E-dgy Issues Program

December 2nd, 2014 (No Comments)

Course Overview In 2014 and 2015, RACMA delivered eight e-debates and discussions to doctors, based on contemporary and ‘edgy issues’ that were current to health services, medical and clinical administration. Some of this content may now be out of date, however the topics remain relevant across regional, rural and remote Australia. The EIP was delivered […]

Incident Monitoring – The KIMMS Program

November 20th, 2014 (No Comments)

Course Overview The RCPA KIMMS QAP has now ended so this course content is out of date and no longer available. It aimed to monitor the pre- and post-analytical phase of the laboratory quality systems thus extending measurement of quality to the entire quality system. The KIMMS program was designed to provide pathology practices with […]

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health

November 13th, 2014 (No Comments)

Course Overview Supporting health professionals in improving knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mental health care to achieve better outcomes.

Intercultural Learning

July 30th, 2014 (No Comments)

Course Overview Cultural competency and safety eLearning activities provide professional development in intercultural skills using examples from a range of cultures within Australia. The modules provide information on recognising one’s own and other people’s cultural expectations; intercultural communication; the links among values, beliefs and behaviours; and strategic skills for cultural adaptation. There is also a […]

Practical Obstetric Multi-Professional Training: PROMPT

March 25th, 2014 (No Comments)

PROMPT is a train the trainer program that focuses on training the obstetric team generally made up of obstetricians, anaesthetists and midwives. PROMPT focuses on teamwork in managing common obstetric emergencies such as……….

Rural Procedural Audit

February 17th, 2014 (No Comments)

This project aims to provide an electronic data collect tool that facilitates the collation and individualised reporting of comprehensive audit data for selected procedures carried out in the rural areas. View the project details here.

A National Management and Leadership Peer Review Group for Clinical Managers

February 17th, 2014 (No Comments)

This project has established a network of managers and leaders throughout Australia who come together bimonthly to present and discuss their own workplace related cases with peers. This network is open to specialist medical managers (Fellows of the RACMA), other RACMA members and specialists from other colleges who occupy management or leadership roles.

Enhancing performance through Self Audit and Peer Review

February 17th, 2014 (No Comments)

This project complements the “National Management and Leadership Peer Review Group for Medical Managers” project, by adding a Self Audit and Peer Review tool for the use of clinical leaders and managers to utilise in support of their own professional development and performance enhancement.

Indigenous Health

February 10th, 2014 (No Comments)

Course Overview This resource is no longer available as it is out of date (originally developed in 2012) This series of podcasts focused on providing resources to Australian rural and regional Fellows, trainees and international medical graduate specialists, though the principles discussed were also relevant to urban practice. The underlying importance of respect applies to […]

Management Essentials

January 24th, 2014 (No Comments)

Course Overview This course was designed and developed as a result of grant provided by the Rural Health Continuing Education Sub-program (RHCE) Stream One. The course was originally developed as a means for continuing professional development of rural specialist medical practitioners. However, it was recognised early on as an important educational resource for trainees of […]