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

 

Virtual: Heartstoppers

Virtual education via Zoom.

  • Describe the initial assessment  of someone with an acute coronary syndrome.
  • Outline secondary prevention therapies post PCI.
  • Identify current changes/recommendations re non fasting lipid testing in primary care.

Presenters

DR PETER HANSEN - Cardiology
DR STEPHEN VERNON - Cardiology
DR USAID ALLAHWALA - Cardiology

When 29 Jun 2022 06:55 PM
Where Virtual via Zoom
RSVP 29 Jun 2022
1321
Virtual: Heartstoppers
Virtual via Zoom
29 Jun 2022 06:55 PM
77
Wendy Bierer
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False
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4 CPD activity points


Always On Events

A Lump in the Neck

This session was recorded from a live Zoom session in March 2022.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Revise the differential diagnosis of neck lumps including algorithms for diagnosis
  • Identify the changing demographic  associated with HPV positive oropharyngeal cancer
  • Complete first line investigation/s in consultation with specialist colleagues

Presenters

DR DAVID VEIVERS - Ear Nose and Throat

When Anytime
Where Always on recording
RSVP31 Mar 2023
Expiry Date31 Mar 2023
1202
A Lump in the Neck
Always on recording
Available Anytime
90
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick Log hour


ABC of Kids ENT

This session was recorded at a live Zoom in March 2022.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify the clinical signs/symptoms of obstructive sleep apnoea in children
  • Describe disordered breathing
  • Outline management of recurrent ear infections in kids

Presenters

DR THOMAS STEWART - Ear Nose and Throat

When Anytime
Where Always On recording
RSVP31 Mar 2023
Expiry Date31 Mar 2023
1253
ABC of Kids ENT
Always On recording
Available Anytime
96
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick Log hour


All Blocked Up

This session was recorded at a live Zoom session in March 2022.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Describe the initial management of Eustachian tube dysfunction
  • Identify red flag signs and symptoms
  • Outline a care path for someone with ET dysfunction

Presenters

DR SMARITI KAPILA - Ear Nose and Throat

When Anytime
Where Always on video
RSVP31 May 2023
Expiry Date31 May 2023
1265
All Blocked Up
Always on video
Available Anytime
97
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick Log hour


Could it be a brain tumour?

Recorded at a live Zoom session in April 2022:

Learning outcomes include:

  • Describe  the clinical presentations and assessment of brain tumours in general practice.
  • Outline the contemporary management of common brain tumours, including systemic treatment options.

 

Presenters

DR JAMES LABAN - Neurosurgery

When Anytime
Where Always On recording
RSVP01 May 2023
Expiry Date01 May 2023
1270
Could it be a brain tumour?
Always On recording
Available Anytime
98
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1.5 Quick Log hours


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
141
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick log hour


Ears to Hear

Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify the difference between a safe and unsafe ear perforation.
  • Outline the current management of a perforated drum
  • Describe what’s new in endoscopic and cochlear implant surgery

When Anytime
Where Always on video recording
RSVP31 May 2023
Expiry Date31 May 2023
1263
Ears to Hear
Always on video recording
Available Anytime
99
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick Log hour


ENT Red Flags in General Practice

This session was recorded from a live Zoom session in February 2022.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Describe a care path for someone with sudden unilateral hearing loss.
  • Outline how to manage a foreign body in the ear/nose/throat

  • Complete assessment and initial management of someone with a mass in the neck

 

Presenters

A/PROF TSU-HUI (HUBERT) LOW - Ear Nose and Throat

When Anytime
Where Always on recording
RSVP31 Mar 2023
Expiry Date31 Mar 2023
1187
ENT Red Flags in General Practice
Always on recording
Available Anytime
92
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick log hour


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
135
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick log hour


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
140
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1 Quick log hour


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
82
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
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1.5 Quick log hours


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
139
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 139 seats available. Register online
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1.5 quick log hours


Up the Nose

Recorded from a live Zoom session in February 2022.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Complete a targeted sinonasal history and examination.

  • Describe the differences between paediatric and adult sinonasal disease

  • Identify the when, why, which antibiotics to prescribe for  sinus disease

Presenters

A/PROF RAEWYN CAMPBELL - Head and Neck Surgery

When Anytime
Where Always On recording
RSVP31 Mar 2023
Expiry Date31 Mar 2023
1196
Up the Nose
Always On recording
Available Anytime
97
Wendy Bierer
GPEducation.NSP@ramsayhealth.com.au
False
Only 97 seats available. Register online
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1 Quick log hour