Tas Branch | Reducing low value care: Choosing Wisely

7:00pm Tuesday, 20 October 2020
8:00pm Tuesday, 20 October 2020

This presentation will cover the following learning objectives:

  • Outline the problem of low value care in Australia
  • Describe the impact of low value care on healthcare delivery
  • Outline the obligation that health care professionals have to deliver high value care
  • Identify readily available resources used to reduce unnecessary tests and procedures in practice
  • Discuss strategies for engaging effectively with patients to facilitate delivery of shared, high value care

This webinar will commence at 7:00pm AEDT

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  • Geoff Couser, Senior Staff Specialist, Emergency Department, Royal Hobart Hospital; Clinical Associate Professor, School of Medicine, University of Tasmania; Clinical Lead, Choosing Wisely, Royal Hobart Hospital, Tas

Competency Standards:

  • Standard 1.6.1 Collaborate to improve quality and safety across the continuum of care
  • Standard 2.1.2 Support and respect the rights of patients and other clients to contribute to decision-making
  • Standard 3.6.2 Support health promotion activities and health services intended to maintain and improve health

National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2016


This activity has been accredited for 1 hour of Group-1 CPD (or 1 CPD credit), suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan. 

The accreditation number is S2020/64.