eLearning Health Topics

The health topics listed below have been identified by practitioners through the annual training needs analysis conducted by Northern Territory PHN as being relevant to the primary health care workforce across the Northern Territory.

Click on any of the topics below to access links to external associations which provide online resources on the specific subject matter.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Awareness

Resources provided cover Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander Cultural Awareness training. Health topics specific to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander health will be listed under individual health topic titles.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Aged Care

Resources provided cover topics such as clinical challenges for management of incontinence in general practice and the timely diagnosis of dementia.

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
ThinkGP

Blood

Resources provided cover health topics such as Clinical Transfusion Practice, Collecting Blood Specimens, Transporting Blood, Patient Blood Management, Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Perioperative, Postpartum Haemorrhage, Critical Bleeding.

BloodSafe

Bones

Resources provided cover Clinical Challenges for Bones.

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Cancer

Resources provided cover health topics such as Breast Cancer, General Principles of Cancer Care, Cancer Treatment Modules, Cancer Diagnosis, Side Effects of Treatment and Symptom Management, Oncological Emergencies, Premalignant and Malignant Melanoma Skin Cancer, Psychosocial Care, Biopsy Techniques, Skin Cancer Prevention, and Cancer Survivorship.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
ThinkGP
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Cardiovascular

Resources provided cover warning signs of heart attack and stroke.

Heart Foundation

Child and Adolescent Health

Resources provided cover health topics such as young male health, autism, practical paediatrics, common orthopaedic conditions, healthy eating and seizure disorders in children and adolescents.

Andrology Australia
Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
ThinkGP

Chronic Conditions

Resources provided cover health topics such as Chronic Disease Self Management, Diagnosis Management, Hemochromatosis, Parkinson’s Disease, Renal Failure, Sexual Health, Tinnitus, Rheumatic Fever, Rheumatic Heart Disease, Thyroid, Respiratory Tract, Alcohol Related Issues, Urology and Weight Management, Lifestyle and Nutrition.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Rheumatic Heart Disease Australia
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
ThinkGP
Northern Territory Government Introduction to Preventable Chronic Conditions Management

Dermatology

Resources provided cover health topics such as Premalignant and Malignant Non Melanoma Skin Cancer, Bacterial Skin Infections, Light Related Diseases and Disorders of Pigmentation, Vascular Tumours and Malformations, Hair and Nail Diseases, Viral Infections, Fungal, Neonatal Disease, Acne, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Cutaneous Manifestations of Internal Disease, Urticaria, Benign Skin Tumours, Exanthem and Drug Reactions, Hypersensitivity Syndromes, Infestation and Bites, Psoriasis, Connective Tissue Diseases, Malignant Melanoma, Detection of Skin Cancer and Biopsy Techniques.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
ThinkGP
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Disability

Resources provided cover clinical challenges for the disability health topic.

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Ears

Resources provided for Relay Learning Services.

National Relay Service

Emergency Medicine

Resources provided cover health topics such as Retrieval Medicine and Emergency Care.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Immunisation

Resources provided cover health topics such as Adult Immunisation, Travel Immunisation and Immunisation MCQ–Paediatrics.

Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Lungs

Resources provided cover health topics such as Lungs in Action Program, Interactive Training, Pulmonary Rehabilitation and COPD Pharmacy.

Lung Foundation Australia

Men's Health

Resources provided cover health topics such as Young Male Health, Men’s Sexual and Reproductive Health, Management of Incontinence and Older Male Health.

Andrology Australia
ThinkGP

Mental Health

Resources provided cover health topics such as Autism Spectrum Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence, Mental Health in Rural and Remote Australia, Mental Health Legislation and Regulation, Sub-specialities of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Treatment, Mental Health Care in a Multicultural Community, Perinatal Mental Health Disorders, Sub-typing Depression, Disaster Trauma and Dementia.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Beyond Blue
Black Dog Institute
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
ThinkGP

Oral Health

Resources provided cover health topics such as management of Dental Emergencies.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine

Paediatrics
Palliative Care

Resources provided cover health topics such as Opioid Medication, Palliative Care in Aged Care Homes.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Palliative Care Online Training Helping health professionals providing palliative care to aged persons in the community to implement the principles of the Guidelines in their practice. This project is funded by the Department of Health and is developed jointly between SilverChain, AHHA, Just Health Consultants, e3Learning and the DeathTalker, Molly Carlile. This free online training is available to participants across Australia.

Pharmacology

Resources provided for basic pharmacology.

Australian Primary Care Nursing Association

Practice/Business Management

Resources provided cover health topics such as Finance, Practice Management Essentials, Clinical Teaching, Committee Chairs and Program Directors, Mentoring, Digital Photography and Videography, Telehealth, Funding and Payments, Bullying and Harassment, Equal Employment Opportunity, Work Health and Safety, Telephone Triage, eHealth for your Practice, First Aid and Clinical Upskilling.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
CRANAPlus
ThinkGP
Australian Primary Care Nursing Association
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

Radiology

Resources provided for basic radiology.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine

Seizure Disorders

Resources provided cover health topics such as Antiepileptic Medication Management, Seizure Disorders in Children and Adolescents, Diagnosing a Seizure and Epilepsy.

ThinkGP

Stroke

Resources provided cover health topics such as Stroke Management in General Practice, Prevention, Signs of Stroke, Assessment and Diagnosis, Coordinated Stroke Management and Rehabilitation.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Heart Foundation

Women's Health

Resources provided cover health topics such as Breast Cancer Triple Test, Breast Cancer Treatment, Early Breast Cancer Detection, Contraceptive Options, Reproductive Health, Menopause, Pregnancy and Perinatal Depression and Postnatal Depression.

Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
ThinkGP

Wound Management

WoundsWest provides an online interactive program designed by wound management experts. The program will help you provide better patient care by improving your ability to prevent and manage wounds. This evidence-based program is free and can be used anytime – day or night.

WoundsWest