The Resuscitation Update - Maternity and Gynaecological Emergencies

The Update is designed for pre-hospital and emergency clinicians and will focus on the essentials of clinical and non-clinical care of maternity and gynaecological emergencies. This event is specifically targeted to assist clinicians who are not often exposed to maternity and gynaecological emergencies. It will assist you to enhance your knowledge and develop your skills and confidence in caring for this complex and often sensitive patient group.

ūüďÖ 2021 Course dates coming soon. Register your interest today.

The Resuscitation Update – Maternity and Gynaecological Emergencies
2021 date coming soon

 

This Resuscitation Update is presented by Alfred Emergency Education in collaboration with The Royal Women’s Hospital @ Sandringham.

The Update is designed for pre-hospital and emergency clinicians (paramedics, nurses and doctors), and will focus on the essentials of clinical and non-clinical care of maternity and gynaecological emergencies.

This event is specifically targeted to assist clinicians who – like our staff at The Alfred – are not often exposed to maternity and gynaecological emergencies. It will assist you to enhance your knowledge and develop your skills and confidence in caring for this complex and often sensitive patient group.

Topics include:

  • Grief and trauma in maternity and gynaecological emergencies
  • Common gynaecological and early pregnancy conditions ‚Äď how to prioritise and protect the life of the mother and baby
  • The A-B-C’s; the current evidence regarding care for the mother and baby
  • When¬†to call the experts…

The keynote speaker for the event is Keren Ludski, CEO РRed Nose Australia , who will share her professional and personal experiences during the symposium.

This program is accredited by the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine.

The Resuscitation Update – Maternity and Gynaecological Emergencies
2021 date coming soon

 

* Program subject to change

0845 Р0900   Registration and networking

0900 Р0905   Welcome

SESSION 1: Grief and trauma in maternity and gynaecological emergencies

0905 Р0915   Maternity and gynaecological emergencies Рa silent tragedy

0915 – 0945¬† ¬†How to support families and yourself –¬†Keren Ludski, CEO, Red Nose Australia

0945 – 1000¬† ¬†Practicalities: what happens after a loss in the emergency care setting –¬†Sharon Kirsopp, Reproductive Loss Co-ordinator, The Royal Women’s Hospital

1000 – 1015¬† ¬†Legalities: what do you need to know and do –¬†Forensic Physician, Coroners Court of Victoria

1015 Р1045   Panel discussion

1045 Р1115   MORNING BREAK

SESSION 2: Gynaecological and early pregnancy conditions ‚Äď how to prioritise and protect life

1115 – 1145¬† ¬†Common gynaecological and early pregnancy emergencies‚Äď what to do when they come through the door –¬†Dr Pav Nanayakkara, Epworth Hospital

1145 – 1200¬† ¬†Emergency delivery ‚Äď who, what, when, why, how –¬†Dr Rebecca Szabo, Obstetrician/Gynaecologist, The Royal Women’s Hospital

1200 – 1215¬† ¬†Resuscitative hysterotomy –¬†Dr Len Mathews, Obstetrician, The Royal Women’s Hospital

1215 – 1230¬† ¬†Creative, successful strategies for managing obstetric emergencies in limited resource settings –¬†Bree Bulle, Consultant Midwife & Director Regional Maternal and Perinatal Mortality and Morbidity Committees, The Royal Women’s Hospital

1230 Р1300   Panel discussion: Delivering care in a low-resource setting with first world expectations

1300 – 1345 LUNCH BREAK

SESSION 3: The ABC’s: current evidence

1345 – 1400¬† ¬†What to do for mum –¬†Simon Roberts, Anaesthetist, Western Health

1400 – 1415¬† ¬†What to do for baby –¬†Dr Catherine Lynch,¬†Paediatrician, Alfred Health

1415 Р1445   Panel discussion: Q & A for ABC session

SESSION 4: When to call the experts

1445 Р1500   PIPER: Perinatal/obstetric advice -Jacqui Smit, Medical Director, Paediatric Infant and Perinatal Retrieval (PIPER)

1500 Р1515   PIPER: Neonatal and paediatric РDonna Miller, Paediatric Infant and Perinatal Retreival (PIPER)

1515 Р1530   Neonatologist/paediatrician

1530 Р1600   Panel discussion: What do we need to be better equipped?

1600 Р1605   CLOSE

 

 
The Resuscitation Update – Maternity and Gynaecological Emergencies
2021 date coming soon

 

REGISTRATION FEES

Medical
AUD $225.00 (plus GST)

Nursing/Allied Health/OtherAdministration
AUD $100.00 (plus GST)

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Due to the corona virus pandemic, course dates that require in-person attendance are subject to change based on government advice.

If you are showing any symptoms of COVID-19 or have been in contact with a person that has been diagnosed with COVID-19 at the time of course delivery, we request you transfer or cancel your registration.

Please note, when you register, you will be agreeing to the following:

Disclaimer: The content of this course is directed at appropriately licensed and trained practitioners. It represents current information about the provision of emergency medical care. It is not intended to replace, and should not be construed as medical advice. Any concerns regarding a medical diagnosis or treatment should not be directed to a medical practitioner.
Course cancellation: In very rare cases, due to clinical demand or other unforeseen, unavoidable reasons, courses may need to be cancelled. In this instance registrants will be advised urgently and will receive a full refund for registration fees.

REFUND POLICY

Substitution:
If, after booking an event you are unable to attend, you are welcome to nominate someone else to attend in your place. Please advise substitutions via email so a correct name tag will be available at the registration desk. CPD hours will be allocated to the substitute delegate.

Refunds:
Cancellation more than 30 days before the event: 70% refund
Cancellation less than 30 days: no refund
Cancellation must be in writing.

The Resuscitation Update – Maternity and Gynaecological Emergencies
2021 date coming soon

 

For more information about this program, please contact the Program Coordinator.

Ann-Maree Guirguis
Alfred Health
Telephone: 03 9903 9298
Email: etc [@] alfred.org.au