Contraception essentials

Discover a comprehensive range of resources, training opportunities and tools for mastering the fundamentals of contraception care.

Welcome to Contraception Essentials, where we help you improve patient outcomes through patient centered shared decision making. Our tailored online live-facilitated training and toolkit will provide you with the necessary resources to increase your knowledge and confidence in contraception consultations. The toolkit includes a comprehensive set of resources including ASHM’s Decision Making in Contraception: Consultation Essentials.

Learn about the safety, efficacy, and side effects of available contraception methods, and access additional external resources to strengthen your practice. With these practical strategies, you can break down barriers to contraception access and provide better care to your patients.

Join our community of primary care professionals taking the first step in improving contraceptive care.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the safety, efficacy, and potential side effects of available methods.
  • Develop and implement a patient centred contraception consultation framework that prioritises shared decision making.
  • Identify and effectively address common issues and side effects that may arise during contraception care.
  • Propose actionable strategies for breaking down barriers to contraception access and improving patient outcomes.

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Endorsements and CPD

This education is a CPD Activity under the RACGP CPD Program. This activity has been allocated 4 educational activity hours and 1 reviewing performance hour in the RACGP 2023-2025 triennium.

This online course is endorsed by ACN according to our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Endorsed Course Standards. It has been allocated 5 CPD hours according to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia – Continuing Professional Development Standard.

APNA: Completion of this educational activity entitles eligible participants to claim 5 CPD hours.

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