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Chronic Disease Support Program

Sat 27th October @ 8:45 am

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

The Chronic Disease Support Program is a nationally accredited program and is fully funded by the federal Department of Health under the Chronic Disease Project.

Date: Saturday 27 October 2018

Time: 8.45am – 4.30pm

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DATE:
Sat 27th October


TIME:
8:45 am - 4:30 pm


VENUE:
Norman Nock room, Kolling Building
RNSH, Reserve Rd
St Leonards NSW
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SPEAKERS:

Ainslie Conway is a Registered Nurse and Endorsed Benchmarque Group Facilitator. She is a Nursing Advisor in a community nursing patient support program and has post graduate qualification in Advising on Chronic Disease and Training and Assessing

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Practice Nurses, GP Registrars, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers and practitioners

LEARNING OUTCOMES:

The Chronic Disease Support Program is driven by a desire to create better health for clients, reduced hospital admissions, better patient compliance and the provision of care by those best qualified to provide advice.

The Chronic Disease Self Support Program aims to cover key content areas:

  • Current health care burden of chronic diseases
  • High risk population groups
  • Strategies to reduce the impact of chronic disease
  • Models of self-management
  • Motivational interviewing and barriers to behaviour change
  • Goal setting and lifestyle issues
  • Chronic Disease self-management planning education, communication and documentation
  • Health Care communication frameworks
  • Professional, legal and ethical issues to consider
  • Resources and support

• Chronic Disease Individualised Self Management Care Plan

COST:
There is no cost for health professionals working within the SNPHN region

RSVP BY:
Sat 20th October 2018

ENQUIRIES:

Judy or Robi, Education Coordinators – 9432 8250 or events@snhn.org.au.