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The Nuts and Bolts of Social Prescribing

Tuesday 22 March 2022

This webinar discusses the whole of patient health benefits of social prescribing. Speakers delve into the strategies and resources available to implement social prescribing into your patient care, including a live case presentation.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Explore how social prescribing fits into the broader health system and the potential uses of social prescribing
  • Develop an understanding of how a number of local social prescribing programs can be integrated into practice, such as, PCCS Head To Health Hub
  • Develop strategies to identify patients who might benefit and enhance patient outcomes using non-medical supports
  • Utilise available resources to support and enhance the management of social determinants of health using social prescribing approaches

Speakers:

A/Prof JR Baker PhD | CEO Primary and Community Care Services

Adjunct Associate Professor JR Baker is the CEO of PCCS and has over 20 years’ experience in executive health management, education, and research. He has consistently introduced industry leading service improvements that always keep the client at the centre of change, pushing PCCS to become an Australian leader in social prescribing, complex care coordination and link work services, including almost 10 years of experience delivering social prescribing services across NSW and Queensland. JR is driven by his ideas on providing optimal health services through innovation in the not-for-profit, health space. JR is committed to innovation, scoping out optimal health models and working with the community, government, politicians, and industry to collaborate and develop the best outcomes for people and communities.

Dr James Ibrahim – General Practitioner and Social Prescribing Specific Interest Group Chair

Dr James Ibrahim practices as a GP at Terry Hills Medical Centre and the inaugural Chair for the RACGP Specific Interest group for Social Prescribing.

The group that he chairs aims to support GPs by:

  • Influencing general practice education and providing educational support about social prescribing
  • Sharing and learning about local and international initiatives
  • Promoting successful general practice models to decision makers
  • Working as a reference group both within, and on behalf of, the RACGP in matters relating to social prescribing
  • Assisting GPs with how to implement and seek funding for social prescribing initiatives they may wish to run in their practices.

More Information:

For any GP’s interested in joining the RACGP specific interest group, please join through the following link https://racgp.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_etuYoA1dc5bXaaV

Resources:

Dr JR Baker Social Prescribing Presentation

Dr James Ibrahim’s Social Prescribing Presentation


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.

Speakers:

Dr Greg Gard, Gynaecological Oncologist.


Increasing Breast Cancer Screening

Tuesday 9 March 2021

Speakers:

Dr Jennifer Noakes.

More Information:

Tips
https://youtu.be/vBBFIKw31eg


Bowel Screening

Tuesday 2 March 2021

Speakers:

Dr Cameron Bell, MD FRACP, Gastroenterologist.

More Information:

Tips
https://youtu.be/NZczf1jkN8A