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GP Education

As part of our ongoing commitment to general practitioners' education, Knox Private Hospital in conjunction with our Eastern network of hospitals, Ringwood Private Hospital, Bellbird Private Hospital and The Victorian Rehabilitation Centre, offers a wide range of Category 1 & Category 2 RACGP accredited Quality Improvement and Continuing Professional Development (QI & CPD) events throughout the year.

Our education program assists general practitioners to fullfil mandatory accreditation criteria set out by the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).

For further information about Category 1 & 2 activities please contact one of our Business Development Managers:


Joanne Koutsantonis
Business Development & GP Liaison Manager
T: (03) 9566 2709
E: Joanne.Koutsantonis@healthscope.com.au


Alexandra Kent
Business Development & GP Liaison Manager
T: (03) 9210 7006
E: Alex.Kent@healthscope.com.au




Upcoming GP Events

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Quality Assurance and Continuing Professional Development Program (QA & CPD) includes the promotion of GP participation in effective and efficient quality assurance and continuing professional development by encouraging and identifying high quality activities for GPs.

Healthscope has achieved both Endorsed Provider (Category 2) and Accredited Provider (Category 1) status with the RACGP.

Our dedicated continuation of education programs assist general practitioners to fulfil their accreditation criteria set out by the RACGP.


Knox Annual GP Medical Update- 2018

Head to Toe G.P. Update


Please join us for this 40 point CPD seminar

(Limited spaces available)


Date: Saturday 20th October 2018

Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Location: Novotel – Glen Waverley, Melbourne

285 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley VIC 3150

Tel: (61)3 8561 2345

www.novotelglenwaverly.com.au


Invitation:

Click here to view the invitation.


Speakers and Topics:

  • Mr Ron Jithoo – Neurosurgeon

Topic: Traumatic Brain injury

  • Kelli Gordijn - Cardiology Manager Knox Private Hospital

Topic: What can an echo tell me? Common and uncommon indications for cardiac imaging.

  • Dr Rajesh Bhatia - Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist

Topic: Gastroesophageal Reflex Disease (GERD) and medical management

  • Mr Kiron Bhatia - General, Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon

Topic: Weight loss surgery and current trends

  • Mr Francis Ma – Orthopaedic Surgeon

Topic: MAKO Robotic Assisted Partial and Total Knee Replacement

Topic: Diagnosing and Managing PCOS

*Based on the recommendations from the international evidence-based guideline (July 2018)

Topic: Prostate cancer; Is the technology really worth it?


RSVP:

To register for the Knox Annual GP Medical Update - 2018 - Cat 1 40 Point CPD Head to Toe GP Update please click here to fill out your details.


Application has been made for Category 1 (40 points) CPD accreditation and is subject to approval by the RACGP.


Sponsorship Opportunity

Gold Sponsorship Package: $7500 (2 positions available)

This package includes:

  • Banner on podium
  • Prime display position in trade rooms
  • Company Logo on invitation
  • Company Logo on Agenda
  • Opportunity to provide promotional material in Event Show Bag


Silver Sponsorship Package: $5000 (5 positions available)

This package includes:

  • Central display position in trade room
  • Display on Event Agenda
  • Mid display position in trade room
  • Opportunity to provide promotional material in Event Show Bag


Bronze Sponsorship Package: $2500 (10 positions available)

This package includes:

  • Opportunity to provide promotional material in Event Show Bag
  • Rear display position in trade room

For more details please contact:

Alex Kent- Business Development & GP Liaison Manager

Email: alex.kent@healthscope.com.au or Mobile: 0427948350


Enquires

Contact: Alexandra Kent- Business Development & GP Liaison Manager

Mobile: 0427 948 350

Email: knox.GeneralPractitioner@healthscope.com.au

Oncology Update

Good Breast Surgery, Radiotherapy and Rehabilitation

Please join us for this 4 point CPD Seminar.

(Limited spots available!)


Date: Wednesday 19th September 2018

Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm start- 9:00pm close

Venue: The Victorian Rehabilitation Centre- Function Room

499 Springvale Rd, Glen Waverley VIC 3150

(Between Ferntree Gully and Waverley Rd)

Complimentary Parking available for attendees


Speakers and Topics:

  • Miss Katrina Read (Breast Consultant and Surgeon)

Topic: Good Breast Surgery

  • Dr Michael Chao (Radiation Oncologist)

Topic: Update on Breast Cancer Radiotherapy

  • Dr Samantha Kennedy (Oncology Rehabilitation Physician)

Topic: Cancer Rehabilitation


RSVP

To register for the Oncology Update- Cat 2 (4 Point CPD) please click here to fill in your details.


Application has been made for Category 2 (4 Points) CPD accreditation and is subject to approval by the RACGP.


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