Free Hand Hygiene Module

To ensure all health professionals are best prepared to contain the spread of coronavirus, we at Ausmed have made our Hand Hygiene Module free. We invite you to undertake this 40 minute module.

Cover image for lecture: Shining a Spotlight on CPD

Lecture Overview

This short and sharp presentation will give you the essential facts on the current Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Standard in Australia. Includes: what is a conflict of interest? How many hours do I need to complete? And how can I spot fraudulent research?


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Linda Starr

Dr Linda Starr has undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in general, mental health nursing, law, education and a PhD in legal issues in elder abuse. Linda has extensive experience as an RN in metropolitan and rural locations, in general nursing, mental health, forensic health, aged care and management. She has held senior positions in academia, including the dean of the School of Nursing and Midwifery. Linda has publications in health law and forensic health issues. Linda is an associate professor in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University and a consultant educator in health law and ethics for nurses, midwives and carers. She is chair of the SA Board of Nursing and Midwifery, fellow of the College of Nursing Australia, foundation president of the Australian Forensic Nurses Association, member on the School of Health Academic Advisory Board for Open Colleges and the international member on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Forensic Nursing. See Educator Profile


16 Total Rating(s)
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Suzette Kirk
28 May 2019

This course has enhanced my knowledge of what i need to do to obtain my CPD points.

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Gertrude Manyota
08 May 2019

Very informative.

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Debbie Ann Eagleton
17 Mar 2019

The lecture was fantastic at understanding the ours that have to be done.

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Felix Eistrup Santos
16 Feb 2019

Very happy with the delivery of content.

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Kristine Webster-Lawson
03 May 2018

Great educator easy voice to listen to

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Jennifer Margaret Polglase
02 Apr 2018

The educator was clear and concise

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Danielle Phair
30 Mar 2018

Helped with understanding what I needed to do to complete my first year registered surrounding CPD.

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Michele Selby
25 Mar 2018


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Steven Walker
24 Mar 2018

Thanks. Glad I watched this one. We all need reminding from time to time; I feel.

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Nicholas Stewart Cleave
04 Mar 2018

Excellent reminder