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Cancer Screening Education for General Practitioners

This online course provides information, resources, and tools to support GPs and their practice in their ongoing role to promote and manage clients through the three cancer screening programs (bowel, breast, and cervical).

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Course type

eLearning - Complete online at your own pace.

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Fees

Fully funded, free to access.

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Who is this
course for?

General practitioners, practice nurses, and practice managers delivering clinically appropriate advice, services, treatment, and care to ensure clients progress through the screening pathways.

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Eligibility

Medical or nursing qualifications are advantageous but not necessary.

Course overview

GPs are the first port of call in the healthcare system and have a central role in the success of the three national cancer screening programs: BreastScreen Australia, the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program, and the National Cervical Screening Program.

True has developed a multi-modal education package of up-to-date information, resources, and tools to support GPs and their practice staff in encouraging participation in these programs.

The course has been designed to be accessed online and in your own time. Participants can choose individual activities to meet their own learning needs, or they can complete the entire package of education.

The education package consists of:

  • Introduction to Australia's Cancer Screening Programs
  • 10 self-paced, online modules
  • Population based cancer screening
  • General practitioners and BreastScreen Queensland
  • Assessing breast cancer risk
  • General practitioners and the National Cervical Screening Program
  • Symptoms and signs of cervical cancer
  • When to use a co-test
  • Self-collection in cervical screening
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV) and the HPV vaccine
  • General practitioners and the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
  • Assessing bowel cancer risk
  • 1 webinar
  • Cervical cancer and symptoms
  • 2 podcasts
  • Bowel screening
  • Breast screening
  • Resources

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Course outcomes

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