Chronic Disease Management Workshops

For healthcare providers, prioritising the health and wellbeing of your patients could mean reviving proactive approaches to Chronic Disease Management (CDM).
You have asked for CDM training and WVPHN have answered!
WVPHN are offering Chronic Disease Management Workshops across the region at no cost to your clinic.

The workshops will be presented by Sara Drew from APNA and will cover a range of topics including the fundamentals of chronic disease management, models of care management and patient-centred care planning.

There will be three sessions available and nurses are able to choose whichever one they want to attend. They will be in person workshops at Hamilton, Ballarat and Geelong.

Ballarat - 28 May 10am-4pm
Hamilton - 29 May 10am-4pm
Geelong - 30 May 9am-3pm

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Welcome to Practice Connect

Practice Connect and our team of Practice Facilitators are here to provide support to general practices in western Victoria by supporting your team to improve the health and wellbeing of people you are caring for. We do this by enhancing sustainability, viability and supporting improved patient outcomes through continuous quality improvement. 

Our Practice Connect tool kits provide a comprehensive range of materials to improve all aspects of running and managing a general practice. We also provide additional support by visiting your practice, over the phone or via email. Our service is provided free-of-charge to all general practices across the Western Victoria PHN region.

We will also support you and your team on various aspects of practice management including optimising the Medical Benefits Schedule, preparing for accreditation, digital health, Practice Incentive Program – Quality Improvement and more.

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