Clinical Resources & Manuals

Remote Primary Health Care Manuals

The Remote Primary Health Care Manuals are no longer available from CRANAplus. The 2017 editions of the RPHCM Manuals of the CARPA, Clinical Procedures Manual, Womens Business Manual and Medicines Book can be accessed for FREE online at remotephcmanuals.com.au or purchased from Centre for Remote Health .

Primary Clinical Care Manual

Produced by Queensland Health

Clinical Guidelines and Best Practice Standards

Australian Clinical Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Atrial Fibrillation, 2018

Guidelines for the prevention, detection and management of heart failure in Australia 2018

Australian Commission on Safety & Quality

Rheumatic Heart Foundation

Australia Heart Foundation

Palliative Care

Asthma

Cancer Council

Indigenous Eye health

Dementia Australia

Diabetes Australia

Mental Health Commission



Maternity based resources

Here you can download the MEC resources as shown and discussed during the MEC course.

NNR Flowchart
This flowchart poster was developed for the CRANAplus Maternity Emergency Care Course. The flowchart shows the steps required to manage a situation in which a baby requires resuscitation after birth. The CRANAplus Maternity Emergency Care Course is a program aimed at non-midwifery/non-obstetric trained health practitioners. It’s purpose is to provide basic emergency skills and knowledge relating to maternity emergencies and management of an unexpected birth in isolated locations.

PPH Flowchart
This flowchart poster was developed for the CRANAplus Maternity Emergency Care Course. The flowchart shows the steps required to manage a situation in which a woman is bleeding heavily after the birth of her baby. The
CRANAplusMaternity Emergency Care Course is a program aimed at non-midwifery/non-obstetric trained health practitioners. It’s purpose is to provide basic emergency skills and knowledge relating to maternity emergencies and management of an unexpected birth in isolated locations.

Visual guide to estimating blood loss
This visual guide provides clinicians with a guide to assist them in estimating the blood loss for the woman following birth.

MEC Shoulder Dystocia flowchart
This flowchart poster was developed for the CRANAplus Maternity Emergency Care (MEC) Course. The flowchart shows a simple, systematic approach to managing a shoulder dystocia occurring in an isolated context. The CRANAplusMaternity Emergency Care Course is a program aimed at non-midwifery/non-obstetric trained health practitioners. It’s purpose is to provide basic emergency skills and knowledge relating to maternity emergencies and management of an unexpected birth in isolated locations.

Active management of the 3rd stage of labour
This flowchart poster was developed for the CRANAplus Maternity Emergency Care Course. The flowchart shows the steps involved in actively managing the 3rd stage of labour. The CRANAplus Maternity Emergency Care Course is a program aimed at non-midwifery/non-obstetric trained health practitioners. It’s purpose is to provide basic emergency skills and knowledge relating to maternity emergencies and management of an unexpected birth in isolated locations.

Clonus video
Hyper-reflexia is one of the signs of Pre-eclampsia. This video demonstrates hyper-reflexia through clonus.

General Information

Australian Rural Birthing Index Toolkit
An evidence-based guide to assessing the appropriate level of maternity service for rural communities with populations of 1,000-25,000 and guidance on planning rural maternity services.

National Healthy Skin Guideline
For the Prevention, Treatment and Public Health Control of Impetigo, Scabies, Crusted Scabies and Tinea for Indigenous Populations and Communities in Australia

Codeine
Medicines containing codeine are no longer available without a prescription. To assist with the transition, and using Federal funds, the National Rural Health Alliance, in partnership with CRANAplus, has developed information for health professionals and health consumers. The following three posters are available for download - just click the link below each poster.
Poster 1
Poster 2
Poster 3