 I Perth

Rural Health West on behalf of our partners the Aboriginal Health Council of WA and the WA Child Ear Health Strategy are delighted to announce that registrations are now open for the WA Ear and Hearing Health Forum 2024!
Metropolitan
Aboriginal Health / Other
$0 - 160
09 Aug
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09 Aug
Workshop

Advanced Wound Care | Fremantle

Rural Health West and Essity would like to invite you to join us for an advanced wound care workshop presented by Ellen Gulin (Occupational Therapist & Lymphoedema Practitioner) who will demonstrate how to assess and manage chronic and acute wounds along with compression.The workshop provides participants with the opportunity to 'touch, feel and apply' many of the dressing products currently in use.Interaction is encouraged so come prepared to discuss and further develop skills in the management of wounds.Cost:$50 Morning tea and lunch will be provided.Limited places available.
Metropolitan
Wound Care
$50
10 Aug
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11 Aug
Conference/Forum

Aboriginal Health Conference 2024

Kaya!The Aboriginal Health Conference 2024 is returning to Walyalup (Fremantle) on the 10 and 11 August 2024.
Metropolitan
Aboriginal Health
$300-800
23 Aug
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24 Aug
Conference/Forum

Rural Anaesthetics Forum 2024 I Perth

This forum is part of the WA Country Health Service and Rural Health West Resident Specialist and Procedural GP Education Series. The two day Rural Anaesthetics Forum 2024, will include lectures, interactive discussions and sessions delivered concurrently and facilitated by experienced specialists. The forum will provide an opportunity to network with fellow colleagues.
Metropolitan
Anaesthetics
$1800-2000
05 Sep
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05 Sep
Workshop

NeoResus I Kununurra

This comprehensive workshop is for medical practitioners, GP obstetricians, midwives and other health professionals seeking additional skills, knowledge and experience in caring for the newborn who requires resuscitative support at birth.
Kimberley
Neonatal
$240-360
06 Sep
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06 Sep
Workshop

Neonatal Stabilisation and Transport Readiness (NeoSTARs) I Kununurra

This one day course created and delivered by neonatologists and neonatal nurse educators, teaches current up to date evidence-based approaches to neonatal stabilisation
Kimberley
Neonatal
$240-360
13 Sep
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13 Sep
Workshop

Emergency Airway Skills Management (EAM) | Geraldton

This Rural Health West CPD workshop is designed to assist health professionals to develop and practise skills essential in unexpected crises, particularly with problem airways. Delivered in WA Country Health Service facilities, this workshop has a heavy emphasis on teamwork and the organisation of medical emergency teams incorporating presentations, skill stations and scenario-based crises with simulation manikins (SimMan and baby).
Midwest
Emergency Medicine
$50
03 Oct
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04 Oct
Workshop

Neonatal Stabilisation and Transport Readiness (NeoSTARs) I Perth

This one day course created and delivered by neonatologists and neonatal nurse educators, teaches current up to date evidence-based approaches to neonatal stabilisation
Metropolitan
Neonatal
$200-350
12 Oct
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13 Oct
Workshop

Rural Emergency Advanced Clinical Training (REACT+) | Albany

The Rural Health West CPD REACT+ workshop is designed to assist Western Australian Visiting Medical Practitioners to maintain their emergency knowledge and skills, and gain formal assessment towards their emergency credentialing, as required by WA Country Health Service. Covering medical emergencies, major trauma and cardiac arrest in adults and children, and associated lifesaving procedural skills training, REACT+ is a highly interactive workshop. Participants are provided with audio-visual pre-learning materials and the course consists almost entirely of small group practical skills stations and simulated scenarios.
Great Southern
Emergency Medicine
$2500
17 Oct
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18 Oct
Workshop

Northern Australia Regional Paediatric Meeting I Broome

For those who like a bit of pindan on their soles and in their soul, the Northern Australia Regional Paediatric Meeting will be held in Broome, Western Australia on 17 – 18 October 2024, overlooking the mangroves and azure water of Rubibi Roebuck Bay.
Kimberley
Paediatrics
$300-400
19 Oct
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19 Oct
Workshop

Paediatric Emergencies and Clinical Healthcare Scenarios | Broome

This Rural Health West CPD workshop is a one day workshop in paediatric emergency scenarios and skills. It will give delegates real-life examples and the opportunity to manage sick or injured children in a safe environment.The workshop content will include: • Hands-on simulation: practise common scenarios and structured care • Short presentations by experienced paediatric emergency physicians • Comprehensive handbook of lecture materials and practical skills • 'Resuscitation reminders' card for your ID badge clipEligibility: GP Obstetricians, ED doctors and nurses and GPs. Priority is given to those working in the local region.Length: One Day 8.00am-5.00pmCost: $350-$440 (incl GST) The cost of this workshop is subsidised by WA Country Health ServiceAccreditation: This workshop has accreditation with The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) for continuing professional development points/hours and is approved for the Rural Procedural Grants Program, Emergency and Obstetrics Grant component. We do ask participants to contact their relevant college to ascertain your eligibility for the grant prior to attending.This education workshop is proudly delivered by Rural Health West in partnership with WA Country Health ServicePayment Structure You will receive an email link for payment in an event confirmation email. Payment is required within 10 days of receiving the email. If full payment is not received within 10 days, your place will be offered to another delegate.Cancellation Policy Applicants who give notice of cancellation of four (4) weeks or more will receive a full refund of the course fee. Applicants who withdraw from the course 14 days prior will receive a 50% refund of the course fee. Applicants who fail to attend a course or who withdraw from the course less than 14 days of the course date will be considered on an individual case basis.Privacy Statement The Privacy Act 2014 provides that before your personal contact details can be published or made available to major sponsors, exhibitors and other parties directly related to this workshop, you must give your consent. If you do not consent to your contact details being provided to the abovementioned parties, please contact the CPD Team at [email protected] or 08 6389 4500Rural Health West values and respects your privacy and personal details. Personal information is collected in accordance with our Privacy Policy which can be viewed at www.ruralhealthwest.com.au/privacystatement
Kimberley
Emergency Medicine / Paediatrics
$350-440