Provisional Program

The program below is provisional and will be updated as planning proceeds. Please check this page regularly for updates.

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Tuesday 16 October

0800 – 0900

Registration
for AAPM Pre-Conference Workshop Attendees

0900 – 1530

Pre-conference workshops offer attendees the opportunity to participate in sessions with smaller groups that incorporate some participation. A range of workshops will be offered in 2018 with different topics for practice managers and practice staff. Topics will include change, financial and risk management. Following on from last year’s highly successful workshop, a dedicated receptionist workshop will also be held.

You can register for the pre-conference workshops during the online registration process. Pre-conference workshops held on Tuesday, are an additional cost and are not included in any registration categories.

CHANGE MANAGEMENT 

Managers as change agents – transforming team resistance to change – 

‘Mini Retreat’ Pre-Conference Workshop with DIKE DRUMMOND  

 

Murray Room 

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

Cutcher & Neal 

 

 

 

Swan Room 

RISK MANAGEMENT 

Risk Management Avant 

 

 

Fitzroy Room 

RECEPTIONIST WORKSHOP  

MARION McKAY

 

 

 

Torrens Room

1200

Registration Opens
for AAPM National Conference Attendees

1430 – 1530

My Profession – My AAPM

Improving your professionalism and developing your career path through AAPM.

Bradman Theatrette 

1530 – 1630

Annual General Meeting
National Convention Centre

Potential members are welcome to all sessions. Only individual full members are entitled to vote at Convocation and the AAPM AGM. The AGM is the Board’s report on AAPM’s achievements over the past year and their strategic direction for the future. Following the AGM will be a welcome to new members and first-time attendees at the conference.

1800 – 2000

Welcome Reception
Exhibtion Hall, National Convention Centre

Wednesday 17 October

0715 – 0815

Special Interest Groups Breakfast
Swan Room

0800

Registration
Main Foyer, National Convention Centre

0845 – 0915

Plenary – Opening Session

 

Official Opening

Royal Theatre 

0915 – 1030

Dike Drummond

Burnout Proof Your Life 

 

 

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1030 – 1100

Morning Tea & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1100 – 1200

SIMON WALLER

Practice Managers: The New Champions of Technology 

 

 

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1300 – 1400

Lunch & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1400 - 1500 CONCURRENT SESSIONS

FOUNDATIONS

Smarter. Faster. Cheaper. Better. 

DEBBIE MAYO-SMITH 

 

Royal Theatre 

ALL PRACTICES

Developing alternative income streams

Financial Management – C&N

 

 

Menzies

1500 – 1530

Afternoon Tea & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1530 – 1640

Tim Baker

Influencing Capabilities for Practice Managers 

 

 

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1630 – 1700

Plenary – Fair Work Ombudsman

 

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1700 – 1800

Happy Hour & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1800 – 1900

UNEP Graduation
Venue TBA

Thursday 18 October 

0730 – 0830

States’ Breakfast

Murray Room

0900 – 1000

Saroo Brierley

A Long Way Home

 

 

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1000 – 1045

Michael Greco

The Patient Experience and Patient Engagement 

 

 

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1045 – 1115

Morning Tea & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1115 – 1200

Concurrent Sessions

FOUNDATIONS

Finance Foundations – 3 imperatives for Practice Managers 

Cutcher & Neale 

EXPERIENCED

Healthy doctors, healthy teams, healthy workplaces 

ROGER SEXTON

T.B.A

The New PIPQI

Department of Health Speaker 

Allied Health 

Balance and Boundaries 

DIKE DRUMMOND

1200 – 1245

Concurrent Sessions

NEW TO ROLE

One Minute Mindfulness

 

DIKE DRUMMOND 

EXPERIENCED 

Finance – Maximising Income, Containing Costs, ensuring sustainability

 

 

CUTCHER & NEALE 

SPECIALIST 

Specialist, Allied Health & Dental accreditation 

Panel – QIP, KYLIE ROBB, ALLIED HEALTH PM (SA PMOY 2016)

1245 – 1345

Lunch & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1345 – 1430

Concurrent Sessions

NEW TO ROLE  

Quality – What is this PDS thing? The quadruple aim for quality. 

AGPAL speaker 

EXPERIENCED

Engaging Clinicians in your Practice: Tenant? Sessional? Percentage? Flat rate? Services provided? 

Speaker TBA

PRIMARYHEALTH CARE MASTERCLASS  

1345 – 1415

Positioning of Primary Health Care at the Centre of the Health System 

JANET QUIGLEY 

RACGP

1415 – 1445

RACGP Computer Security Guidelines 

NATHAN PINSKIER

NON-GP

Engagement with Private Health Funds 

Case Studies 

1435 – 1520

Concurrent Sessions

FOUNDATIONS

Human Resources – interviews, Performance Reviews, Staff education, staff incentives 

Speaker TBA

EXPERIENCED – continued 

Engaging Clinicians in your Practice: Tenant? Sessional? Percentage? Flat rate? Services provided? 

1445 – 1520

1445 – 1520

 

DR LORETTA POERIO

EXPERIENCED

Mandatory Reporting of Data Breaches

 

1550 – 1610

Afternoon Tea & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

0340 – 0430

Steve Hambleton

Driving Change: How Digital Health is changing Australian healthcare practice

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1630 – 1720

Huw Kingston

The Adventure Starts Here:Making it possible

Royal Theatre, National Convention Centre

1730 – 1830

Happy Hour & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1900 – 2200

AAPM Fellows Dinner
National Gallery of Australia

Friday 19 October

0900 – 1000

1100 – 1130

Morning Tea & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1130 – 1300 

Concurrent Sessions

NEW TO ROLE 

RACGP 5th Edition Standards 

AGPAL 

EXPERIENCED 

Medico Legal – Q&A

AVANT 

MASTERCLASS

Powering your team through good relationships

GAYLENE CLEWES

1300 – 1400

Lunch & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1400 – 1500 

Concurrent Sessions

NEW TO ROLE 

Medicare Item numbers getting it right – Specialist, GP, Allied

 

MASTERCLASS

Innovation and it’s role in the manager’s journey 

TRACEY JOHNSON

ALLIED HEALTH 

A practical guide on how to survive a Medicare Audit. What you need to know regarding the Medicare requirements of Team Care Arrangements and Allied Health Medicare referrals.

ALLAN DONNELLY

1500 – 1530

Afternoon Tea & Industry Exhibition
Exhibition Area, National Convention Centre

1530 – 1630

Shara Evans 

Technology Trends

 

 

Royal Theatre

1900 – 2400

Conference Dinner
Black and White Dinner at Great Hall, Parliament House

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