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Antenatal Update - Obstetric Interventions

Event Details


19 February 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm


Blue Mountains


General Practice

CPD Allocation:

4 Category 2 RACGP points


Fairmont Resort, 1 Sublime Point Road , Leura


Fairmont Resort, 1 Sublime Point Road , Leura

Key Presenter/s:

Dr Glenn Blanchette, Head of Obstetrics, Senior Staff Specialist, Nepean and Blue Mountains Hospitals

Ms Madeleine Simpson, Nurse and Midwifery Unit Manager, Women and Children's Health, Blue Mountains Hospital


For GPs and Practice Nurses 

Join Dr Glenn Blanchette, Senior Staff Specialist at Nepean Hospital for the annual Antenatal Update and find out what's happening in local maternity services.

This session will focus on induction of labour, changes to local approaches to surgical interventions and a brief overview on Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing.

Learning outcomes:

  • Consider the new induction of labour indicators and protocols
  • Outline Nepean Hospital's approach to obstetric surgical interventions
  • Summarise some of the available Non-Invasive Prenatal Tests (NIPT)
  • Inform patients of their antenatal and postnatal care options at Nepean and Blue Mountains Hospitals
  • Access GP Antenatal Shared Care protocols

For Antenatal Shared Care Providers
Participation in this activity will go towards meeting your CPD requirement for GP Antenatal Shared Care.


6.30pm l Arrival & light dinner

7.00pm l Session

9.00pm l Finish

For further information, contact Barbara on 4708 8100

RSVP date:

15 February 2019

RACGP activity number:


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