Summit Health Vacancy
Summit Health has a unique and exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic an self-motivated person to work as our Operations Support Officer. This is a diverse and challenging full time position working across Summit Health and the Summit Health Centre and playing a critical role in the efficient operation of our core infrastructure including Administration, Finance and Information Technology.
You will be organised and professional, with positive attitude and commitment to providing high quality services to internal and external stakeholders.
To see the full Position Description CLICK HERE
Please send your application addressing the Position Description criteria together with your Resume to Penny Heinrich firstname.lastname@example.org by 9am Monday, 21 November 2016.
Applications or enquiries should be directed to Penny Heinrich on the above email address or (08) 8406 7733.
“Knowing Emotional and Physical Pain”
In collaboration with Leap SA - This course is for anyone living with emotional or physical pain. A non-prescriptive, interactive program, exploring the link between emotional/mental and physical health.
Focusing on building skills, sharing experiences and support.
When: Wednesday, 30 November & 7 December 2016
Venue: Summit Health Centre
To see flyer and how to book CLICK HERE
Immunisation Provider Network (IPN)
Are you involved in the delivery of an immunisation program and interested in networking with other immunisation providers?
The Adelaide PHN and Country SA PHN have developed the SA PHN Immunisation Hub to ensure there is a unified, ongoing immunisation focus across the State. One aspect of the Hub is to engage with a range of immunisation service providers to:
- facilitate peer support, networking and CPD opportunities
- share ideas and information
- raise and discuss relevant immunisation program issues
The Hub will provide Secretariat support to an immunisation network/group which includes supporting 4 meetings in 2016: 3 held in metropolitan Adelaide and 1 in rural SA.
If you are interested in becoming a member, please complete and submit this form CLICK HERE
For further information, please contact: Angela Newbound (Adelaide PHN) (08) 8219 5900 or
Tracy Maynard (Country SA PHN) (08) 8565 8900
Preferred Providers Selected for the delivery of Alcohol and other Drug Services
Country SA PHN has announced the preferred service providers selected and commissioned to provide drug and alcohol specific services across rural South Australia. More information on accessing services within local regions will be made available by Country SA PHN as services become operational between now and 1 January 2017. To read more CLICK HERE
2017 Heart Foundation Nurse Ambassador
If you are a nurse who is passionate about improving care and are working in a hospital, community or Aboriginal Health Service, General Practice or occupational health organisation, join the Heart Foundation Nurse Ambassador Program in 2017.
For program information and the application form CLICK HERE
Applications close 2 December 2016.
2017 South Australia Nursing & Midwifery Excellence Awards
Nominations are open and close Friday 2 December, 2016. The Award category winners will be announced at the South Australian Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards Gala Dinner on Friday, 12 May, 2017 and will receive a trophy and prize money of $1,000.00 in recognition of their achievements.
For further information and to nominate CLICK HERE
Immunisation Update via webinar
A two hour “Shingles disease and Zostavax vaccine” presentation will be delivered by Associate Professor Dr John Litt via a webinar on Thursday, 17 November 2016 from 6.30 to 8.30pm.
Following Dr John Litt's presentation, Angela Newbound (Adelaide PHN) will deliver a general immunisation program update.
For more information and to register CLICK HERE
‘Medical Management in The New ‘ICE’ Age'
Australian Medical Placements (AMP) is hosting a workshop to assist the management of what is seemingly an ‘epidemic’ in Australia. Whether it be a one-off or a 'frequent flyer' encounter, this workshop will provide the understanding and tools to implement a management plan.
Date: Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Venue: @313 - Level 1, 313 Payneham Road, Royston Park
6.00pm: Light dinner & 6:30 - 9:00pm: Presentation
- Professor Ann Roche - Director, NCETA (National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction, Flinders University).
- Dr Sam Alfred - Emergency Physician & Clinical Toxicologist Royal Adelaide Hospital
- Mr Michael White - Executive Director, SANDAS (SA Network of Drug and Alcohol Services)
Clinical Assessment of Common MSK Conditions
SportsMed SA will run a hands on workshop on Clinical Assessment of common MSK Condition with focus on lower extremities - ankle, knee, hip
Saturday, 19 November 2016
8.00am - 4.30pm
Small group practical sessions including examination techniques, case studies and radiology
with live patients!
RACGP Cat 1, ACRRM points
Approved for 1 day emergency medicine grant
For more information and to register CLICK HERE