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Clinical education

Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme provides regular education for prescribers, clients and carers. Students studying to become a health professional in any MASS designated prescriber category are also welcome to participate.

What education is available?

Most education is provided in a webinar format and these are free to attend. Workshops are also available; with a registration fee to attend.

To register for a webinar or workshop, please use the links on the PDF Education Calendar to book into events using an online bookings system. After making a booking for a webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to enter the room and the calendar appointment attached. Our PDF Education Calendar details how to download The Teams app and participate in webinars using Microsoft Teams.

View MASS Education Calendar (including links to recently recorded webinars) as PDF (PDF 529 kB)

Contact MASS Education

Email: MASS-Education@health.qld.gov.au

Phone: 07 3136 3526

Last updated: 23 June 2022

Upcoming Webinars and Workshops for 2022

All webinars and workshops are free to attend – click topic link to register and/or for more information.

Date and TimeTopic

Wednesday, 27 July

9.00- 11.00am

Introduction to Maintaining and Adjusting Assistive Technology (In-Person Workshop - Numbers limited to 20 people)

Thursday, 28 July

12:00-12.30pm

Resources for Maintaining and Adjusting Assistive Technology (Webinar)

July - Ongoing - complete expression of interest

Pressure Re-distribution Cushions Remote Hands-on Learning Programme  (PDF 246 kB)(Remote hands-on learning)

Thursday, 25 August

1:00-2:00pm

Assessing and Prescribing Beds and Recliner/fall out Chairs in the Palliative Care Context (Webinar)

Thursday, 15 September

1:00-2:00pm

Applying for Continence Aids Using MASS-eApply (Webinar)

Thursday, 22 September

1:00-2.00pm

Emerging Research in Pressure Redistribution Support Surfaces (Webinar)

Thursday, 29 September

1.00 -2.30pm

Overview of Products in the new MASS Continence Standing Offer Arrangement (SOA) (Webinar)

Thursday, 13 October

1:00- 2:00pm

Cultural Considerations regarding the Provision of Assistive Technology (AT) to First Nations Peoples (Webinar)

Tuesday, 25 October

2.00 – 4.30pm

Selecting and Setting Up Mounting Systems (wheelchair, table and rolling mounts) for Communication Aids (In-Person Workshop - Numbers limited to 20 people)

Thursday, 10 November

1:00–2:00pm

Assessing for and Prescribing Bathing and toileting Aids (Webinar)

Wednesday, 30 November

1:00-2:00pm

Meeting the Assistive Technology, Continence and Pressure Management Needs of Bariatric Clients (Webinar)

Wednesday, 7 December

1:00 – 1.30pm

MASS-eApply in a Nutshell (Webinar)