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GERIATRIC AND GP PLACEMENT

Dear Students

Welcome to the Geriatric and GP Placement Website

NOTES FOR STUDENTS

Tutorials will be held in The Adelaide G-TRAC Centre Resthaven, Paradise 61 Silkes Road Paradise. If you enter via the Administration and Deliveries entrance, the Adelaide G-TRAC Centre is located in the first building on the right on the Monday 11.00am – 1.00pm, Wednesday 9.30am – 12.30pm & Thursday 9.30am – 12.30pm.

They will begin with an introduction to components of your general practice placement. You will also take part in small group learning activities which will improve your understanding of the management of patients with chronic diseases that are commonly seen in general practice

As part of your preparation for your GP placement, you will take part in a short series of tutorials which will help you to start thinking in a GP way. It will be assumed that you have completed the on-line tutorial from Medicare about the MBS billing system.


http://www.medicareaustralia.gov.au/provider/business/education/e-learning.jsp

Select the tutorial Medicare and You - for new health professionals.


Typical Timetable

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

GP Tutorial

Geriatrics

GP Tutorial

GP Tutorial

Geriatrics

Geriatrics

Geriatrics
TQEH
Lectures

Geriatrics
Modbury
Lectures

Geriatrics
RAH
Lectures

Geriatrics

 

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

GP Placement

 

READING MATERIALS

Notifiable Disease List

Fitness to Drive

Medical Board SA Treating Family

Medical Board SA Treating Self Draft

PSR 2008 Case Descriptions

PSR Scheme Booklet

 

Preparing your presentation

Placements in your timetable are final and NO swapping is allowed!
Please do not make arrangements with Supervisors or fellow Students to swap any of your placements.
Examples of reasons that will NOT be considered are: convenience of transport, proximity to friends etc.

Exceptions may be granted in extreme circumstances, however, all queries must be directed to the

Clinical Placements Team


Please make sure you contact your practice at least ONE WEEK BEFORE YOUR PLACEMENT STARTS as some practices have more than one practice and you may be required to attend a different practice to the one on the placement information link below

Please note GP Workbooks need to be returned to the Clinical Placement Team by the first Tuesday after your placement


GP Placement Information


Tutorial Information


Practice Contact Details


Geriatric and GP Clinical Placement Student Workbook