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On-demand 30 May 2013   Budgeting and Cash Flow
Anxiety about finance can affect people throughout their lives, even when they have high incomes which is common for healthcare practitioners. However, budgeting can reduce anxiety and pave the way fo ...
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On-demand 30 May 2014   Debt Management
Whether it’s your own personal finance or that of your clinic/practice, people and businesses will almost always acquire a loan, and thus debt, at some point. Most individuals will acquire a loan for ...
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On-demand 30 May 2014   Understanding Insurance
Insurance policies can be complex and even the policies we may understand more readily such as car and home & contents insurance policies can be hard to understand. This module covers basics such as t ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   The heavier side of practice - A Dietitian's advice on discussing obesity with patients
This webinar will examine a variety of challenges primarily dealing with the assessment and treatment of overweight and obese patients. Alicia will discuss the clinico-legal risks of failing to addres ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Practising under adversity - claims, complaints & investigations
Practising under adversity - claims, complaints & investigations
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   A risk mitigation guide for international graduates
International practitioners make a valuable contribution to Australian healthcare, especially in rural communities. Without you, many Australians would find it difficult and in some cases, near imposs ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Contemporary patient communication
In recent years many medical and dental practices and practitioners have increasingly communicated with patients via email, SMS or phone. Examples include confirming appointments and recalls/follow up ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Don't be caught off guard - the ins and outs of contemporary dentistry
The face of modern dentistry is changing and more than ever, dentists are required to keep up to date with public demand. A number of contemporary issues will be covered in this webinar so you don't g ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   AHPRA unplugged: What they do and why
We all know AHPRA is the regulator of registered health professionals in Australia. But exactly what are they trying to achieve when they receive and consider a notification about you? What is the pro ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Colleagues in difficulty
Would you know how to read the signs of a colleague in trouble? Dr Stephen Jurd, a Consultant Psychiatrist, will provide some meaningful tools to assist.
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Medicare monitoring and the PSR
Did you know you are legally responsible for services billed to Medicare under your Medicare provider number OR in your name? The Department of Health has developed sophisticated methods of detecting ...
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Dental: The first 5 years - practising with confidence
This webinar will provide greater clarity of your scope of practice and how this impacts your legal and professional responsibilities and employment status.
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On-demand 13 Jun 2016   Mandatory Reporting 101
In this webinar, we will explore some of the grey area surrounding when to mandatory report. Your report should be free of bias or partiality. We will also look at some of the legal ramifications if y ...
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On-demand 14 Jun 2016   Privacy and Confidentiality
This unit discusses confidentiality and privacy, specifically focusing on the medical and dental professions. Issues such as law enforcement, compliance and patient confidentiality are also covered.
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On-demand 14 Jun 2016   Taking care of oneself
Depression and anxiety among healthcare practitioners is on the rise. Unfortunately, there seems to be a reluctance in seeking help when it comes to their own mental health. Managing anxiety and depre ...
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