Managing in the Aged Care Spotlight

14 – 20 March 2021 | Hamilton Island, Queensland

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Nurses for Nurses CPD Travel

07 4151 3884
[email protected] 

Nurses for Nurses CPD Travel

 02 6674 2577
[email protected]  

Managing in the Aged Care Spotlight

32 CPD Hours

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Welcome – we hope you enjoy exploring the Conference information below. If you would like to secure your place or have any further questions please complete the enquiry form or call Education at Sea on 02 6674 2577.

One of the key opportunities identified by the Royal Commission into the aged care sector is the importance of good management necessary to consistently meet the requirements of the quality and safety standards.

This Conference aims to provide you with knowledge and skill in critical areas of management in the aged care sector and the ongoing opportunity to continue your learning with our bespoke aged care managers course.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Understanding of what it means to be a manager in aged care and how to use your position to enhance the aged persons experience of the service.
  • Investigate the concepts of leadership, communication, performance management, clinical governance, and succession planning to enhance your performance and the performance of your team.
  • Explore the current funding models for aged care and review key accounting strategies – from profit and loss analysis to preventing fraud to maximise the dollars available for actual service delivery.
  • Review the Aged Care Quality Standards and the role of management in staff’s ability to delivery of same.

Not your typical Nursing CPD Conference

Our Presenters:

Elizabeth Wilmot

BA, Grad Dip Ed, GCM, GAICD, FILP

Elizabeth has been involved in education for over 30 years. Her experience includes teaching primary secondary, adult literacy, tutoring, executive professional development, coaching and developing high performing teams.

Over the last 10+ years, Elizabeth has focused on developing individual and teams across the health sector to achieve their potential through exploring the benefits of diversity in thinking preferences, managing for mutual outcomes and challenging the status quo. 

Pam Bridges

R.N., BACH in Social Welfare, Grad Dip Health Services 

Pam is Registered Nurse with a BA Social Welfare and a Graduate Diploma in Health Services Management.  Over her career she has been involved with a wide range of State and National Committees and Reference Groups representing industry views and interests.

Pam has been working at PBC – Pam Bridges Consulting – for the past six years where she has undertaken a wide range of tasks including Nurse Adviser, Expert Witness tasks for the Coroner, Complaint investigations, Gap audits and more.  This work has been carried out in both the residential and home care sectors.

Sue Walker

RN, BN, BN (ADMIN), MPHC (PALCARE), MACN

Specialist Nurse Educator

Sue Walker is a Director and co-founder of the Nurses for Nurses Network and the Nursing CPD Institute. As a Registered Nurse Sue holds Degrees in Nursing and Health Administration, a Master’s Degree in Primary Health Care majoring in Palliative Care, as well as a number of certificate courses in Psychiatry of Ageing, Gerontology, Chemotherapy Administration, Training and Assessment, and is also an Accredited Mental Health First Aid Trainer.

Conference Program:

The program content is provided by expert Educators with extensive clinical and education experience.

The Nurses for Nurses Network combines great education with fabulous travel adventures. We have taken a holistic approach to  Continuing Professional Development (CPD) to ensure you get the most out of your education-travel experience.

In the spirit of adult learning, the Conference is delivered in two formats. The live presentations delivered in the Conference Room and there is the online library which is open one month prior to the actual Conference dates. The library is an essential component of the entire Conference program.

The library consists of Conference material supplied by the Presenter/s which can include any of the following:

  • Research documents
  • Links to external information
  • Recorded Conference presentations
  • Electronic Notepads

The research documents and recorded Conference presentation form part of the Continuing Professional Development activities but are delivered to you prior to the commencement date so that you can start your Conference Program early. If you choose not to undertake these activities prior, there is a two week window post the Conference where the library remains open to you. You can also undertake the library activities during the actual Conference.

Below is a snapshot of the Conference Program.

day one: 14/03/21 | Hamilton Island

Take your time to unpack, settle into your accommodation and join us for the eveing.

Evening: Enjoy this opportunity to mingle with the other attendees at the complimentary drinks and Conference Registration function.

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day two: 15/03/21 | Conference day

Sessions presented today:

  • Managing Money Workshop
  • Managing People Workshop

 

day three: 16/03/21 | Conference day

Sessions presented today:

  • Managing Governance – Clinical
  • Managing Self

day four: 17/03/2021 | Explore Hamilton

There are so many fabulous things to do on Hamilton Island.

You may choose to explore on your own or join other conference delegates on one of the optional tours that we will create for you.

There will also be an optional dinner and networking session this evening.

More information about the optional tours and dinner will be available closer to the conference date.

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day Five: 18/03/21 | Conference day

Sessions presented today:

  • Managing Governance – Organisational
  • Managing Money

day Six: 19/03/21 | Conference day

Sessions presented today:

  • Managing People
  • Managing Self

Time & Venue: TBA | Conference Farewell Reception

Take this opportunity to enjoy complimentary Drinks and Canapes function as the conference draws to a close and we say farewell to new friends and colleagues.

Day Seven: 20/03/21 | Farewell Hamilton

 Safe travels!

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Conference Governance Committee

The Governance oversight for the content of this Conference program and the issuing of the associated CPD Certificate is provided by the Education Governance Committee of the Nursing CPD Institute (NCI). The NCI is committed to providing high quality, clinically relevant education for Nurses. They believe that the knowledge and skills of an individual Nurse has a huge impact on the success of a patient’s experience in the healthcare system and provide a range of education content to do just that. The education sessions are provided by and in consultation with subject experts with proven experience in their field of speciality.

Find out more about the NCI Education Governance Committee>>

Our Sponsors

 

Our affiliation with ACN provides you with the opportunity to grow your career and tap into your individual potential.

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Costs & Inclusions

  • An extensive Conference program based on current best practice
  • Conference Presenter/s that is a recognised expert in their field and are excited to be able to share their skill, knowledge, and passion with Conference Attendees
  • An online Conference library filled to the brim with educational content that allows you to create your own learning experience by completing pre-conference education activities
  • A Registration Reception including complimentary drinks where you can meet other Conference Attendees and network with Conference Convenors and Conference Presenter/s
  • Editable electronic note pages that can be downloaded to your device of choice
  • A Conference pack that includes a notepad, pen, lanyard and additional information to support a fantastic Conference experience
  • A complimentary Farewell Drinks and Canapes Function held on the last night of the Conference to celebrate new friendships and information gained
  • A Conference Transcript that identifies each session held at the Conference including the session synopsis and session presenter/s
  • A Certificate of Completion identifying the CPD hours attached to the Conference Program for you to include in your CPD Evidence Portfolio
Disclaimer:  The opinions and statements of facts expressed in the Papers in these proceedings are those of the Authors and do not necessarily represent those of the Nurses for Nurses Network (NfNN), the editors, the organising committee or the supporters of this conference. No responsibility can be accepted by the organisers for errors or omissions in the individual papers. Sessions are correct at time of publication. Sessions are subject to change without notice due to circumstances beyond the control of the organisers. NfNN reserves the right to alter charges, cancel, postpone, change or withdraw the product or service at any time.

Registration Cost

$990.00

Including GST

Conference registration and deposits are being handled by our Conference Partner – Education at Sea.

This is a fabulous program – to secure your place at this Conference you need to contact Education at Sea to find out about all the cabin options available.

Once you have paid your deposit, your registration is confirmed and you can start planning your Conference getaway.

Please note: Conference registration does not include accommodation or travel costs.

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