Sleep Therapy - Level 1 (Adelaide)    

This course will train participants on the identification, diagnosis, and treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA). Specific focus will be given to Philips Sleep Therapy devices, algorithms, mask fitting, remote patient monitoring, and long-term therapy outcomes.

Course Information

Speaker

Ms Amelia Walker, Ms Melissa Wines

Country

Australia

Venue

The Playford Adelaide

Ballroom 3 Room

120 North Terrace,

Adelaide, SA 5000

Status

Open for Registration

Registration Fee

AUD $150.00 per pax

*GST included

Seats Available

30

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Summary

Participants              

CPAP Providers and Sleep Technicians who are new to Sleep Therapy, or want to review current knowledge.

Duration                      

2 days    

Time                             

9:00am–4:00pm

 

Agenda

09:00 am - 09:30 am Registration and Welcome
09:30 am - 10:00 am Identification: Understanding Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
10:00 am - 10:30 am Diagnosis: Understanding Sleep Studies
10:30 am - 10:45 am Morning Break
10:45 am - 12:15 pm Treatment: Sleep Therapy
12:15 pm - 01:15 pm Lunch Break
01:15 pm - 02:15 pm Treatment: Sleep Therapy
02:15 pm - 02:45 pm Treatment: DreamStation and Hands On
02:45 pm - 03:00 pm Afternoon Break
03:00 pm - 03:30 pm Treatment: DreamStation Go and Hands On
03:30 pm - 04:00 pm Learning Summary
04:00 pm Finish
09:00 am - 09:30 am Welcome and Recap
09:30 am - 10:45 am Patient Interface: Importance of Mask Fit
10:45 am - 11:00 am Morning Break
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Patient Interface: Importance of Mask Fit
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm Lunch Break
01:00 pm - 02:30 pm Connected Care: Patient Management and Reports
02:30 pm - 02:45 pm Afternoon Break
02:45 pm - 03:15 pm Competency Check and Review
03:15 pm - 03:30 pm Learning Summary
03:30 pm - 04:00 pm Certificates Presented
04:00 pm Finish

About Speaker

Ms Amelia Walker

Following a Bachelor of Arts at Otago University in New Zealand, Amelia worked at a pathology lab in Auckland Hospital. She worked as a diagnostics co-ordinator before starting with Philips in 2014 as a Sleepeasy consultant.  Amelia was then seconded to the role of Product Specialist for Sleep Therapy before becoming an Account Manager for Australian Pharmacy Sleep Services (APSS) in Victoria.  She was recently promoted to become a dedicated Clinical Educator for APSS.

Ms Melissa Wines

Melissa holds both a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science (Hons) from Swinburne University. She worked for four years at Mitcham Private Sleep Lab  before commencing at Philips in 2010 as a Sleepeasy consultant.  Melissa later became a Sleepeasy Educator, then Homecare Account Manager before commencing her role as Clinical Sales Specialist and Hospital Account Manager for Vic, Tas, SA, NT and NZ.