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Heart Foundation and Gippsland PHN Cardiovascular Diseases Virtual Roadshow

An interactive Virtual Roadshow bringing a tailored approach of Cardiovascular Risk Reduction from the Heart Foundation in collaboration with Gippsland PHN.

This interactive, live Virtual Workshop will bring together a specialist presentation followed by breakout groups and completed with live audience Panel Q & A with the following objectives:

– update primary care health professionals on the latest clinical risk assessment recommendations incorporating new evidence on risk factors, imaging and biomarkers
– provide practical advice for the application of Heart Health Checks, including available resources for the general practice team. Participants will be encouraged to systematically embed Heart Health Checks as part of routine care.
– guidance on the management of high blood pressure and cholesterol, nutrition and other lifestyle support strategies
-increase knowledge on local referral pathways for risk factor management and review, including the Victorian Life program
– support the design and delivery of quality improvement activities to leverage national and local incentives for ease of implementation

Privacy and data collection information:

This event is organised in partnership with the Heart Foundation and Gippsland PHN.  By registering for this event, you agree for submitted information to be shared and collected by the participating organisations for the purpose of planning, conducting and evaluating the event. Please visit the individual organisations website to view their  privacy and or data collection statements.