GP Education

Ramsay Health Care is committed to the ongoing education of general practitioners and the wider medical community.

Ramsay Health Care has been a Provider of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) since 2000, offering a wide variety of topics in medicine, surgery, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatrics and mental health. These activities are in partnership with our specialists and other health professions delivered as interactive, practical education sessions with a focus on innovation, hands-on involvement and practical tips.

RACGP-CPD-2020-2022.pngIn the 2020-2022 triennium, Ramsay Health Care will provide:

  • face-to-face and virtual education sessions,
  • online education videos to view at any time and
  • support for Peer Group Learning.

Upcoming education events will be published here. If you are interested in some tailored GP education, please contact the GP Liaison Officer.

Upcoming Events

No Upcoming Events

Always On Events

"Could it be ADHD?" - Adult ADHD: Diagnosis and treatment in General Practice

This is a recording of an online eduction session held 25 August 2021

"Could it be ADHD?" -  Adult ADHD: Diagnosis and treatment in General Practice

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the key diagnostic points in assessing someone with ADHD 
  • Screen for ADHD using the six-item Adult ADHD Self-Report Screening Scale 
  • Describe current treatment guidelines for an adult with ADHD

Presenters

Dr Richa Rastogi - Psychiatry

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
Where: ZOOM recording
RSVP: 27 Oct 2021

Call Jo Watson on 0423 019 503

Email Jo Watson on WatsonJ@ramsayhealth.com.au

RACGP Quick Log - 3 Points

False

Managing Eating Disorders in General Practice: When to Escalate Care

This is a recording of a previous Zoom education session.  

Learning outcomes

  • Assess and manage someone with an eating disorder
  • Identify when and how to escalate care including referral pathways (community, public and private options)
  • Produce an ongoing MDT management plan including regular reviews and support

Presenters

Dr Cornelia Kaufmann - Psychiatry

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
Where: ZOOM Recording
RSVP: 18 Jun 2021

Call Stephanie Harries on 0427268261

Email Stephanie Harries on harriess@ramsayhealth.com.au

RACGP Quick Log - 3 points

False

Professorial Series. Up and Down: Managing Bipolar Disorder - A GP Update

This is a recording of a previous Zoom education session.  

LEARNING OUTCOMES
• List the diagnostic criteria for bipolar disorder
• Discuss with patients the treatment options for bipolar depression
• Identify their role as part of a multidisciplinary team supporting someone with bipolar disorder / bipolar depression

Presenters

Scientia Professor Philip Mitchell - Psychiatry

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
Where: ONLINE
RSVP: 19 Nov 2020

Call Stephanie Harries on 0427 268 261

Email Stephanie Harries on harriess@ramsayhealth.com.au

Quick Log - 2 CPD Points

False

Aggression in children and adolescents - evidence based management options

This is a recording of an online GP Education activity held on 15 June 2021. 

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Aggression in children and adolescents - Evidence based management options 

Learning outcomes:

  • Identify the risk factors for aggression in children and adolescents
  • Discuss evidence-based management options for child and adolescent aggression
  • Outline effective treatment options

Presenters

A/Prof John Kasinathan - Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
Where: ZOOM recording
RSVP: 19 Aug 2021

Call Stephanie Harries on 0427 268 261

Email Stephanie Harries on harriess@ramsayhealth.com.au

RACGP Quick Log - 2 points

False

Professorial Series - The role of nasogastric feeding in the treatment of eating disorders.

This is a recording of a previous Zoom education session.  

Learning outcomes:

  • Outline the role of voluntary nasogastric feeding as a short-term intervention in the treatment of eating disorders
  • Identify the criteria for considering a trial of nasogastric refeeding
  • Support/discuss process with your patient and his/her MDT

 

Presenters

A/Prof Sloane Madden - Psychiatry - Eating Disorders

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
Where: ONLINE
RSVP: 14 Jul 2021

Call Stephanie Harries on 0427 268 261

Email Stephanie Harries on harriess@ramsayhealth.com.au

RACPG Quick Log - 2 points

False

On Demand Education. In Full Flight: A Birds Eye View of Challenging Behaviours in Mental Health

This is a recording of a previous Zoom education session.  

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Describe the mental health problems associated with challenging behaviour
  • Develop clear guidelines for managing people with personality disorders
  • Identify and address risks of transference/countertransference in dealing with people with ‘challenging behaviour’

Presenters

Dr Richa Rastogi - Psychiatry

Event Details

When: Available Anytime
Where: ONLINE
RSVP: 17 Mar 2021

Call Jo Watson on 0423 019 503

Email Jo Watson on WatsonJ@ramsayhealth.com.au

Quick Log - 2 CPD Points

False