76204 - CPR for General Practice
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To consolidate General Practice clinical staff, BLS skills and knowledge. To develop and reinforce BLS skills of non-clinical General Practice Staff.
To familiarise participants with the use of the Practice emergency equipment including AED’s
RACGP requirement for GPs to complete a CPR course in 2017-2016 QI&CPD triennium.
RACGP’s Standards for general practices (4th edition) state that GPs must be ‘suitably qualified and trained and maintain the necessary knowledge and skills to provide good clinical care and recommends non-clinical staff complete a CPR course.
Aust Resuscitation Council recommend CPR be updated annually.
GP feedback to previous CPD activity recommend frequent on-going CPR training to maintain skills.