Incorporated with the practical teaching session on Mirena insertion, this extra information and assessment are necessary to attain the certificate of completion from HPMI.

SOC Course

To Complete this course as an ALM:

  • Complete the Predisposing activity before attempting this online course
  • Then read the content and answer the ALM activities in the chapters marked with *
  • Participate in the SOC Forum
  • Reinforcing activity - complete the assessment

By the end of this ALM, the participant should be able to:

  • Understand the management of the pregnant woman exposed to viruses.
  • Perform appropriate screening of the pregnant woman to manage risks. Identify the challenging issues of shared obstetric care.
  • Recognise and manage mental health disorders in pregnancy and what medications are safe to use.
  • To explore a systematic process for managing antenatal patients
  • To recognise issues with the safety of antenatal women in the general practice environment 

Upon successfully completing all components of this ALM you will be eligible to receive 40 category 1 points from the RACGP

An enrolment key should have been sent to you via email, if you do not have the enrolment key for this course please contact anne.feletti@newcastle.edu.au

The online component of the wound closure course

Dealing with Ear Wax in General Practice Nursing

ear exam small

Syringing a patient's ears is usually performed to remove the cerumen (wax). Although a common procedure it is invasive with the potential to cause discomfort or even injury to the patient

An enrolment key should have been sent to you via email, if you do not have the enrolment key for this course please contact anne.feletti@newcastle.edu.au

Read the section on How to Wash Your Hands, then take the quiz to finish this module