General Practice Training Tasmania has developed the Dementia Care Training and Education Program (DCTEP) for GPs and Practice Nursesdiscover more
GPTT registrars in Tasmania participate in training including specific cultural workshops and education activities designed to provide insight and awareness into a diverse range of patients and cases that they may encounter working in day-to-day general practice.discover more
GPTT Registrars are being encouraged to save the dates for the 2018 Aboriginal Cultural Education Camp to be held from 30 November to 2 December 2018 at ‘trawtha makminya’ near Bronte Park. Attendance at the Aboriginal Cultural Education Camp provides an alternate option to undertaking all three components of the GPTT registrar mandatory Aboriginal Health […]
An innovative Australia-first dementia care online resource developed by GPTT for GPs was launched in Hobart on 19 March by Federal Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt AM MP (pictured above with GPTT CEO Allyson Warrington). The Dementia Care Training and Education Program DCTEP aims to deliver tailored, quality training and education in dementia care to […]
Dr Kristen Fitzgerald is GPTT’s new Director of Education. Dr Fitzgerald previously worked in the School of Medicine at the University of Tasmania as Senior Lecturer in Rural Health and Coordinator of the First Year Case-Based Learning Program. She also works as a GP at General Practice Plus, South Hobart and is a member of […]
ALS1 and ALS2 are one and two-day courses respectively, focussing on developing advanced skills in managing the deteriorating patient in crisis.
ALS1 is designed for healthcare professionals with limited or infrequent exposure to crisis events requiring advanced life support.
ALS2 incorporates managing a deteriorating patient in cardiac arrest and is designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties, or to teach them on a regular basis. ALS2 is suitable for those working in critical care areas and/or a resuscitation/medical team.
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