Professional Development

Emergencies in General Practice

Emergencies in General Practice

Update your knowledge and skills with four live interactive webinars covering the management of common and serious emergencies in general practice. 

2022 Course Content

Emergency presentations are a common occurrence in general practice.  While many are less severe and can be readily managed in the general practice setting, others need urgent assessment, management and secondary care referral. The Medcast ‘Emergencies in General Practice’ course will cover the latest in research and practice updates in this field.

This course will cover a range of emergencies in general practice including:

  • Acute coronary syndrome
  • Acute asthma (new)
  • Arrhythmias and ECG interpretation
  • Mental health emergencies
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Envenomation
  • Eye trauma (new)
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Paediatrics breaks and bumps
  • Paediatric burns (new)
  • Poisoning
  • Sepsis (new)
  • And more…

Course format

The 2022 course will be run as a series of four live webinar events, totalling 6 hours of content. The webinars are delivered by experienced Australian GP medical educators and promise to be practical, relevant and interactive. They will address recent practice updates through a series of emergency scenarios.

In addition, you will also receive access to:

  • The four webinars as ‘on-demand’ recordings
  • Accompanying evidence summaries
  • Online interactive case studies
  • An online moderated community, where questions can be posted, and participants can interact

Course dates

This 2022.2 Emergencies in General Practice course will be held LIVE on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 20th July 2022
  • Wednesday 27th July 2022
  • Wednesday 3rd August 2022
  • Wednesday 10th August 2022

CPD Points: 8 ACRRM PDP points | 6 CPD hours for Nurses | 40 RACGP Accredited CPD Points | 12 CPD points

Areas of Interest: Diabetes and Metabolic, Emergencies, General Practice, Medical Education, Mental Health, Paediatrics


20 Jul 2022 - 10 Aug 2022


8:00 pm - 9:30 pm



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