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The webinars (recordings) below are collaborations between SNPHN Limited and the presenters. The recordings are intended as educational tools for health professionals and not the general public. The content of the recordings including all information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Whilst the presenters endeavour to keep the information shared up-to-date and correct; SNPHN Limited makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the content for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. In no event will SNPHN Ltd be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profit arising out of, or in connection with, the use of these recordings. References to any materials, publications or websites in the recordings do not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement by SNPHN Ltd of the views expressed within them.

Donning & Doffing demonstration by Marg Jennings

 Date: Tuesday 17 August 2021

 

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • AHPs
  • Pharmacists

 

Speaker:

  • Margaret Jennings, Microbiologist, Infection Prevention & Control Educator & Consultant to General Practice, Marjen Education Services.

Healthy Ageing and Frailty Webinar: Do you know how to make a difference?

This webinar covered assessment of older people in order to understand the impact of frailty on patients and how early identification and targeted intervention can reduce frailty. This will help you make a difference to avoid inappropriate hospital admissions, keep people well and at home for longer and reduce their need for RACF placement. This education session will discuss a simple frailty screening tool and how you can make a difference to address the reversible contributing factors of frailty in your day to day practice. You will learn, its “never too late to build muscle!”

 

Resources:

Contact details

Geriatrician Outreach for General Practitioners – Royal North Shore Hospital

Geriatrician Outreach for General Practitioners – Hornsby Hospital

Geriatrician Oureach for General Practitioners – Ryde Hospital

Health Navigators Northern Sydney – FAQs

 

Date: Thursday 26 August, 2021

 

Speakers

PROFESSOR SUE KURRLE | GERIATRICIAN

Prof Kurrle is with the Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, and Director, Staff Specialist and Geriatrician at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital and Community Services.

 

DR CHRIS BOLLEN | GENERAL PRACTITIONER

Chris is a GP in South Australia and was Director GP Training at Queen Elizabeth Hospital for 12 years. He is the director of BMP Healthcare Consulting, helping organisations to deliver safe and effective care. Areas of expertise include systems for chronic disease management, doctors’ health, care of older people, the primary health care/community/hospital interfaces, quality improvement and change leadership.

 

JANE BOLLEN | REGISTERED NURSE

Jane has worked as a general practice nurse in Adelaide for the past 10 years. Jane set up a Healthy Ageing Clinic at her practice with the aim to deliver more planned and structured care, use GP and nurse time more effectively, and to give enhanced access to those patients facing barriers to care.

Immunisation Update: including new schedule and changes

Friday 24th August, 2021

Learning Outcomes

  • Access current vaccine preventable diseases of concern and epidemiology
  • Identify current NSW and National Immunisation Program schedules and changes
  • Implement catch-up requirements for children, adolescents and adults
  • Identify priority populations for vaccination and access useful resource

Speaker

  • Sally Edwards, CNC Immunisation Coordinator, NSLHD Public Health Unit

COVID-19 Vaccination and the medico-legal aspects of administration

Tuesday 3rd August, 2021

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify emerging risks from the Covid-19 Vaccine clinics and understand how to mitigate
  • Describe the recent changes to the MBS item numbers and when to apply these
  • Outline strategies for managing the constant changes and communicating these to the team and their patients

Target Audience

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Practice Managers

Increasing breast cancer screening

Tuesday 9th March, 2021

Speaker

Dr Jennifer Noakes

Target Audience

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses

Climate and Health Virtual Stakeholder Workshop

Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Workshop Focus

The Sydney North Health Network is the first primary health network in Australia to develop a Climate & Health Strategy.

This workshop covered the following:

  • Learn about climate-health risks in our region, ‘carbon hotspots’ in primary care, and case studies of climate action projects.
  • Suggest priority actions and contribute to the implementation plan for our Strategy.
  • Connect with like-minded colleagues and community members.

