APNA Workforce Survey for primary healthcare nurses

Tuesday 15 Oct 2019

In 2020 the whole world will be looking to nurses as the World Health Organisation celebrates International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. Don’t miss this opportunity to make some noise – let’s make sure the nursing voice is heard loud and clear. Each year thousands of primary health care nurses take the time to contribute to APNA’s Workforce Survey, and every nurse who takes part increases its impact.  Don’t miss this opportunity to make some no...

NDIS forums - Psychosocial Disability Support

Tuesday 15 Oct 2019

HNECC PHN is collaborating with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) to present several information forums on how to support patients with a psychosocial disability to access the NDIS. The forums are intended to assist General Practitioners, health and medical professionals, mental health specialists and support staff in ensuring participants have the best possible opportunity to access the NDIS. Forums will be held in Maitland (28 Oct...

Find out about PHN's Community Advisory Committees

Thursday 19 Sep 2019

HNECC PHN has three Community Advisory Committees based in Erina, Tamworth and Newcastle. They are made up of members with active community networks who are able to provide the advice, feedback, community perspective and context which helps to shape our PHN’s program delivery and development. Find out more about their role in this new video.

Dynamic Simulation for Suicide Prevention

Friday 6 Sep 2019

HNECC PHN is partnering with the health research organisation the Sax Institute, to undertake a series of 'Dynamic Simulation' workshops focused on suicide prevention. Dynamic Simulation modelling provides a tool that brings together a variety of sources of evidence such as research, expert and local knowledge, practice experience, and data to map and quantify complex problems. The recent workshop brought together a dedicated group of Mental Heal...

PHN Commissioning Showcase

Friday 30 Aug 2019

HNECC PHN had the privilege of co-hosting the 2019 Commissioning Showcase in Newcastle Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th August in partnership with eight other NSW PHNs. In its third year, the Showcase is a unique event designed to support commissioning capability for PHNs across the country. 100 participants from 23 of the country’s PHNs attended to learn from their colleagues and key national and international speakers, to network and to share...

EVENTS & EDUCATION
OCT
22
Rural Emergency Skills Training - Gold Coast
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019 9:00 AM -
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019 5:00 PM
3105 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise QLD
$3,545
This two-day emergency medicine course covers many of the common emergencies in rural practice that are relevant to the pre-hospital, small rural hospital and private rural practice environment. The Rural Emergency Skills Training (REST) program is conducted by trained emergency medicine instruct...
OCT
23
NDIS Registration Start to Audit Ready Masterclass - Inverell
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019 9 AM - 5 PM
68-75 Evans St Inverell, NSW
$49
Finding the right information on NDIS Registration requirements, supporting documents and understanding the audit process can be time-consuming, confusing and frustrating. So do it all in one go and save weeks of trying to do it on your own! This eight-hour training event, including a catered net...
OCT
23
Tuggerah - CPR Workshop (3)
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019 9 AM - 11:30 AM
7/4 Teamster Close Tuggerah NSW
$65
The Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course delivers the essential principles, skills and knowledge to maintain or restore breathing and circulation in an adult, child or infant. The course content is based on the policies and standards of the Australian Resuscitation Council.
OCT
23
Mental Health Disorders Training for Rural Practitioners
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019 9 AM - 5 PM
22 View Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD
$850
There are six topics in the workshop: Introduction Depression and Risk Planning: Organising Chronic Care and Comorbidity Anxiety and Somatisation Patient Education and Support Using Medication and Chronic Care
OCT
23
Sexually Transmissible Infections (STIs) | Webinar
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019 2 PM - 3 PM
Free
This webinar covers the different types of STIs and their presentations, the impact of STIs on individuals, priority populations, risk factors for STIs, and contact tracing. The role of nurses and midwives in providing STI screening and management; resources and referral pathways will also be covere...
OCT
23
Central Coast Male infertility and what is sexual dysfunction? ...
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019 6 PM - 9 PM
4 Ash Street Terrigal, 2260
FREE
Free GP Event  Dinner included   Male infertility and  what is sexual dysfunction? 2 CPD points each total 4 CPD points Rego from 6pm commencing 6.30pm Terrace Bar and Grill  Terrigal Sponsered by IVF Australia Male infertility No man is an island – insights into male infertility Infertility i...