Unlocking asthma inhaler technique

NPS MedicineWise in partnership with Asthma Australia have developed an interactive online learning module for health professionals designed to emphasise the importance of checking patients’ asthma inhaler technique to ensure correct usage. Unique features of this online learning module include communication skills required to start the conversation with patients as well as the methodology to demonstrate correct technique..

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Target audience: Pharmacists, Practice nurses

Open to: GPs, Pharmacists, Nurses, Students

Cost: Free

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CPD points and practice incentives

Continuing professional development


It is recommended that 30 - 40 minutes be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan.

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This activity is endorsed by ACN according to our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Endorsed Course Standards. It has been allocated 1 CPD hour according to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia - Continuing Professional Development Standard.


Practice incentives for general practice

This activity is recognised for the Quality Prescribing Incentive of the Practice Incentives Program (QPI PIP). The QPI PIP year in which the activity is recognised will be determined by the date of completion.

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Last modified: Friday, 26 August 2016, 2:23 PM