Speaker

DR KATE CHARLESWORTH (MBBS (Hons), MPH, FAFPHM, PhD)

Dr Kate Charlesworth worked as a hospital doctor in Perth and Sydney  before undertaking much of her public health medicine training in the UK. In England, she worked in the NHS’s National Sustainable Development Unit, which was tasked with decarbonising the NHS and is now a world-leading program. Since her return to Australia, Kate has completed a PhD in low-carbon healthcare, and for the past three years has been the Environmental Sustainability Lead at South Eastern Sydney Local Health District. Kate is delighted to have recently joined SNHN as the Climate Risk/Sustainability Lead.

Target Audience

  • GPs
  • Specialists
  • Community Members
  • Local Council Representatives
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • and their staff

NAVIGATING FRAILTY AND AGED CARE - Guiding patients and their families through available services

Wednesday 7 July, 2021

Suitable for

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Aged Care Staff


Speakers

  • DR YOG CHOPRA, Staff Specialist Geriatric & General Medicine, Hornsby Ku-Ring-Gai Hospital
  • DR PRAVEENAN (PRAV) SIVABALAN, Geriatrician, Royal North Shore Hospital
  • Dr LINDA XU, Geriatrician and General Physician
  • OMAR HAIDAR, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Uniting Nth Sydney Home and Community Care
  • JANE MECCELLI, Social Worker and Relationships Manager, Yourside
  • Video from DR GILLIAN MEYER, Geriatrician, MONA VALE GERIATRIC EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT (GEM) UNIT


Topic Areas

  • A new local Specialist Geriatric Outreach service to support general practice
  • The launch of our new Frailty screening app
  • How to utilise the new HealthNavigators service to help you find local services
  • General tips on the management of frail and older people and local aged care service navigation

COVID 19 Vaccine Managing Change, Patient Expectations & The Consent Process

27th May 2021

Suitable for

  • GPs and General Practice staff


Presenters

  • Cathy Baynie – Registered Nurse & Practice Manager
  • Fiona Kolokas – Practice Manager


Topic Areas

Change Management:

Managing Customer Expectations:

Consent Process – it’s not just a piece of paper!

What Worked / What didn’t work

COVID 19 Vaccine in Pharmacy

10th June 2021

Suitable for

  • Pharmacists


Presenters

  • Cathy Baynie – Registered Nurse & Practice Manager
  • Matthew Burton – Pharmacist


Topic Areas

Change Management:

Managing Customer Expectations:

Consent Process – it’s not just a piece of paper!

Bowel Screening

Tuesday 2 March 2021

Suitable for

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals

 

Speaker

  • Dr Cameron Bell, MD FRACP, Gastroenterologist

Management of anxiety in children and young people with an intellectual disability

Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) together with the Northern Sydney Intellectual Disability Service presents this webinar on management of anxiety in children and young people with an intellectual disability.

Resources:

Northern Sydney Intellectual Disability Health Service Presentation

Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) Anxiety Presentation

Target Audience

  • GPs
  • Primary Care nurses
  • Anyone working with children with Intellectual Disability
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • School Based Clinicians
  • LHD Staff

Speakers

DR YVETTE VELLA | BAPPSC (OCC THERAPY) MBBS FRACP DCH MPH

Developmental and General Paediatrician at the NSIDHS, and also works in private practice in Sydney. She has expertise in managing complex behaviours of concern in children and adolescents with ID and autism and works in collaboration with schools for specific purposes in the Local Health District. Dr Vella also has a special interest in working with children in out of home care.

LEAH BALLIN | BA (Psych & Ed), GradDipSci (Psych) MPsych (Ed & Dev), MAPS, FCEDP

Educational and developmental psychologist at NSIDHS. Leah has experience providing psychology services across a range of settings having previously worked as a school psychologist, in private practice, as well as with NGOs as part of a multidisciplinary team. Leah also has particular experience in working with children who present with autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability and cerebral palsy.

