Hematopoietic System (Stream 2) and Hematopoietic System: Infectious Occupational Diseases Update (Stream 2)

Accreditation Information

This is a Stream 2 module and is designed for doctors that have already successfully completed the Stream 1 module and hold its two accreditations.

Successful completion of the Stream 2 module will lead to awarding of two updates to accreditation:

  1. Hematopoietic System Update
  2. Hematopoietic System: Infectious Occupational Diseases Update

If you have not already successfully completed this module and you want to gain these accreditations, please go back to the homepage and enrol in Hematopoietic System and Hematopoietic System: Infectious Occupational Diseases (Stream 1).

Module Information

This module covers the evaluation criteria from Chapter 7 of the Guides (the Hematopoietic System) but also covers an additional set of prescribed Guidelines for assessing Occupational Infectious Diseases.

The module includes:

  • The methodology in Chapter 7 relating to disorders of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, coagulation proteins and the immune defence system.
  • Detailed discussion of the approach to assessing impairment from splenectomy.
  • Detailed discussion of the approach to be taken to assess impairment associated with permanent need for use of blood thinners.
  • The methodology prescribed Guidelines for assessing Occupational Infectious Diseases and the fact that these Guidelines do not apply for all compensation jurisdictions.

Open
  • Facilitator: Professor Richard Fox
  • Facilitator: Dr David Fish
  • Date: 20/11/2018
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Fee: $400
  • AMA Vic Fee: $380
  • Address:
    293 Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052
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