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A management and leadership program for Clinicians in Tasmania.

The Practical Leadership Series is aimed at clinicians who want to improve their management and leadership skills or managers who want a quality program of training for their future leaders. RACMA gives you a choice of two continuing professional development pathways to follow over 2015 and 2016.



The Quality Improvement Pathway
Give your organisation the foundation for an application to the ACHS Quality Improvement Awards
REGISTER YOUR INTEREST!

Medical staff should be leaders in quality and innovation. Such leadership provides opportunity to change systems that benefit both patients and staff. Attendance to four mandatory workshops over two years will allow you to develop, deliver, evaluate and present a compulsory quality project of your choice for the benefit of your organisation.
 

Workshop 1

Doctors Leading in Quality: Selecting a Quality Project

27 May 2015
Workshop 2 Doctors Leading in Quality: The Art of Structured Problem Solving 26 August 2015
Workshop 3 Doctors Leading in Quality: Writing and Evaluating your Project 26 February 2016
Workshop 4 Doctors Leading in Quality: Presentation 27 May 2016
All workshops will be delivered at the Country Club Tasmania in Launceston
 

For enquiries or to register your interest please contact Ms Irit Ziv at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 



The Clinician to Manager Pathway
Give yourself or team the opportunity to be eligible to apply for the AFRACMA post nominal
REGISTER YOUR INTEREST!

Management and leadership have increasingly become part of the role of the 21st century doctor. Attendance to four mandatory workshops and six webinars will give you the foundation you need for moving into management. Alternatively, take the opportunity to train your future managers using this program.

Workshop 1

Understanding your Personal Management Mindset and; Leader verses Manager Mindsets

27 May 2015
Workshop 2 Clinical Governance and Credentialing and; Ethical Decision Making Issues 26 August 2015
Workshop 3 Managing Open Disclosure 26 February 2016
Workshop 4 Teams and Team Building and; Human Resource Functions: Performance Management 27 May 2016
All workshops will be delivered at the Country Club Tasmania in Launceston
 

For enquiries or to register your interest please contact Ms Irit Ziv at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 





RACMA Practical Leadership Series

The Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (RACMA) ofers a series of leadership workshops to support individuals in medical settings. The workshops incorporate best practice and take on board the expertise of leaders in the medical and medical education fields; consequently workshops will be delivered by a variety of national and international speakers, expert medical educators and RACMA Fellows.

Sessions are aimed at enabling individuals to enhance their performance and build working confidence and competence in a safe and confidential setting. The themes included are aimed at supporting the development of skills in the most challenging areas of medical work. Whether looking to refresh skills, improve the capabilities of staff or attain skills to support a new job role, RACMA’s Practical Leadership Series has something for every practitioner.

RACMA Practical Leadership Series Brochure and Registration Formview pdf file

RACMA launched the new professional development program at the University of Tasmania in Hobart on 4 July 2014. Delegates were welcomed by RACMA president Dr Lee Gruner and RACMA Chief Executive Dr Karen Owen, with the keynote address delivered by Prof Chris Baggoley AO - Chief Medical Officer Australian Government. Prof Baggoley discussed the importance of working towards a sustainable health system for Tasmania, with local context also provided by Mr Graeme Houghton, Chair Tasmanian Health Organisations Council and Dr Lee Gruner. Delegates were given the opportunity to review the planned program and influence content by providing feedback about workshops, webinars and master classes.

Follow the links below to access the key note address given by Prof Chris Baggoley AO and recommended reading supporting Prof Baggoley’s presentation.

Tasmania Launch Addressview pdf file
Harnessing Implementation Science to Improve Care Quality and Patient Safetyview pdf file
Ten Clinician-Driven Strategies for Maximising Value of Australian Health Careview pdf file

Open Disclosure Workshops

During 2014 Engagement and Expert Engagement with Patients workshops were held to enable medical staff appropriately engage with open disclosure either directly with patients or in terms managing the open disclosure process in a medical setting.  The Expert Engagement with patients included a half day live simulation process with an actor that allowed attendees to address a variety of issues from patient engagement to policy and process awareness. Additional workshops are planned for 2015 - watch this space for details.


For further information regarding the RACMA Practical Leadership Series please contact Dawn van den Berg at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or +61 3 9824 4699.


This professional development program is supported by financial assistance from the Australian Government Department of Health.
Last Updated on Monday, 23 March 2015 15:53