CATHY YOUNG

Cerebral Palsy Alliance

Pathology eOrdering and My Health Record

Pathology is in very high demand by providers looking at My Health Record. The Australian Digital Health Agency and pathology providers across the country are working together to enable a more connected system for pathology information exchange. This webinar covers:

  • Overview of My Health Record
  • What eOrdering is
  • Live demonstration on eOrdering in Best Practice and Medical Director software
  • The benefits of setting up your practice
  • Which practices can participate
  • How to easily set up eOrdering and initiate report uploads to My Health Record

Target Audience:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice managers
  • Specialists

Speakers:

  • Aya Alaouie – Digital Health Coordinator, SNHN
  • April Burnett – Clinical Adoption Lead, ADHA
  • Sharlene Mellor – Senior Liaison Manager, DHM

Learning Outcomes:

  • General knowledge of My Health Record
  • Understand what eOrdering is
  • Understand the benefits of eOrdering and uploading reports to My Health Record
  • Understand how to set up eOrdering for the practice.

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus ((GDM) and SGLT2 inhibitors

Thursday 6 May 2021

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses

Speakers:

Speakers:

  • A/Prof Sarah Glastras, B Psych (Hons) MBBS (Hons) FRACP PhD. Staff Specialist in Endocrinology, Royal North Shore Hospital, Conjoint Associate Professor, University of Sydney, Consultant Endocrinologist, Northern Sydney Endocrine Centre, St Leonards
  • Dr Emma Scott, BSc(Adv)(Hons) MBBS(Hons) PhD FRACP, Clinical Endocrinologist, Northern Sydney Endocrine Centre, St Leonards

Secure Messaging: Healthlink Smart forms and Specialist referrals in Medical Director

Wednesday 14 April 2021

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Practice Managers
  • Specialists

 

Speakers:

Carmel Cervin, Cervin Media and Nicole Mattews, Cervin Media

GP Shared Antenatal Care: Perinatal Mental Health Webinar

30th March 2020

Speakers:

Dr Talat Uppal, Director Women’s Health Road, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Arabella Gibson, CEO Gidget Foundation Australia

Christine Barnes, Clinical Psychologist, Gidget Foundation Australia


Learning outcomes

  • Review how the Pandemic has influenced the provision of antenatal care
  • Recognise the value of perinatal mental health based support systems
  • Identify how to logistically access perinatal mental health support systems in the Northern Sydney Local health District

Update on COVID-19 Vaccine rollout: presented by the Northern Sydney Public Health Unit

Thursday 25 March 2021

This webinar provides an opportunity to hear the latest information on the vaccine implementation strategy as well as the opportunity to ask questions. Topics include: Adverse events and reporting to TGA; Consent; Importance of reporting to the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR); Timeframe between flu vaccination and COVID-19 vaccination and a Q&A.

Target Audience

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Practice Staff

Speaker:

  • Sally Edwards, CNC Immunisation Coordinator, Northern Sydney Public Health Unit

Secure messaging: Healthlink Smart Forms and Specialist Referrals in Best Practice

Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Are you tired of sending and receiving faxed referrals and want to use a safe and secure method to communicate patient information directly with other healthcare providers?

This one-hour webinar demonstration using Best Practice will show you how you can easily use Healthlink to look up Specialists and electronically send referrals as well as communicate confidential patient information with other clinicians.

Target Audience

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Practice Staff

Speakers

  • Aya Alaouie – Digital Health Coordinator, SNHN.
  • Carmel Cervin – Cervin Media
  • Nicole Matthews – Cervin Media

Increasing Cervical Cancer Screening in General Practice

Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Specialist presentations to help increase participation rates across the national cervical screening program. This webinar also includes a n overview of practical strategies that can be used at your practice

Target Audience

  • GPs
  • Practice Nurses
  • Practice Managers
  • Practice Staff

Speaker

  • Dr Greg Gard, Gynaecological Oncologist

Comprehensive health assessments, capacity and consent in people with intellectual disability

Tuesday 16th March, 2021

Webinar aimed at increasing health practitioners’ knowledge and skills in managing patients with an intellectual disability.

Target Audience

  • GPs
  • Practice Nurses

Speakers

  • Dr Seeta Durvasula | Clinical Director, NSLHD Intellectual Disability Health Service
  • Melissa Tizzone | Social Worker, NSLHD Intellectual Disability Specialist Team

Breaking News! Royal Commission into Aged Care report to be released - let's talk about it.

Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Target Audience

  • GPs
  • Nurses
  • Northern Sydney Local Health District
  • Residential Aged Care Facilities
  • Anyone working with older persons
  • Pharmacists


Speakers

  • De Stephen Ginsborg
  • Marika Kontellis

Home alcohol withdrawal and relapse prevention

Wednesday 17th February 2021

Suitable for:

General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals, NSLHD D&A and related services

Speakers

  • Dr John Smart – MBBS DRACOG RACGP FAChAM (RACP) Dr Smart is a Foundation Fellow of the Chapter of Addiction Medicine and has dual interests in both Primary Care and Addiction Medicine.
  • Dr Chester Omana MB BS FRANZCP, Acc. Faculty of Addiction Psychiatry Dr Omana is a Psychiatrist in Addiction Medicine at RNSH and Wesley Hospital, and Conjoint Lecturer at UNSW.

Resources and further information:

Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Wednesday 24th February 2021

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invited all local primary care providers to an update on the implementation of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.  The webinar gave participants an opportunity to hear the latest information on the vaccine implementation strategy as well as the opportunity to ask questions.

Suitable for:

GPs, Practice Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals & RACF staff.

Cultural considerations when managing Chinese patients

Thursday 28 January 2021

On 28th Jan 2021 Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invited local GPs, primary care nurses and Allied Health Professionals to a workshop which aims to improve the capacity of general practitioners that work with patients from Chinese backgrounds. The program includes the cultural and cross cultural/generational considerations and strategies to integrate into management of patients and their families. Also includes the introduction of community information project on bowel screening in the Chinese population.

Suitable for:

GPs, Practice Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

Webinar - COVID-19 Vaccine Preparation for your Practice

Tuesday 9 February 2021

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invites local General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Practice Managers, and Practice staff to a webinar on the Australian Government COVID-19 vaccination policy and subsequent planning requirements for General Practice to ensure both readiness and compliance.

Suitable for:

GPs, Practice Nurses, Practice Managers and General Practice staff

Speakers: 

Michelle Horswood | Practice Manager, O’Connell Street Medical Practice

Katrina Otto | Managing Director & Principal, Train IT Medical Pty Ltd

Digital Health Guide – How to find and/or prescribe great health apps Webinar

Wednesday 25 November 2020 

With more patients using mobile health apps to manage medical conditions and/or track their health, the Digital Health Guide is an evidence-based tool which can be used by you to find and/or prescribe great mobile health apps and digital health solutions.

The Digital Health Guide is available FREE to you under the license of Sydney North Health Network and enables the quick assessment of the efficacy of an app that a patient may already be using.

This webinar will provide you with the knowledge and a live demonstration on how to use the guide.

 

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Practice Managers
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Specialists

 

Speakers: 

Tim Blake – Managing Director, Semantic Consulting

Assessing behaviours of concern in paediatric patients with intellectual disability Webinar

Tuesday 27 October 2020 

Aimed at increasing health practitioners’ knowledge and skills in managing patients with an intellectual disability.

 

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses

 

Speakers: 

Dr Yvette Vella, BTHO, MBBS, RACP, MPH, Developmental and General Paediatrician at the NSIDHS, and also works in private practice in Sydney.

Michelle Gray, Senior Clinician Intellectual Disability, NNSWLHD

Rebecca Stack, BSc (Hons) in Intellectual Disability Nursing, Clinical Nurse Consultant at the NSIDHS

The National General Practice Accreditation Scheme: Accreditation in a pandemic world, update for General Practice

Tuesday 24 November 2020  |  Click here to view the presentation

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Managers
  • Practice Nurses
  • Reception and Administration Staff

Speaker: Fiona Kolokas, AAPM NSW/ACT President

Antenatal screening including NIPT, nuchal translucency and genetic carrier screening

Tuesday 20 October 2020

Suitable for:

General Practitioners

Speakers and panelists:

Dr Karen Mizia, MBBS, RANZCOG, BSc(Hons), MPH, DDU, COGU. Dr Mizia is an Obstetrician Gynecologist and a recognised subspecialist in Obstetric and Gynaecological Ultrasound. She is actively involved in the advancement, development of standards and, education in O&G ultrasound.

