news

Supporting Aged Care Residents with Chronic Conditions and Complex Care during COVID 19

Tuesday 1 June 2021, 7.00pm - 8.00pm

We extend this invitation to GPs, GP Registrars and other Primary Health Care Professionals

Facilitator: Jane Calligeros – Owner / Lead Consultant

Jane has 18 years of Nursing experience; the last seven years working in General Practice. Jane began her nursing career in 2000 after completing her Bachelor of Nursing in Newcastle.

Jane followed her passion of Primary Health Care in 2006 including Post Graduate qualifications in Chronic Disease Management in 2015.

Jane’s goals relating to improving management, early detection and prevention strategies for patients at risk or with established Chronic Disease have been grounded and improved whilst working in General Practice Services, both large and small, including Indigenous Health services.

Jane was nominated in 2015 and 2017 for an APNA Best Practice Award in Chronic Disease Management for her accomplishments in Indigenous Health.
Her previous experience in Community and Occupational Health saw her coordinating and implementing off-site services for patients and corporate clients.

Jane’s unique nursing background and knowledge of funding mechanisms, Medicare Item Number requirements is a valuable resource for General Practice and continues to make CDM Plus leaders in their field.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the temporary MBS changes for GPs and other Primary Health Care Professionals
  • Apply MBS learning to better support aged care residents with chronic conditions

This event is for GPs, GP Registrars, Nurses and other Primary Health Care Professionals and has been allocated one (1) Educational Activity point with ACRRM and two (2) CPD Activity points with RACGP for the 2020 – 2022 triennium. 

Presented by GPEx and funded by Country SA PHN

Register Here
Share this article