Teleheath Training & Support
> Remotely caring for your patients via telehealth technologies is now a realistic option in Australia
Telehealth refers to the use of telecommunications technologies to provide distance care to patients. Telehealth can provide an extremely time efficient way to compliment your ongoing patient care, particularly in the aged care, disability and rural health sector.
> Telehealth Training + CPD points
Healthfirst Network™ can help you understand Telehealth technologies and how it can assist with patient care by offering you a Telehealth training session, including CPD points. GPs, Specialists, Practice Nurses, Practice Managers/staff, Aged care staff, and other health professionals can participate. These will be available at various venues throughout South Australia. See our website below for all event venues.
See our Events Calendar for upcoming sessions.
> Telehealth Competency Units (Skill Set)
Healthfirst Training Australia™ has also developed a Telehealth skill set comprising of three competency units.
Healthfirst Training Australia™ are taking ‘EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST’ from organisations, health professionals and support staff who wish to undertake the Telehealth skill set.
RACGP Telehealth Implementation Guidelines and Standards:
The standards are an addendum to the RACGP Standards for general practices (4th edition) and include additional explanatory material for existing criteria which have particular significance for safety and quality in a telehealth context.
If you are not ready for telehealth video-consulting but would like to do some e-consulting, then have a look at Ozdocsonline: https://www.ozdocsonline.com.au/
Page updated 8/12