Dr Talat Uppal, MBBS, FRANZCOG, DDU, FAAQHC, FACHSM Director Women’s Health Road, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist VMO Northern Beaches & Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospitals Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney, RANZCOG media spokesperson.

Mental Health Matters: Recognising a Resident with Depression or Anxiety

Wednesday 4 November 2020

Suitable for:

Aged Care Staff

Speakers: 

Stephanie Farquharson, Mental Health Practitioner

Tilu Philip, Registered Nurse from the Anglicare Emotional Wellbeing for Older Persons Team

A framework for developmental and behavioural concerns in children 0-5 years - the first 2000 days

Thursday, 12th November, 2020  |  Click here to view the presentation

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • NSLHD Services

Speakers: 

  • Dr Jane Son, MB BS FRACP Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrician | NSLHD Child & Family Health Service
  • Amanda Rummery-Hoy | Family Counsellor, Family Care Centre, Dalwood | NSLHD Child & Family Health Services
  • Alison O’Toole and Renee Giacomin | The Cerebral Palsy Alliance, CPA are NDIS Administrators for the Northern Sydney Region
  • Vicki Laing, RN & Midwife, General Practice Community Liaison Nurse | NSLHD Child and Family Health Service

Child developmental surveillance: speech and language development in children 0-5 years - the first 2000 days

Wednesday, 22nd July, 2020  |  Click here to view the presentation

Suitable for:

  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • NSLHD Services

Speakers:

  • Dr Jane Son, MB BS FRACP Developmental and Behavioural Paediatrician | NSLHD Child & Family Health Service
  • Natalie Reeves, BAppSc(ScPath) Speech Pathologist | NSLHD Child & Family Health Services
  • Vicki Laing, RN & Midwife, General Practice Community Liaison Nurse | NSLHD Child and Family Health Service

Navigating the New World: Preparedness, Response, Resilience

Thursday, 5th November, 2020

Speakers: 

  • Facilitator: Dr Norman Swan, journalist
  • Dr Penny Burns, GP
  • Professor Susan Kurrle, geriatrician
  • Dr Pankaj Arora, emergency medicine
  • Professor Peter Sainsbury

Youth Services: Alcohol and Other Drugs + The latest on e-cigarettes Webinar

Vaping, e-Cigarettes, and Interventions Webinar

(excerpt from youth services webinar)

Suitable for:

  • Education Services and Support Staff
  • Community Services and Support Staff
  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • NSLHD Services

Tuesday 27 October, 2020 |  Click here to review the presentation

Speakers: 

  • Ryan Courtney | Senior Lecturer, NDARC, UNSW, Sydney Australia & National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellow
  • Hayden McRobbie | Professor, NDARC, UNSW, Sydney Australia & Consultant in Lifestyle Medicine, Lakes District Health Board, Rotorua, New Zealand

Youth Services: Alcohol and Other Drugs + The latest on e-cigarettes Webinar

Suitable for:

  • Education Services and Support Staff
  • Community Services and Support Staff
  • General Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • NSLHD Services

Tuesday 27 October, 2020 |  Click here to review the presentation

Speakers: 

  • Kingsley Waterson | Northern Sydney LHD Drug and Alcohol Services, Service Director
  • Michelle Comito | Drug and Alcohol Youth Support Services (DAYSS), Coordinator Family & Youth Support Services
  • Carolyn McKay | Sydney Drug Education and Counselling Centre (SDECC), CEO
  • Marlene Gilbert | Mission Australia, Program Manager, Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Continuing Coordinated Care Program
  • Jane De Matteis | Brookvale headspace, Clinical Lead
  • Lisa Fawkner | Northern Beaches Child Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS), Senior Clinical Social Worker
  • Christian Gienau | Odyssey House, Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Counsellor
  • Ryan Courtney | Senior Lecturer, NDARC, UNSW, Sydney Australia & National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellow
  • Hayden McRobbie | Professor, NDARC, UNSW, Sydney Australia & Consultant in Lifestyle Medicine, Lakes District Health Board, Rotorua, New Zealand

