On this page you will find information on Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) sessions. Scroll down for links to the 2015 programme, for Peer Review and other professional development.

If you have any suggestions or requests for future CME/CNE sessions, please contact the Director of Nursing at DN@comprehensivecare.co.nz.

E-learning rheumatic fever course

A resource primarily for community health workers and primary care and public health nurses who work with families who may be at risk of developing rheumatic fever. Follow the link for a course guide (5 pages, PDF) and the LearnOnline course catalogue.

2016 workshops: Preceptor training and Phlebotomy/cannulation

Waitemata DHB offer free workshops for nursing professional development.

See the attached flyers (1-page PDF each) for information about content and dates for Preceptor training (pre-reading plus 1 day workshop; 5 dates) and Phlebotomy and cannulation (pre-reading, 3-hour workshop plus 3 supervised assessment; 5 dates).

Presentations from 2015 CME/CNE sessions

2015 Seasonal influenza campaign and key messages; presentation by Jacqui Crooks, Northern Immunisation Education Facilitator, Immunisation Advisory Centre; 10 March 2015 [PDF, 28 pages, 2MB]

Managing cardiovascular disease effectively in primary care; presentation by Dr Fraser Hamilton, GP & Clinical Director National Heart Foundation; 17 February 2015 [PDF, 81 pages, 5MB]