This in depth four (4) day course (Acute and Chronic Modules) for health professions to refresh and develop their skills and knowledge of respiratory care and the holistic management of respiratory illness.
Acute (2 days) and Chronic (2 days) care are covered in modules which may be attended in a single sitting (4 days) or in either order throughout the year.
Delegates may elect to attend the full course (acute and chronic) or attend individual Modules, in any order, as standalone courses or at different times within the year.
Presentations will be delivered by a range of experts in the field of repiratory management @ the Alfred and beyond.
Artificial airways and intercostal catheters (practical)
Respiratory device use (practical session)
Management of end stage lung disease
Advance care planning
Cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis
Chronic illness management
Self management principles
Psychological effects of chronic lung disease
Sleep apnoea (visit to sleep lab)
$895 - Includes morning tea, lunch and course material.
Alfred Staff discounts apply
$600 - Module Rate (Day 1& 2, 3&4) - No further discounts apply (Acute - Monday/Tuesday, Chronic - Wednesday/Thursday)
CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
This activity has been approved for 28 CPD points.
You will be sent a predisposing activity prior to the course which will need to be completed and returned before the program commences.
To qualify for 28 points, participants must complete the predisposing and reinforcing activities and the feedback form.
Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the end of the course.
Participants may choose to complete the course assessment comprising: Two multi-choice/short answer questionnaires and One case study. Participants who successfully complete the assessment will also be sent a Certificate of Successful Completion.
Location & Time
Sessions generally kickoff at 8:45 for 9:00 am start finishing 5pm daily.
A+ Education Centre
The Alfred, 89 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004
The following companies have provided financial support for the centre and/or specific support for this event and will be participating in the Sponsors’ Exhibition on the day of the event: TBC
Educational material has been developed independently of any sponsors.