Dealing with and preventing suicide in workplaces | Mildura CANCELLEDRegional heart failure forum | Swan Hill CANCELLEDCOVID-19 and general practice webinar | OnlineInvesting in general practice | MilduraDual Diagnosis Essentials | Mildura WAIT LIST ONLYIntroduction to Suboxone prescribing | MilduraIntroduction to Motivational Interviewing | Mildura FULLY BOOKEDWorld Suicide Prevention Day community event | MilduraIntroduction to Suboxone prescribing | Swan Hill

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September 2019

Introduction to Suboxone prescribing | Swan Hill

September 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Swan Hill Club, 5-17 McCallum Street
Swan Hill, VIC 3585 Australia
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SafeScript has the potential to identify patients with previously unrecognised opioid dependence. This session with Cam Cail, an experienced pharmacotherapy prescriber passionate about improving access to treatment for opioid dependence, will introduce you to Suboxone prescribing. The training aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge to commence prescribing Suboxone with confidence. Learning outcomes Outline attributes of the opioid dependent patient cohort List methods of screening for opioid dependence Describe the process of Suboxone prescribing List the permit requirements…

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World Suicide Prevention Day community event | Mildura

September 10, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Ornamental Lakes Park Mildura, VIC 3500 Australia + Google Map
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You are invited to attend a free community event to mark World Suicide Prevention Day. The event is being led by a local emerging suicide prevention network, together with Murray PHN, as part of the Mildura place-based suicide prevention trial activities. Hear from guest speakers, who will share their lived experience of suicide to enhance community understanding of mental health, suicide, stigma and its impacts Discover the types of support available in our community, by speaking with or collecting information…

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October 2019

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing | Mildura FULLY BOOKED

October 14, 2019 @ 9:15 am - October 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
Quality Inn Mildura Grand, 129 Seventh Street
Mildura, VIC 3500 Australia
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This two-day training aims to develop a skilled workforce that is better equipped to support people who experience co-occurring mental health and substance misuse issues. Participants will gain an understanding of the spirit of motivational interviewing (MI). A range of exercises and video material will be used in this training session. Learning outcomes The training will introduce participants to the four stages of MI, and the core OARS micro-skills (open-ended questions, affirmations, reflections and summaries). This training qualifies for 12…

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December 2019

Introduction to Suboxone prescribing | Mildura

December 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Quality Hotel Mildura Grand, Corner Seventh Street and Langtree Avenue
Mildura , Victoria 3500 Australia
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SafeScript has the potential to identify patients with previously unrecognised opioid dependence. This session with Cam Cail, an experienced pharmacotherapy prescriber passionate about improving access to treatment for opioid dependence, will introduce you to Suboxone prescribing. The training aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge to commence prescribing Suboxone with confidence. At the close of the training session, we hope to have a brief discussion about the possibility of convening a Clinical Network for Addiction Management in Mildura.…

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February 2020

Dual Diagnosis Essentials | Mildura WAIT LIST ONLY

February 17 @ 9:30 am - February 18 @ 4:30 pm
Quality Hotel Mildura Grand, Corner Seventh Street and Langtree Avenue
Mildura , Victoria 3500 Australia
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This two-day training workshop aims to develop a skilled workforce that is better equipped to support people who experience co-occurring mental health and substance misuse issues; otherwise referred to as dual diagnosis. Click here for full details on the flyer This event is sold out. Click here to join the wait list

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March 2020

Investing in general practice | Mildura

March 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Quality Hotel Mildura Grand, Corner Seventh Street and Langtree Avenue
Mildura , Victoria 3500 Australia
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Free

The 2019 inaugural Murray PHN General Practice Investment Strategy signalled a new way of commissioning work within general practice which we are pleased to continue in 2020. We have funding packages and service-based opportunities that include: Care coordination for patients with chronic disease Improving access to after hours services Mental health services for hard-to-reach populations Chronic disease remote patient monitoring Supporting mental health and AOD services in general practice Join us at launch events across our region to learn more…

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COVID-19 and general practice webinar | Online

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

GPs and their staff are invited to join our COVID-19 and general practice webinar (as per DHHS and DoH updates). Presented by Margaret Jennings, Microbiologist and Infection Prevention & Control Consultant/Educator. Click here to download the flyer Click here to register

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Regional heart failure forum | Swan Hill CANCELLED

March 24 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Glencoe Room, 5/17 McCallum Street
Swan Hill, Victoria 3585 Australia
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The Heart Foundation invites you to join us for an evening to learn and collaborate in promoting a safe discharge and supporting the self management of those with living with heart failure. Nurses, allied health, and medical professionals working in regional hospitals in Swan Hill  and surrounds are encouraged to join us for this engaging and interactive forum, proudly funded by Murray PHN. Click here for more information on the flyer Due to COVID-19, this event has been cancelled.

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Dealing with and preventing suicide in workplaces | Mildura CANCELLED

March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunraysia Institute of TAFE auditorium, 453 Benetook Avenue
Mildura, Australia
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Workplace managers, human resources professionals, health and safety representatives and Employee Assistance Program (EAP) providers are invited to attend a free forum to assist them to feel more confident in creating mentally healthy workplaces and to prevent, identify and respond to suicidality in the workplace. The forum will present a range of available information, resources and support, including a new toolkit to assist workplaces to plan and manage their responses. Click here to download the flyer To protect our medical…

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An Introduction to e-Mental Health Applications in General Practice | Mildura CANCELLED

March 27 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Mildura Private Hospital, 220 Thirteenth Street
Mildura, Victoria 3500 Australia
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Free

Dr Jan Orman MBBS M Psych Med is the Black Dog Institute’s GP Services Consultant and GP lead for the Australian Government’s e-Mental Health in Practice Project (eMHPrac). Dr Orman will deliver this program to health practitioners to support expanded use of e-mental health technologies in primary care. Expanded use of clinician supported online (low intensity) treatments is an area identified by the recent Productivity Commission inquiry into mental health and supported by the National Suicide Prevention Adviser. Clinician-supported online…

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