Dementia Webinar: Behavioural and psychological symptoms associated with dementia

Suitable for General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals and Aged Care Staff

Thursday 24 September, 2020 Click here to review the presentation

Speaker: Dr Allan Shell | Academic GP and Visiting Fellow (UNSW Australia)

Sydney North Older Persons Network - Suicide in Late Life: The Impact of COVID-19

Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Recognising complexity in intellectual disability

Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Digital Health Guide Overview

Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Immunisation Update: Including new Schedule and Changes

Suitable for Authorised Nurse Immuniser education requirements

Thursday 30 July, 2020  |  Click here to review the presentation and update reading

Speaker: Sally Edwards | CNC Immunisation Coordinator, NSLHD

Diabetes Update: Drugs, Devices and Data

Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Chronic Kidney Disease Management in Primary Care: New Handbook Recommendations

Thursday 4 June, 2020

Wound care in general practice: session 1

Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Wound care in general practice: session 3

Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Wound care in general practice: session 4

Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Preventing stillbirth in NSW: the Safer Baby Bundle, Prof Adrienne Gordon & Prof Michael Nicholl

Tuesday 23 June, 2020

End of Life Care webinar

End of Life Care webinar | Thursday 16 June, 2020

Sydney North Older Persons Network What are Compassionate Communities and Compassionate Cities? - Dr Stephen Ginsborg, General Practitioner

Published in May 2020

Burning out or breathing in: getting through COVID-19 as a GP or health professional

Published in April 2020

Domestic violence: the implications of COVID-19 for survivors and perpetrators

Published in May 2020

To access the handouts that accompany this webinar, please click here.

Shared Antenatal Care Update Safer Baby Bundle & Every Week Counts Dr Tanya Nippita

Alcohol Use and Pregnancy

Published in September 2019

To access the handouts that accompany this webinar, please visit sydney.edu.au/matilda-centre/resources/for-clinicians.html#uniqueId_KRP3yeWx_1_button

Substance Use and Young People

Published in August 2019

To access the handouts that accompany this video, please visit sydney.edu.au/matilda-centre/resources/for-clinicians.html#uniqueId_KRP3yeWx_2_button

Smoking Part 2

Published in March 2020

To download handouts for this webinar, visit: sydney.edu.au/matilda-centre/resources/for-clinicians.html#uniqueId_XNK2rfF8_0_button

Motivational Interviewing

Published in July 2019

To access the handouts that accompany this video, please visit sydney.edu.au/matilda-centre/resources/for-clinicians.html#uniqueId_KRP3yeWx_3_button

What we know about smoking: what, who and particularly why - pt. 1

Download a copy of the handout (PDF, 1.9MB)

Published on 29 November 2019

Sydney North Health Network AGM 2019: Welcome from Kate Loxton, Chair

Published on 14 November 2019

Sydney North Health Network AGM 2019: The Future of Primary Care in a Digital World - Prof Simon Willcock

Published on 15 November 2019

Sydney North Health Network AGM 2019: The Future of Primary Care in a Digital World - opportunities and challenges - Dr Kean-Seng Lim

Published on 15 November 2019

Sydney North Health Network AGM 2019: Getting ready in primary healthcare - Navigating a brand-new world - Dr Louise Schaper

Published on 15 November 2019

Sydney North Health Network AGM 2019: Working with engaged and connected consumers - use of digital health platforms and technologies in management healthcare - Leanne Wells

Published on 15 November 2019

Sydney North Health Network AGM 2019: The Future of Primary Care in a Digital World - Panel discussion with Prof Simon Willcock, Dr Kean-Seng Lim, Leanne Wells & Dr Louise Schaper

Published on 15 November 2019

Management of Responsive Behaviours (BPSD's)

Published on 2nd October 2019

New and emerging psychoactive substances

Substance use and physical health

Substance use in our community: identifying commonly used substances and their effects

How to safely remove ticks

Published on 26 February 2019

Tickborne Diseases

Dr Bernie Hudson - Tickborne Diseases

Published on 11 December 2018

Professor Eddie Holmes - Using Metagenomics to Determine the Causative Agents of Tickborne Disease

