GPTT GP Supervisior, Dr Jane Hampson, of Mowbray Medical, has been named the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners Tasmanian GP Supervisor of 2019. For Dr Jane Hampson, getting to know families and offering ongoing support is one of the main reasons she loves being a community general practitioner. The other reason is her passion […]discover more
Dr Georgia Bavin knew she wanted to move to Tasmania for the lifestyle but got more than she had ever dreamed of when it came to her GP training. I applied to General Practice Training Tasmania in 2014, so my husband and I could move to Tasmania for the lifestyle,” Dr Georgia said. “We have lived in Launceston […]discover 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
The Board of General Practice Training Tasmania is pleased to announce the appointment of Judith Dew as the new Chief Executive Officer. Judy has held senior positions with Healthscope in Hobart since 2014. This included the position of General Manager and Finance Manager of St Helens Private Hospital and Finance Manager of the Hobart Private Hospital. Previous […]
On Friday 30 November, to mark the beginning of this year’s Aboriginal Cultural Education Camp, General Practice Training Tasmania (GPTT) in collaboration with the Tasmanian Aboriginal community launched their Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan to formalise their commitment to improving Aboriginal health in Tasmania. GPs play an important role in providing access to health care, and […]
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.