GPLO National Conference

GPLO National Conference

Submitted on 18/03/2016

AHHA in partnership with Capital Health Network and in association with the GP Liaison Units of The Canberra Hospital and Calvary Health Care Bruce was pleased to present the General Practice Liaison Officer National Conference.

Didactic presentations from the day were filmed by Medical Update and are availble for download along with presentations from a wide variety of other conferences through the ArmChair Medical App. Below are the presentations from the day, available as a PDF download or as a video to be watch.

Welcome to Country
Ms Selena Walker, representing the Ngunnawal Nation

Keynote Address
Professor Kirsty Douglas, professor of General Practice, ANU Medical School
View this presentation (PDF) or watch it below

 


Supporting Patient Outcomes Through Organised Networks (SPOT ON) - a hospital avoidance pilot program
​ Dr Jon Harper, Di Cross and Dr Sandra Peters –SPOTON Project Team Central Queensland, Wide Bay, Sunshine Coast Primary Health Network
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or watch it below
 


Right Place, Right Person Care
Dr Sandra Peters,  GP Liaison Officer, Nambour General Hospital, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service
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or watch it below
 


Reducing re-presentations of elderly patients to the Emergency Department
​Dr Anil Paramadhathil, Director, Geriatric Medicine, Canberra Hospital and Health Service
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or watch it below
 


On Time at The Right Time – Active Waitlist Management in Outpatients
​ ​Presented by Bronwyn Buckley–  GP Liaison Coordinator, Authored by Dr Louise O’Reilly GP Liaison Program Coordinator, Mater Health Services
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​"Going with the flow" - a GPLO's experience of clinical streaming ​
​Dr James Martin –  GP Liaison Officer, Brisbane North Primary Health Network
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or watch it below
 


3 Years of GP Liaison – Managing Specialist Outpatient Waiting List
Dr Debra Caroll –  GP Liaison Officer, Toowoomba Hospital, Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service
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or watch it below
 


Improving Antenatal Clinic Communication from GPs
Dr Clare Matthews –  Liaison GP, Osborne Park Hospital, WA
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or watch it below
 


Discharge Improvements project for residents of aged care facilities (RACF)
Dr David Isaac, GP Liaison Consultant, St Vincent’s Hospital, Victoria
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or watch it below
 


Assessing the quality of discharge summary content at Peninsula Health using the SAIL
Jennifer Sidwell, GP Liaison Unit Project Officer and Dr Joanne Newton, GP Liaison Consultant, Frankston Hospital, Peninsula Health Victoria​
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or watch it below


Thank you to our Tabletop Presentations from the day:

  • Upskilling GPs
    Bianca Bell and Dr Jo Silva – Western Health Victoria
  • Use of GPs as Prevocational Medical Education Officers in the education of JMOs and discharge summaries – a Canberra initiative
    Dr Michelle Barrett and Dr Caroline Luke – Canberra Hospital
     
  • Do pain management programs work for compensable clients?
    Dr Anne Daly – Physiotherapy & Pain Management Consultant, Work Safe Victoria
    View this presentation (PDF)
    Resource - Pain perspectives for GPs 2016
    Resource - Pain resources for patients and clinicians 2016

     
  • Use of the Electronic Operation Report as a prompt relevant discharge summary for overnight stay surgical patients
    Dr Clare Matthews – Liaison GP, Osborne Park Hospital, Western Australia
    View this presentation (PDF)

     
  • Shared care of children with ADHD on stimulant medication – how can we achieve this?
    Dr Dana Newcomb – GP and GPLO, Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital Queensland
    View this presentation (PDF)

     
  • Supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to self-identify in mainstream services
    Narelle Ritchie – Project Officer, Northern Territory PHN
    View this presentation (PDF)

     
  • Outpatient Website: Creation process, expansion state-wide and effects on referral quality, clinic processes and patient access.
    Dr Liz Webber – GP Liaison Officer, Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmanian Health Service
    View this presentation (PDF)
    Website discussed in Liz's presentation:
    http://www.outpatients.tas.gov.au/

Sponsors

The GPLO Conference was made possible through the support of our sponsors:

  • Alzheimer’s Australia ACT
  • Armchairmedical
  • BOQ Specialist
  • HESTA
  • KinCare
  • mi-Clinic
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