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We have indefinitely postponed some of our events over the next few months, and moved others to virtual meetings. 

Webinar
Hosted By

Safer Care Victoria in partnership with the Western Victorian Primary Health Network

Date & Time
-
Location

Online only - register via the link to watch the live stream. 

A recording of the webinar will be available afterwards. 

Cost
Free
Description

This webinar is aimed at  general practitioners, GP registrars and GP practice nurses.

It will cover:

  • appropriate treatment options for children with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) or recurrent tonsillitis.
  • paediatric statewide HealthPathways
  • consumer resources to support parents in making a decision about tonsillectomy

1 RACGP Category Two Points

Learning outcomes

  • Improve recognition of obstructive sleep apnoea in children and apply evidence based treatments
  • Promote awareness of a new resource to support parental decision making for lowest risk and most effective treatment options for snoring and recurrent sore throat
  • Improve knowledge of patient selection for referral to ENT services

Speakers

  • Assoc. Prof. Gillian Nixon, Safer Care Victoria and Monash Children’s Hospital
  • Mr Mark Guirguis, ENT Specialist Surgeon, Ballarat

More information

Sophie Bond, Western Victoria Primary Health Network

Sophie.Bond@westvicphn.com.au

(03) 5304 5623

Priscilla Stephenson, Safer Care Victoria

paediatric.clinicalnetwork@safercare.vic.gov.au

phone (03) 9096 7534

Page last updated: 30 Oct 2019