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.

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

In the 2020-2022 triennium, Ramsay Health Care will provide:

CPD Accredited Activity - 40 points previously Category 1
Including Workshops and expert resources for Peer Group Learning

CPD Activity - 2 points per hour previously Category 2

Always On Events – CPD 2 points per hour
Education activities available anytime for GPs. After completion, GPs can Quick Log hours for CPD points via the RACGP MyCPD portal.

 

ONLINE EDUCATION: Movements

Join us for a virtual GP education session with Dr May Wong - gastroenterologist and Dr Steven Leibman - general surgeon, Upper GI.

Learning outcomes:

  • Describe the common gut motility disorders
  • Identify some of the common symptoms associated with these disorders
  • Outline assessment and current management options for someone with achalasia 

Presenters

DR MAY WONG - Gastroenterology
DR STEVEN LEIBMAN - General Surgery

When 10 Mar 2021 07:00 PM
Where ZOOM
RSVP 10 Mar 2021
825
ONLINE EDUCATION: Movements
ZOOM
10 Mar 2021 07:00 PM
33
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
33 seats available. Register online
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0419201105

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2 CPD Activity Points


Always On Events

Headset

Managing migraines and facial pain 

Learning outcomes 

  • Complete the initial workup of a patient presenting with facial pain.
  • Identify management options for someone with troublesome migraines.
  • Seek specialist advice as needed.

Presenters

DR ANN BACSI - Neurology
DR JAMES LABAN - Neurosurgery

When Anytime
Where Always on video
Expiry Date01 Jul 2021
787
Headset
Always on video
Available Anytime
12
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 12 seats available. Register online

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Quick log


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 - Orthopaedic Surgery - Foot and Ankle

When Anytime
Where Always on video
Expiry Date01 Jul 2021
786
Just a Sprain
Always on video
Available Anytime
35
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 35 seats available. Register online

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Quick Log


ONLINE EDUCATION: 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 ONLINE
Expiry Date31 Mar 2021
536
ONLINE EDUCATION: Breast Cancer Surgery today: Saving Life and Breast
ONLINE
Available Anytime
21
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 21 seats available. Register online

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3 CPD Activity Points


ONLINE EDUCATION: Changing Clinical Directions for People living with Chronic Pain

This activity can be watched at anytime.

Two case studies presented and discussed by a panel.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Implement a care path for someone with back pain associated with a workplace injury
  • Identify dangers and pitfalls of prescribing narcotics for non-malignant chronic pain
  • Outline the bidirectional relationship between the GP and MDT for managing chronic pain
  • Complete referral pathway for patients to members of the MDT and engage with members of the team
  • Explain/discuss current non-pharmacological treatment options for chronic pain management

Presenters

DR CHARLES BROOKER - Pain Medicine

When Anytime
Where Virtual Education
RSVP30 Jun 2021
Expiry Date30 Jun 2021
706
ONLINE EDUCATION: Changing Clinical Directions for People living with Chronic Pain
Virtual Education
Available Anytime
70
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 70 seats available. Register online
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Quick Log - 2 CPD Points


ONLINE EDUCATION: Men Down Under

This activity can be undertaken at anytime. (Recorded from live Zoom session).

Case discussions:
Medical and surgical management
Case 1 - Persistent microscopic haematuria. What next?
Case 2 - Troublesome Nocturia. A multifaceted condition
Case 3 - PSA guidelines. Navigating the differences

Presenters

DR STUART MENOGUE - Urology

When Anytime
Where North Shore Private Hospital
Westbourne Avenue
St Leonards
NSW
2065
RSVP30 Jun 2021
Expiry Date30 Jun 2021
696
ONLINE EDUCATION: Men Down Under
North Shore Private Hospital, Westbourne Avenue,St Leonards,NSW,2065
Available Anytime
68
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 68 seats available. Register online
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Quick Log - 2 CPD points


ONLINE EDUCATION: 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 Virtual GP Education
watch anytime
RSVP30 Nov 2021
Expiry Date30 Nov 2021
627
ONLINE EDUCATION: What's new in Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease
Virtual GP Education, watch anytime
Available Anytime
21
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 21 seats available. Register online
Download program

Call Wendy Bierer 0419201105

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Quick Log - 2 CPD points