Technology plays a diverse and critical role in general practice. It is a key factor in effective communication to support clinical care, with the most efficient method of information transfer being via secure electronic communication. It allows practitioners to digitally record, share and analyse clinical information.
Technology also has the potential to improve practice efficiencies through practice management software and online appointment systems.
These webinars are designed to provide an overview of the role of technology in general practice and how these technologies may be safely and confidently implemented and managed in general practices.
Topics covered include:
- Using email
- Secure electronic communication
- Follow-up systems
- Online appointment technologies
- Safe disposal of hardware
- Using mobile devices for clinical photos
Accredited for two Category 2 RACGP Quality Improvement and Continuing Professional Development points for the 2017–19 triennium.