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Preferred GP Antenatal Provider Seminar: Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
PLEASE NOTE: this event is a repeat of the event held on 7/3/15 and 10/10/15 and 5/3/16 Your attendance is not required if you completed the March or October event in 2015, or March event in 2016.
This seminar will outline the GP antenatal shared care process on the Sunshine Coast and highlight best practice clinical guidelines.
Shared Maternity Care represents an opportunity to practise collaborative holistic obstetric care by combining the varied skills of Midwife, General Practitioner and Obstetrician to the benefit of the community, and mutual understanding between colleagues.
Understand and apply best practice guidelines in the diagnostic assessment of antenatal patients.
Review and understand the locally available models of care in pregnancy.
Understand diagnosis and treatment of hypertensive disorders and other complex needs in pregnancy.
Review the application of guidelines for exercise/weight management/travel/work in pregnancy
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP): Approved by the RACGP QI&CPD program for the 2014-16 triennium. Total CPD points: 40 (Category 1). Activity no.: 18307
When & Where
Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN
Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast PHN is a not for profit organisation which coordinates primary and preventive health care for a region of 161,000km², with a population of 823,985 people, stretching from Glasshouse to north of Yeppoon and west of Emerald. It is one of 31 Commonwealth-funded PHNs nationwide.
What we do:
- Coordinate primary health services to meet the needs of our communities, particularly those with high health needs
- Improve the patient journey between primary and acute care
- Support general practice
- Improve access to health services, especially for people in remote areas
- Ease pressure on hospitals.