Spirometry Training

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Spirometry Training for Health Professionals

Spirometry is recommended as an indispensable tool to aid in the diagnosis and monitoring of chronic airways disease. Point–of–care (POC) spirometry testing has been shown to increase the correctness of COPD and asthma diagnoses and improve the clinical management of patients in primary care. The Spirometry Learning Module (SLM) is a suite of comprehensive educational and training resources designed and developed by the SLM Development Group and the Southern Adelaide Local Health Network and facilitated by Chandlers Hill Surgery and are compliant with national and international spirometry standards.

SLM – Competency Assessment (SLM-CA)

The SLM-CA is a comprehensive training course for health professionals who conduct POC spirometry testing. It will provide health professionals with the expertise, practical skills and confidence necessary to obtain quality assured spirometry measurements and achieve competency in POC spirometry testing. Cost: SLM-CA course fees are determined by the individual SLM course providers.

SLM – Educational Resources for Health Professionals (SLM – ERHP)

The SLM – ERHP is a comprehensive suite of resources for health professionals who supervise POC spirometry testing or interpret POC spirometry tests. The SLM-ERHP is designed to assist health professionals recognise the essential requirements for quality assured, point-of-care spirometry and reliably interpret test results.

Cost: $50 for 12-month subscription.

Access the SLM-ERHP Overview including instructions for enrolment and payment

If you require further information about these SLM education and training programs, please contact us at Chandlers Hill Surgery.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 08 8381 2822 (ask for Meera, Jacky or Kerry)

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