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Triage Training for General Practice

Wed 8th May @ 6:00 pm

Free

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invites local General Practitioners and Practice Staff to this practical, information-packed and engaging workshop for all general practice staff, to refresh their prioritisation skills and prepare staff in safely managing requests for care. This workshop is valuable for all members of the practice team, including GPs, Practice Nurses and reception staff.

Please note that due to popularity this event is limited to two participants per practice. 

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DATE:
Wed 8th May


TIME:
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm


RACGP CPD POINTS:
This activity has been allocated 6 Category 2 points under the 2017-2019 RACGP QI&CPD program.

SPEAKERS:

Simon Goud – Assoc. Degree in Voc. Ed. And Training, Dip.

Paramedical Science – Pre-Hospital Care

Simon Gould has over 30 years of experience in training. Prior to this, Simon spent 15 years as an NSW Ambulance Advanced Care Paramedic and Emergency Medical Dispatcher. Simon holds an Associate Degree in Vocational Education and Training, Diploma Paramedical Science, Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPs, Practice Nurse, Practice Manager, Practice Staff.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Implement a triage system in a general practice to mitigate risk in relation
    to the allocation of patient appointments that complies with RACGP
    practice standards.
  •  Safely and appropriately implement triage skills in general practice,
    including those relating to telephone calls, procedures in the waiting room
    and interaction with the general practice team.
  • Use triage tools and guidelines to recognize and prioritize patients in the
    waiting room.
  • Document triage interactions, including advice received from other staff
    members.
COST:
Triage training is free to SNHN members. An event fee of $70 (incl GST) will apply to non-members. SNPHN membership is free of charge. To check or apply for membership visit https://sydneynorthhealthnetwork.org.au/about-us/membership/ or email membership@snhn.org.au

ENQUIRIES:

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


REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY FOR ATTENDANCE.