Published on 11 December 2018

Tickborne Diseases Q&A - Dr Bernie Hudson, Prof Eddie Holmes

Published on 11 December 2018

Optimal wellness for GPs and HCPs Panel Discussion

Published on 27 November 2018

Optimal wellness for GPs and HCPs Taking care of basics - Dr Simon Wilcock

Published on 27 November 2018

Optimal wellness for GPs and HCPs Overview - Dr Bradley McKay

Published on 27 November 2018

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy Techniques for GPs and HCPs - Jean Watson

Published on 27 November 2018

Update on Northern Beaches Hospital Deborah Latta

Published on 23 April 2018

GP SAC Protocol Dr Talat Uppal

Published on 23 April 2018

Get Healthy in Pregnancy Healthy Gestational weight gain Justine Salisbury

Published on 23 April 2018

Headache you don't want to miss - Dr Pankaj Arora

Published on 16 February 2018

Hospital avoidance services for older people in NSLHD - Therese Jepson

Published on 16 February 2018

Hyperglycaemia and Diabetes Therapies - Dr Darshika Christie David

Published on 16 February 2018

Mobile X Ray Service - Ingrid Klobasa

Published on 16 February 2018

New approach to dizziness - Dr Pankaj Arora

Published on 16 February 2018

Palliative and End of Life Care - Colleen Carter

Published on 16 February 2018

Review of history and examination in the patient presenting with an eye problem - Dr Anil Arora

Published on 16 February 2018

HammondCare Palliative Care - Kelly Arthurs

Published on 16 February 2018

Diabetes Sydney North HealthPathways - Dr Darshika Christie David

Published on 16 February 2018

Diabetes preventing an ED presentation - George Baker

Published on 16 February 2018

Common Eye Emergency Cases - Dr Anil Arora

Published on 16 February 2018

Challenges in Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolus - Dr Robert Day

Published on 16 February 2018

Assessment of the Sick Child - Dr Tom Wallis

Published on 16 February 2018

APAC After Hours - David Lewis

Published on 16 February 2018

NDIS Information Session for GPs and Health Professionals - Monika Tracey and Angela Yee

Published on 11 December 2017

Ageing Successfully - Dr Norman Swan

Published on 21 November 2017

Ageing Successfully - Prof Susan Kurrie

Published on 21 November 2017

Ageing Successfully - Panel Discussion

Published on 21 November 2017

Diabetes Complications: Prevention and the Diabetis foot - Ian Reid

Published on 10 October 2017

Diabetes Complications - Dr Darshika Christie David

Published on 10 October 2017

Mental Health in Sydney North - David Grant

Published on 22 August 2017

headspace "We've got your back" - Megan Chiu

Published on 22 August 2017

Karrikin Youth Mental Health Program - Kathi Boorman

Published on 22 August 2017

How SDECC plants the seeds of change in the drug affected family - Susan Watson

Published on 22 August 2017

Psychological Access Plus Program - Dr James Baker

Published on 22 August 2017

Youth Mental Health Services in Australia State of Development and ongoing challenges - Prof Ian Hickie AM

Published on 22 August 2017

Keep the Emergency Department for Emergencies: GP version - Dr Magda Campbell

Published on 31 August 2017

Please click here to view this video in Korean.

Please click here to view this video in Mandarin.

Keep the Emergency Department for Emergencies - Emergency Department video

Published on 31 August 2017

Please click here to view this video in Korean.

Please click here to view this video in Mandarin.

Role of digital health technologies in supporting co-ordinated care

Published on 18 July 2017

The Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) has collaborated with local health care providers to develop a video highlighting the potential of digital health technologies in enabling co-ordinated care.

My Health Record in Pharmacy Shane Jackson, Clinical Reference Lead, Australian Digital Health Agency

Falls Prevention

PCOS from an endocrine viewpoint, patients on metformin before conception

GDM, medications, who needs specialist care, management in primary care for uncomplicated GDM, new guidelines

Health in Pregnancy - Shared Antenatal Care information & orientation

PCIC-Video Screenshot

Patient Centred Integrated Care: Leaders Symposium 2017

Published on May 23, 2017

Australia’s health system is under increasing pressure to provide better quality, affordable and accessible health care.

