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
46
Wendy Bierer
biererw@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 46 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD Activity Points


Covax and the Heart

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

Learning outcomes include:

  • Describe the assessment of someone with chest pain post covid vaccination
  • Outline the management guidelines for post vax peri/myocarditis
  • Identify long term cardiac complications and their management

Presenters

DR USAID ALLAHWALA - Cardiology

When Anytime
Where Always On video recording
RSVP30 Sep 2022
Expiry Date30 Sep 2022
1100
Covax and the Heart
Always On video recording
Available Anytime
147
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 147 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD Activity Points


From Top to Tail

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

Learning outcomes:

  • Describe current bariatric surgical options- risks and benefits,
    pre/post op care.
  • Outline a management plan for gallbladder polyps
  • Identify the common causes of anal pain and management options

Presenters

DR STEVEN LEIBMAN - General Surgery
PROF ANUBHAV MITTAL - General Surgery
DR REBECCA SETON - General Surgery

When Anytime
Where Always On video recording
RSVP31 Jul 2022
Expiry Date31 Jul 2022
997
From Top to Tail
Always On video recording
Available Anytime
141
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 141 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD Activity Points


Neurosurgery in a nutshell

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

Learning outcomes include: 

• Describe the indications for and choice of imaging in the assessment and management of neck/ back pain
• Outline the GP’s role in the management/follow up of people with trigeminal neuralgia, hydrocephalus and brain tumours

Presenters

DR JAMES LABAN - Neurosurgery

When Anytime
Where Always on recording
RSVP30 Dec 2022
Expiry Date30 Dec 2022
1111
Neurosurgery in a nutshell
Always on recording
Available Anytime
147
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 147 seats available. Register online
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2 CPD points


Pelvic Flaws

Zoom recording from live GP education session in September 2021.

Learning outcomes:

  • Outline the diagnosis and management of endometriosis
  • Identify common contributors to pelvic pain and red flags to look out for
  • Outline a management plan for pelvic pain including early management,
    when to refer and patient education

Presenters

DR LAUREN KITE - Pain Medicine
DR JESSICA LOWE - Obstetrics and Gynaecology

When Anytime
Where Always On video recording
RSVP22 Sep 2022
Expiry Date22 Sep 2022
1040
Pelvic Flaws
Always On video recording
Available Anytime
94
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 94 seats available. Register online
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3 CPD Activity Points


Saving Skin

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

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify clinical features of skin lesions to assist in early diagnosis
  • Describe when and which skin lesions to biopsy and appropriate biopsy selection
  • Outline treatment options for non-melanoma skin cancers

Presenters

Dr JOE DUSSELDORP - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

When Anytime
Where Always on video recording
RSVP30 Sep 2022
Expiry Date30 Sep 2022
1101
Saving Skin
Always on video recording
Available Anytime
147
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 147 seats available. Register online
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3 CPD Activity points


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
71
Wendy Bierer
biererw@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 71 seats available. Register online

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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
75
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 75 seats available. Register online
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4 CPD points