Through case studies, presentations, group discussion and online learning the Contraception Essentials in Primary Care course will increase primary care providers’ knowledge and confidence in discussing the benefits of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC) to reduce the incidence of unintended pregnancy amongst their patient population. This course will be particularly relevant for, but not limited to, general practitioners, nurse practitioners, practice nurses, and practice managers working in primary care settings.
This course if for attendees in NSW and ACT. If you’re in another jurisdiction or were interested in this course and unable to attend, please click here to register your interest.
Part 1: Tuesday, 4 April 2023, 6:30pm – 9:00pm (AEDT)
Part 2: Wednesday 5 April 2023, 6:30 – 8:30pm (AEDT)
It is expected that after completing the course, attendees will be able to:
- Discuss available contraceptive methods’ safety, efficacy, and side effects.
- Implement a contraception consultation framework that demonstrates patient-centred shared decision-making.
- Outline common issues and side effects that arise in contraceptive care.
- Propose strategies for breaking down barriers to contraception access.
GPs, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Midwives, Practice Nurses and Practice Managers working in primary care settings.
Due to the transition to the new RACGP triennium, this activity’s accreditation is pending. Participants will need to self-record this activity via Quick Log through their RACGP myCPD dashboard. Your Statement of Attendance will include a breakdown of hours and activity types.
The training is in the process of being endorsed by the Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association (APNA) and Australian College of Nursing (ACN).
This event is supported by an unconditional education grant from Organon. Sponsorship is governed by ASHM’s Sponsorship Policy and the sponsor has no input into the content, tone, emphasis, allocation of funds or selection of recipients. ASHM does not endorse or promote any sponsor’s product or service.
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