See full video of the Patient Centred Integrated Care meeting

Sydney North Health Network Education Event: Shared Antenatal Care Orientation and Update

Published on November 9, 2016

Shared Antenatal Care Orientation and Update
2 Nov 2016

Presentation:
What’s new in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome?
Peter Illingworth, Medical Director, IVF Australia
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Non-invasive Prenatal Testing. Where does it fit in? - Dr Colin Walsh

Published on June 15, 2016

Non-invasive Prenatal Testing – Where does it fit in?
Presented by Dr Colin Walsh

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Health in Pregnancy - Dr Talat Uppal

Published on June 15, 2016

Health in Pregnancy
Dr Talat Uppal

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North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016 - Part 1

Published on May 20, 2016

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016.
Part 1: Welcome and Introduction.

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016 - Part 2

Published on May 20, 2016

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016.
Part 2: Technical writing and development of HealthPathways.

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016 - Part 3

Published on May 20, 2016

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016.
Part 3: The Canterbury Initiative – A way of working at the primary/secondary interface.

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016 - Part 4

Published on May 20, 2016

North Sydney HealthPathways Symposium, 10 May 2016.
Part 4: The local team.

My Health Record consumer case study - Ian Gillies

Published on Mar 7, 2016

This video showcases the story of consumer user Ian Gillies as he talks about the benefits of having a My Health Record. His GP, Dr Chris Moy speaks about his experiences in using Ian’s record also.

Dementia diagnosis & current treatment recommendations - Professor Sue Kurrle

Published on Feb 18, 2016

Dementia diagnosis and current treatment recommendations – Professor Sue Kurrle.

Video provided courtesy of www.armchairmedical.com.

Overview of ACAT and the new referral process through My Aged Care - Maris Tonkin

Published on Feb 18, 2016

Overview of ACAT and the new referral process through My Aged Care –  Maris Tonkin.

Video provided courtesy of www.armchairmedical.com.

Overview of My Aged Care Portal - Lyn Silverstone

Published on Feb 18, 2016

Overview of My Aged Care Portal –  Lyn Silverstone.

Video provided courtesy of www.armchairmedical.com.

Federal Health Minister, The Hon Sussan Ley MP, launches Northern Sydney PHN

Published on Dec 10, 2015

Federal Health Minister Sussan Ley speaks at the launch of Northern Sydney PHN, operated by Sydney North Health Network, at Macquarie University on Wed 9th December.

“The Role of Simulation Modelling Tools in Developing Integrated Care Strategies”

Published on Nov 29, 2015

Presented by Cynthia Stanton – General Manager, Primary Care Advancement & Integration (SNHN).

Video provided courtesy of The Public Health Association of Australia and www.armchairmedical.com

"Patient-centred management of clients with chronic musculoskeletal diseases”

Published on Nov 29, 2015

Presented by Christine Collins – Musculoskeletal Initiative Coordinator (SNHN) & David Grant-McGuinness – General Manager, Commissioning & Partnerships (SNHN).

Video provided courtesy of The Public Health Association of Australia and www.armchairmedical.com

Learn more about preventing falls in older people

Published on Dec 8, 2015

Topics include:

  • Overview of fall prevention and evidence-based intervention*
  • Managing medications to prevent falls in older people + case study*
  • Exercise options in fall prevention + case study
  • Assessing people who fall: what makes a difference?

The videos contain presenter video, audio and synchronized slides and are available on: http://www.armchairmedical.com/falls-prevention/

* These presentations were filmed at the Medication Management for Preventing Falls workshop (4 November 2015) provided by the iSOLVE fall prevention project in partnership with the Sydney North Health Network. The iSOLVE project is currently seeking GP practices to participate in a fall prevention research trial. To express interest or for further information, please visit: https://sydneynorthhealthnetwork.org.au/partnerships/isolve-project/