CRANA Plus Webinars & Online Courses
CRANA Plus is committed to assisting rural and remote health care workers and students, and has courses and webinars available. For more information, visit their website HERE.
SARRAH September Aged Care Webinar: Australian Rural Aged Care Workforce: Precarity and Capacity
This webinar will present findings from a recent study led by Dr Sue Hodgkin in conjunction with aged care providers operating across a large rural part of Victoria. The webinar will focus on the impact of rural locations on care provision, and significantly on the capacity to maintain an appropriately skilled workforce.
When: Tuesday 29 September 2pm AEST,
Free for all SARRAH members. Further information and tickets can be found HERE.
Course: Transform your Approach to Service Planning (and Introduction) - Dr Anna Moran
Have you got an idea for your allied health service but don't know where to start? Have you got a new service or model of care that you think could work better but are struggling to conceptualise it? Or perhaps you are planning to re-design parts of your rural allied health service or business but need some help to get started?
This is a 4 week online course with a mix of video content, readings, tasks to complete, and discussions with other participants.
When: Starts October 19th
For further information and to register, visit the event page HERE.
SARRAH Telehealth Community of Practice
As remote working becomes the new norm, telehealth is more popular than ever. SARRAH is ready to support allied health professionals navigate telehealth. To find further info or join SARRAH's Telehealth Community of Practice, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their dedicated telehealth resource page HERE.
SARRAH Student telehealth placements resource
There is a great resource available from SARRAH about student telehealth placements. It is a copy of the presentation from a recent webinar. Access it via the link below:
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Allied Health and Nursing Education Outreach Program - Online Education Series:
Difficult Conversations and Child Wellbeing
- Difficult conversation in Paediatrics
- Responding to violence and aggression in the paediatrics
- Intimate partner (Family Violence) where children are involved
When: Tuesday 24th November 2020, 0900-1200
Free for all public health staff. For further information and bookings, visit this link: HERE.
Allied Health Paediatric Video Conference Series - October:
What's New in Deformational Plagiocephaly? Prevention, natural history, assessment and treatment. (Physiotherapy and Prosthetic & Orthotics Departments)
When: Wednesday 7th October, 1-2pm
Any allied health professional, allied health assistant, nurse and general practitioner who are interested are welcome to attend. Please register your interest by emailing
Breathing Better - Acute Paediatric Respiratory Care Course (online): The RCH Allied Health and Nursing Education Outreach Program
When: Tuesday 17th November 2020, 9am-10:45am
This online course will cover the nursing and physiotherapy considerations in the care of children with an acute respiratory illness. It will focus on children with various presentations of respiratory conditions and their acute management. A case study discussion will be highlighted.
The course is suited to any medical, nursing and allied health clinicians who are interested in expanding their knowledge on respiratory ward management and in particular, physiotherapists and nurses with developing respiratory experience.
See the course flyer HERE for more details and the Eventbrite registration link.
Please contact email@example.com if you have any questions about this course.
RWAV Rural Allied Health Education Grant
RWAV Allied Health Education Grant supports allied health practitioners working in private practice in Victoria to access educational, professional and skill development opportunities that are relevant to the development and provision of rural health and meet the needs of the community. For more information, visit the RWAV website HERE.
WestVic PHN and Murray PHN also have education available in regional and rural areas. See their websites for details of what is on in your region:
WestVic PHN: https://westvicphn.com.au/events-education/upcoming-events/
Murray PHN: https://www.murrayphn.org.au/events/