North Shore Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

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.

In 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.

RACGP CPD

 

Always On Events

A Short Water Course for GPs

This session was recorded from a live Zoom session in April 2021.

Learning outcomes:

  • Complete initial assessment of someone with a lower UTI.
  • Outline a care path for management of lower urinary tract infections
  • Identify the latest updates in prostate screening, treatment and surgical advances

Presenters

DR AMANDA CHUNG - Urology
DR MATTHEW WINTER - Urology

When Anytime
Where Always on video
recording
RSVP31 May 2022
Expiry Date31 May 2022
901
A Short Water Course for GPs
Always on video, recording
Available Anytime
71
Wendy Bierer
biererw@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 71 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD Activity Points


Breast Cancer Surgery today: Saving Life and Breast

Watch this session at anytime.

Dr Eva Nagy will provide information on surgical advances improving the lives of women with breast cancer.

Presenters

DR EVA NAGY - Breast Surgery

When Anytime
Where Watch anytime video
recording
Expiry Date31 Dec 2021
536
Breast Cancer Surgery today: Saving Life and Breast
Watch anytime video, recording
Available Anytime
29
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 29 seats available. Register online

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3 CPD Activity Points


Just a Sprain

Ankle injuries - assessment, management, red flags 

Learning outcomes

  • Complete an initial assessment of someone with an acute ankle injury
  • Identify conditions that mimic an “ankle sprain”
  • Seek early specialist advice as needed

Presenters

DR MICHAEL SYMES - Orthopaedics

When Anytime
Where Always on video
RSVP31 Dec 2021
Expiry Date31 Dec 2021
786
Just a Sprain
Always on video
Available Anytime
51
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 51 seats available. Register online

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Quick Log


Troubleshooting Swallowing

This session was re-recorded by Dr May Wong following a GP education session in March 2021.

The session covers symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of swallowing difficulties

Presenters

DR MAY WONG - Gastroenterology

When Anytime
Where Always on video
recording
RSVP31 Mar 2022
Expiry Date31 Mar 2022
848
Troubleshooting Swallowing
Always on video, recording
Available Anytime
78
Wendy Bierer
biererw@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 78 seats available. Register online

Call Wendy Bierer 0419201105

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What's new in Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease

This activity can be undertaken at anytime.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Describe the natural history of treated Parkinson's Disease
  • Explain Deep Brain Stimulation, its role and potential benefits for Parkinson's Disease

Presenters

DR PAUL SILBERSTEIN - Neurology

When Anytime
Where Watch anytime video
recording
RSVP30 Nov 2021
Expiry Date30 Nov 2021
627
What's new in Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease
Watch anytime video, recording
Available Anytime
16
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 16 seats available. Register online
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Quick Log - 2 CPD points


Who's Keeping Score

Recorded from a live GP education in May 2021.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Apply the Australian absolute cardiovascular risk calculator in differing clinical scenarios
  • Identify the clinical utility of coronary artery calcium scoring in asymptomatic intermediate risk patients
  • Develop a care path for someone with syncope including clinical assessment, use of most appropriate diagnostic tools and cardiac ‘red flags’

Presenters

DR STEPHEN VERNON - Cardiology
DR DAVID WHALLEY - Cardiology

When Anytime
Where Always On video
recording
RSVP31 May 2022
Expiry Date31 May 2022
937
Who's Keeping Score
Always On video, recording
Available Anytime
81
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 81 seats available. Register online
Download program

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4 CPD points